Hormonal Imbalance and Headaches

When you experience a hormonal imbalance, it can seem like your entire body is working against you. A hormonal imbalance can manifest itself in many ways, not just with headaches that occur during your period, but in your energy levels, your mood, your ability to exercise, your appetite, your ability to cope with stress – […]

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Top 5 Energy Foods for New Moms

After having a baby, many women want to lose those pregnancy pounds as quickly as they possibly can. But, there’s something far more important for your body post birth, and that is eating the right foods that will provide you with good nutrition and sufficient energy to get you through the day, especially if you […]

Babies, Health

Top 5 Foods Not to Give Your Baby

When your baby is around six months old, you can introduce him to veritable mixed bag of nutritious foods. Giving him a healthy, well balanced diet will ensure he has the vitamins and minerals he needs to develop, especially if most of his food is homemade, with only naturally occurring sugars and small quantities of […]

Babies, Health

The Importance of Vaccines

Vaccinations are very important for your baby’s health and development. You may be concerned about the sheer number of vaccinations your baby needs at such a young age, but they are protecting your baby from potentially deadly infections. Recommended vaccines such as measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) are critical in keeping your baby safe from […]

Babies, Health

Measles: Everything You Need To Know

Measles is known to be one of the most contagious and deadly diseases the world over. Babies who haven’t received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccines could easily attract the disease. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 145,700 people have died (adults and children) due to measles outbreaks worldwide in 2013, most from […]


Types of Contraception: Truths and Misconceptions

Amongst teens with an active sex life, the 2 most typical forms of contraception in use are the contraceptive pill and latex condoms (prophylactics). Although many teenagers choose not to use any form of protection at all, these 2 types of contraception remain the most commonly used, so it is very important for them to understand what is true and what is false. […]


Ditch The Chemicals And Go Natural

So many of our Grandmothers’ solutions were natural and it is only with modern-day innovations that we have lost touch with how helpful they really are. Below are some of the finest, natural and effective remedies for you and your family. Sodium Bicarbonate Baking Soda is a real stalwart when it comes to natural home remedies. Not only does […]