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by Caroline on Nov 7th 2010

I was at a home of young mother and I asked her if she gave her child vitamins? She replied that she gave her little girl Flintstones. I tried not to looked  shocked because I knew that she was trying to do the best for her child. However, I know that many people...

by Caroline on Aug 16th 2010

I thought I would reprint this article from another website called healingmaryland. They did a great article on the problems of anit-baterial soaps. Antibacterial Soaps: Good Choice or Overkill? Ingredients in soaps and cleansers intended to fight bacteria could...

by Caroline on Jun 29th 2010

  Each year between 3 and 10% of school aged children hare diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), also known as hyperactivity. Most of these children are currently being treated with drugs. And these drugs have side effects – ranging...

by Caroline on Mar 3rd 2010

Years ago back in the olden days I was on a quest to start eating healthy because of my own health issues at the ripe old age of 25. At the time my children didn’t feel as enthusiastic about my health quest as I did. In fact I got a lot of  complaints which...

by Caroline on Feb 25th 2010

This comes from a school nurse Carmen Wainwright  in Conroe, Texas. Carmen shares good nutrition with parents at her school . This is a story about Jessie and her results with the Shaklee nutritional products for children. Jessie is a 9 year old with a learning...

by Caroline on Feb 14th 2010

During a trip to the San Diego Zoo several years ago my daughter and I noticed a sign near the vending machine that said, “Foods in the machines are for humans only. Do not feed this food to animals or they may get sick and die” The zoo veterinarians...

by Caroline on Feb 14th 2010

Every year, your family probably faces its share of colds, sore throats, and viruses. When you bring your child to the doctor for these illnesses, do you automatically expect a prescription for antibiotics? Many parents do. And they’re  surprised,...

by Caroline on Feb 14th 2010

Choosing a company that produces safe and effective vitamins are critical when it comes to your health and getting the best results. Many people think that the FDA regulates vitamins . This simply is not the case. That is why I have always trusted Shaklee’s...

by Caroline on Feb 14th 2010

When my grandson Ty stopped breast feeding he developed Eczema. My daughter began feeding him the Shaklee fish oil. She would pierce a capsule and put it in applesauce. She also gave Ty the Shaklee Optiflora. And WHA LA! the awful itching eczema went away.We are...

by Caroline on Jan 14th 2010

It is no secret that obesity has reached epidemic proportions not only in the USA but other countries as well. And what is more disturbing is that childhood obesity is also on the rise. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2007 an estimated 22 million...

by Caroline on Nov 10th 2009

Children who took Vitamin Supplementation Performed Better on Tests It was found that those children who were given the vitamin supplementation performed more accurately on two tests of attention. Interestingly, researchers noted that there were first signs of...

by Caroline on Nov 1st 2009

LONDON (AP) — Dutch scientists ignited a controversy Friday by suggesting that children would be better off skipping the seasonal flu vaccine this year — a proposal flatly rejected by other health experts. Their commentary, based largely on animal...

by Caroline on Oct 21st 2009

    I have had several people ask me about the nutrient Lactoferrin in  Children’s Vitamins . I would like to share some information by Dr. Steve Chaney on Lactoferrin and the important role it plays in children’s immune system and why it...

by Caroline on Oct 13th 2009

The topic of vaccinations is often emotional for both sides of the camp. Some are quick to say it is highly irresponsible and foolish to avoid vaccinations. Some say that not vaccinating your child is because the parent is not educated. However, this is quite...

by Caroline on Oct 11th 2009

I am a current patient of Dr. Richard Brouse who founded Sunnyside Health Clinic. Dr. Brouse is a clinical Nutritionist, Biochemist and Physician Chiropractor. In his past newsletter he has written some helpful suggestions for parents in building their children’s...

by Caroline on Oct 10th 2009

Autumn is here and most children have been back to school for the better part of a month now—signaling the unofficial start of a new season, in more ways than one. I am not talking about just colder weather but also the resurgence of colds and the flu, too Children...

by Caroline on Aug 20th 2009

When my first grandchild  was on his way,  my daughter and I got very involved in making sure that the new mother to be was getting all the right nutrients. My daughter had gotten brain washed about good nutrition since I became a health nut around age 25.That...