If your toddler has to take antibiotics

Studies are supportingĀ  the theory that antibiotics may progressively alter the composition and function of the gut micro-biome (gut bacteria). With approx. 80% of your immune system living in your gastrointestinal tract its important to support your micro-biome. Antibiotics should be used when necessary, but please use probiotics in conjunction. If you child is over Read more about If your toddler has to take antibiotics[…]

Do you know your vitamin D level?

A simple blood test is the best and most effective way to check your Vitamin D status. The most common deficiency symptoms are: muscle/joint pain and weakness, fatigue, poor immune system, and asthma in children, depression and autoimmune conditions. In Australia you wouldn’t expect low vitamin D levels, but we do. The health of your Read more about Do you know your vitamin D level?[…]

Can I give pastured animal foods to my baby from 6 months ?

Yes, research has found that animal foods are so important in ensuring proper growth and height, strength, and intelligence. Babies accumulate plenty of iron and zinc while in utero, but by 6 months old, much of these stores have been used up. Mom’s milk offers very absorbable iron and zinc but typically not enough to Read more about Can I give pastured animal foods to my baby from 6 months ?[…]