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7 Ways To Stay Healthy, Strong And Illness-Free This Winter

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7 ways to stay healthy, strong and illness-free this winter                 With fall and winter comes the infamous ‘cold and flu season’. This does not have to be reality for you or your family.  It really all comes down to maintaining a strong, healthy immune system. So, how do we achieve (and maintain) ... Read More »

How To Use Activated Charcoal

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  Activated Charcoal                 What is it? Activated charcoal is a nontoxic, odorless and tasteless black powder that has been used for years to treat many various things in the body. It can be made out of wood, bamboo and even coconuts.Charcoal is an antidote as it adsorbs most toxins and poisons before they can ... Read More »

Do we really need to treat fevers?

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By Dr. Tanya Wylde, Naturopathic Doctor Fevers often occur with colds and flus and all too often parent’s worry about and treat a fever unnecessarily according to research, since fever is the body’s natural response to deal with an infection. Some doctors and researchers call it “fever phobia.” 1,2               When a child has a fever ... Read More »

Evidenced based naturopathic treatments to prevent and treat colds and flus. By Dr. Tanya Wylde, Naturopathic Doctor

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October, 2013.  Written by Dr. Tanya Wylde, Naturopathic Doctor               Cold & Flu Season is upon us and October is influenza (flu) immunization awareness month.  Some people struggle with the decision of whether or not to vaccinate with the flu-vaccine.  See my blog titled “To vaccinate or not to vaccinate, that is the question” ... Read More »

ANTIBIOTICS ARE NOT MEANT TO TREAT VIRUSES!

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Written by Dr. Tanya Wylde, Naturopathic Doctor                 Viruses are not the same thing as bacteria.  I was prescribed antibiotics for Influenza A-flu back in 1999.  I didn’t take them because I knew they wouldn’t be effective, as I mentioned in my blog post “To Vaccinate or not to vaccinate—that is the question”. ... Read More »

It’s time for me to come out and tell you the truth.

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So, I mentioned there would be an announcement?  Well, here it is! I AM WRITING A BOOK. That’s right.  I am now well into it and very excited to bring it to fruition. This book is a MUCH-NEEDED guide that will help parents-to-be understand what to really expect. Have you ever felt the urge, deep within your gut, to do something? ... Read More »

Having a Bad Day? This Will Help!

Ever just wake up and feel like… you know… CRAP. You don’t want to smile, you hate the world, everyone is an idiot, noting makes you laugh and no one can do anything right.  If you go out for lunch and it is perfect, you will still find something wrong with it.  Let me tell you a little secret… WE ... Read More »

All Natural, Non Toxic Bug Spray/Repellent

Many people have written in asking about natural Bug Spray. One word of cautions with bug sprays you buy in stores, they are extremely toxic. ***ESPECIALLY when mixed with sunscreens. They enhance photosensitivity and can cause cancer cells to appear and grow faster.                           For more on Sunscreen ... Read More »

Time To REALLY heal and get Fit

This is interesting: - Number of medical schools in the U.S.: 125 - Of those, only 30 requiring a course in nutrition: - The average U.S. physician receives only 2.5 hours of nutritional training during four years in medical school. I believe there are about 17 in Canada, only a few require a course in nutrition and still 2.5 hours ... Read More »

The fastest growing plant on Earth

        Why choose Bamboo whenever possible? When we were pregnant we started looking around for the best items to use on our baby. I remember choosing organically grown cotton over conventional cotton (article coming soon), because organic cotton is certified to be free of any pesticides and doesn‘t harm the land to produce. One other material I ... Read More »

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