Medication

The Day that Changed Everything

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The Day That Everything Changed….                       Certain things happen for all of us that completely change the course of our lives.  I have a memory of one such event in my life, years ago when we were living in beautiful British Columbia.   This one is still very hard for ... 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 »

How Safe is Homebirth?

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  How Safe is Homebirth? by Yolande Clark                 “Birth is as safe as life gets”–Harriet Hartigan Becoming a parent is one of the most significant life events, and from the moment of conception, every mother is preoccupied with providing the very best for her child. Birth itself is no exception. The birth ... 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 »

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 »

Drug Companies Exempt From Lawsuits???

Check this out.  So bogus.   I can hardly believe this is real.   “Sometimes the Truth really is Stranger than fiction”. What a crazy ruling, that I honestly never thought would actually happen.   But it did happen. “In a 5-4 vote, the US Supreme Court struck down a lower court’s ruling and award for the victim of a ... Read More »

6 Part Series on Circumcision In Psychology Today

When we receive messages on circumcision, we usually stop everything else, read them and try to answer to the best of our knowledge. Here are some typical questions we may receive: “Help!   We are expecting our baby boy in a few weeks, and we have not yet decided if we’ll be circumcision him or not.  In my heart I ... Read More »

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