HOLISTIC WAYS TO EASE SEPARATION ANXIETY – HELPING OUR CHILDREN THRIVE WHEN THEIR EMOTIONS OVERWHELM THEM

Summer holidays are almost over and many children and parents are getting worried about going back to school in September. In the UK children start school at a young age of four. By the time they start school, many children have already spent some time in nursery or with a child minder. However, the demands of school are very different; …

Hay Fever – Symptoms, Causes and Natural Treatment

Hay fever is definitely on the rise. It was extremely rare in the 1930s, affecting only 3% of children. Experts in immunology and allergies have calculated that more than one in four Britons is a now sufferer. I can’t think of any of our friends where there isn’t at least one member of the family with some sort of allergies. …

Say Bye to UTI- Natural remedies for Urinary Tract Infections

Bladder infection, also called cystitis and urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection that causes painful urination and a feeling that bladder never completely empties. Urine from the infected bladder may smell strong , look cloudy and contain tinges of blood. Although UTIs are more common in adults, many children are affected by them too. The infection is much …

Carpets: Are your children crawling and walking on toxins?

Do you love your carpet? Do you enjoy walking on soft, luxurious, thick carpet? Have you ever thought about what might be lurking in your carpet? Let’s take a detailed look: Carpets in your homes expose you and your family to dangerous, toxic chemicals that are 10 to 50 times higher in your carpeted room than outdoors. They contain dust …

Toxin-Free Sun Protection

  There are numerous health benefits of sunlight; it synchronises our circadian rhythm, melatonin production, increases vitamin D levels so we can’t underestimate the importance of daily UV exposure.  Vitamin D is extremely important to maintain optimal health.  It is produced by our skin in response to sun exposure. When UVB rays hit our unexposed skin our body starts to …