Article Archive for Health Minded Parenting

Spooky DIY tricks
Half the fun of Halloween used to be raiding the dress-up trunk and scouring the house for cast-off, oversized and eclectic hats...
Bouncing their way to better grades!
When balance balls were originally developed in the 1960s for physical therapy purposes, who knew that one day they'd be...
Simple ways to reduce your child's exposure to hazardous pollutants
If we all join forces with other concerned parents in our communities, we can force school officials to do a better job of...
Asanas to ease your pregnancy
When you get pregnant, suddenly every single thing you do affects a tiny person you haven't even met yet. So working out raises...
Which brands are best and ways to keep your children's skin (and lungs) safe
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission Isn’t spray-on sunscreen a health and environmental nightmare when it seems...
Should we vaccinate our children?
Watch our Gaiam TV Inspirations interview with author Suzy Miller on GaiamTV.com!I am frequently asked if I believe that...
How technology can help you stay healthy
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permissionDear EarthTalk: How do I learn about what pesticides may be on the food I eat...
Three dinners your family (and your diet) will love
Would you eat better if your family’s food preferences didn’t get in the way? You’re not alone. One of the top challenges my...
When the cure is worse than the disease
Robyn O’Brien was not someone who gave much thought to misguided government agencies and chemicals in our food — until the day...
Keep pollen at bay with these tips from The FIRM
We’ve all been eagerly awaiting spring’s magnificent arrival and are being drawn outside by the warm air and beautiful blooms....