In the 1930s, commercial milk manufacturers started adding vitamin D to milk. Currently, a serving of 1 cup of milk contains between 115 and 124 international units of vitamin D. Milk fortification along with fortification of some cereal products and orange juice had the desired effect of…
Added by Jan Watson on August 31, 2017 at 11:51am — No Comments
Keeping our bodies healthy is an ongoing challenge and every minute it seems that new research reveals another approach to maintaining and improving our health. A few basic facts have managed to stand the test of time, however, and one of these is the impact of exercise on maintaining our bone health.
Growing up as a child in the 80's, "Got milk?" was the…Continue
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We spend hundreds of dollars on products that promise to thicken, shine, soften and control our hair. Is all of that necessary? Not really. Taking a natural supplement will promote healthy hair as well as following a nutritional diet.
Our bodies require certain vitamins to aid in…Continue
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Multi-vitamins are an important part of maintaining health, but it can be hard to know which is the right one for you. Dr. Low Dog explains a few of the things to look for when buying a multivitamin. In her new book Life Is Your Best Medicine, Dr. Tieraona Low Dog weaves together the wisdom of traditional medicine and the knowledge of modern-day…Continue
Added by Sheila English on October 6, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
By Margaret Plouff – Contributor, Natural Wellness
Recently, new research has revealed the importance of the “Sunshine Supplement.” According to the Vitamin D Council,
“Vitamin D deficiency is…
Added by Audreyvp on November 28, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments
My family was in for a major shock when we moved away from 16 years of living in the sunny Southwest to the Midwest with its grey winters. People were warning us that winters would be hard. Yeah, right. I was born in Montreal, I remember winters. Pfffft.
As we were visiting Chicago area homes in planning for our move, we scoffed at the particular homeowners that featured a closet with a standing tanning booth in it. “You’ll need this in the winter” they said. Yeah, right.…Continue
Added by Audreyvp on January 31, 2011 at 1:16pm — No Comments
...To 5 lucky tired moms!
I was given 8 weeks of Dan-e to try and told that after the first 2 weeks I would start to notice an energy boost. I have tried Dan-e for 5 weeks and I can say…Continue
Added by Heather Jones on December 17, 2010 at 11:49am — No Comments
.....sometimes I don't recognise the 'alien' who has taken over my son JK’s body & walks out of his room in the mornings! One minute he was a charming, sweet, communicative, HELPFUL little boy, who worshipped & adored his mommy (sigh) & then one day....well, one day, I think aliens descended, abducted him, gave him a brain & hormone implant & sent ‘something’ back to me!
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