Tagged: children’s health

Meat and Dairy Free Kiddo

Why Parents Should Keep Children Meat and Dairy Free

Dr. Spock, arguably one of the most famous pediatric thinkers out there, published an article in 1997 in which he advocated that children be raised on a vegetarian diet. Since then, numerous studies have supported this idea that a vegetarian diet is the best way to support lifelong health.

Heart EKG

1 in 5 American Kids Has Abnormal Levels of Cholesterol

Among the kids and adolescents, 7.4% had high total cholesterol. The researchers also found that youth with obesity were most likely to have problems related to their cholesterol levels. While the numbers may seem unexpected, the NCHS...

Overhead view of peanut butter on bread with red crayon warning against peanuts which are a dangerous allergen for many children and adults.

Study: What Causes Allergies?

A recent study published last week in PLOS Computational Biological found that the reason we’re allergic to some things such as peanuts and pollen is that they contain compounds that are also found in viruses.

Mother breast feeding newborn baby

How to Increase Breast Milk Production

Organic Lifestyle Magazine recently published an article on how to increase breast milk production. For your convenience, we’ve created a list from her suggestions.