Reasons Not to Use Baby Powder

The American Academy of Paediatrics recommends against using baby powder because of the risk of respiratory problems. Baby powder can cause breathing trouble and serious lung damage if a baby inhales the particles. The issue is the talc that once was used in powders but, fortunately, has been eliminated in many of these products. Talc is […]

3 Health Benefits of Dandelion

Most commonly thought of as only an annoying weed that overtakes your garden, dandelion is also rich in vitamins and nutrients that impart a variety of health benefits. It has been used for its medicinal properties throughout history and also as flavor additives to food dishes and teas! Let’s look at a few reasons why […]

3 Health Benefits & Tips for Using Beeswax

The natural wax produced by bees has very unique properties and, just like it’s counterpart (honey), it has a variety of health benefits and different uses. Here’s just a few:   Skin Care: Beeswax is a natural moisturizer that is great for hydrating and soothing dry skin. It is rich in vitamin A and is […]

How to Teach Children about Oral Hygiene

Why is oral hygiene important during childhood? Childhood is the first stage of life, which is also defined as the developing stage. Along with other regular hygiene practices, oral hygiene is equally important for kids. Good oral health during adolescence and adulthood is the result of basic oral hygiene during childhood. As they grow, children […]