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  • Learning toys for the holidays from VTech
    Learning toys for the holidays from VTech
    Even though December hasn't officially started, you know you've already started your Christmas shopping or at the very least have a list ready to go. If you have children you know that kids toys are becoming more and more specialized and...
  • Autistic child
    Reflections on Autism through a parent’s eyes
    This book review details a parent’s struggle to raise an autistic child.The book, “Autism Diagnosis! What now?” by Winnifred Walcott, tells the story of a mother’s journey in connecting, adapting and learning to understand...
  • Confused eyes
    State of confusion
    Confusion as defined by Google means, “Lack of understanding; uncertainty.” When we are in a state of confusion our momentum comes to a halt and life feels overwhelming. This misalignment is reflective of emotional turmoil that is...
  • Study explains high cost of new drugs
    Study explains high cost of new drugs
    Unless one has a bodacious prescription plan, a trip to the pharmacy is accompanied by severe sticker shock. A new study by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development (CSDD) has offered an explanation for the high cost. The study was...
  • Why women need to change the lens to see their beauty and health
    Why women need to change the lens to see their beauty and health
    As a fitness professional for more 20 years, Lisa Druxman has helped thousands of women transform their bodies. Now, with the release of her new, body-positive video campaign, Passion Project, Druxman is looking to help women transform their minds...
  • Sugavida
    Why is Sugavida better than sugar and other artificial sweeteners?
    Did you know…?1 tablespoon of Sugavida contains 36% RDA of Vitamin B12, 210% RDA of Vitamin B6 (known as the “sex drive” vitamin) and 500% RDA of Vitamin B1.What is Sugavida?Sugavida is an organic powder and recognized as one of...
  • THE OLD FACTORY CANDLES
    Candles designed to complement the ambiance of every room
    The fall is finally here and we should be prepared for intensive changes that come along with this wonderful season and every season to follow. Every new season symbolizes a period of re-birth and new beginnings, the period of awakening and new...
  •  5 Effective ways to heal stomach pains naturally
    5 Effective ways to heal stomach pains naturally
    Stomachache cramps whether caused by gas, constipation, or irritable bowel syndrome often affect both men women in today's society. However, new remedies can provide quick and easy relief. Try these five tips below.WalkingExercise might be the...
  • Eat to Stave off Diabetes
    Eat Well and Control Diabetes
    We are currently in full National Diabetes month and recently there was a study that suggested that individuals who currently have type 2 diabetes may lose more brain volume for their age than those who don’t. The study looked at 614 people...
  • Be food safe on Thanksgiving
    6 Thanksgiving Day tips to reduce stress and increase food safety
    1. Make Room for Thanksgiving Food and DrinksGo through your refrigerator, freezer and cupboards and discard any food that is out of date. If you have items that you know you will not use donate them to a local shelter or food bank.2. Get...
  • Tech Tattoos Could Be The Next Thing In Wearables
    Tech tattoos could be the next thing in wearables – True or not true?
    Introduction To Tech Tattoos And What They are All AboutTech tattoos are being described as being the next big wave in the world of what is called wearable technology. This is because the tech tattoo is now a reality in the form of a sub-dermal...
  • Caregiving takes a village
    Caregiving takes a village
    A number of years ago a very prominent member of the U.S. population said ‘It takes a village to raise a child’. While the aging of our society we should use that phrase in connection with caregivers. No caregiver should ever try to...
  • Apple Cider Vinegar
    Want to fight fat - try Vinegar
    There always seems to be some new food that claims to be the next breakthrough to help one lose weight, trim down, and become healthier. Over the last several years we have seen many foods shine through like Quinoa, Kale and Grapefruit. Most...
  • Art Studio Miami
    Fostering Creativity and Health in Little Haiti
    Tucked away in Little Haiti, in a building by the railway, a purple door marks the entry way to a different world that surrounds it. There, amongst the canvas, paints, piles of colorful images on the walls, desks, I meet Rachel Hughes, the one who...
  • UCLA reports sad statistics regarding senior falls
    UCLA reports sad statistics regarding senior falls
    According to a new study released on November 20 by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, half a million Californian seniors (12.6% of the State’s seniors) fall repeatedly. In addition, many healthcare providers do not routinely screen...