I've seen alot of information, posts and concerning queries from parents and families over-using and mis-using pain relief medications like ibuprofen (Nurofen) and paracetomol (Panadol / Tylenol).
In our home, everyone has herbal infusions throughout the day.
I have herbal infusions for vitamins, minerals, alkalinity and stress management.
My husband has them for vitamins, minerals, to aid concentration and to help with fatigue and lethargy.
My daughter, who is now 18 months old, is allergic to cowâs milk and wheat. Sheâs an 0 blood type just like her father and I, and all 0 blood types have difficulty digesting dairy products and wheat products. You can find out more about that here.
There is a media beat up going on right now over some very tragic deaths due to the Influenza A virus.
It is terribly sad that families are losing loved ones and my heart goes out to all of them.
_Before I was The Eco Mum, I was a strung out, over achiever, highly ambitious, powerhouse type business woman.
Ok, so I got asked privately what ideas, suggestions and information I had regarding the treatment of yeast infections... I looked up online to see what was around so I could direct them to some pages but there’s really bugger all available!
Iâve been hunting around for recycled, totally biodegradeable absolutely NO CHEMICALS whatsoever baby wipes for my little angel & while there are some good brands out there (Gaia for example) theyâre not cheap.
As a special request was put to me for kid friendly remedies for colds, flu and fevers, thought I’d get right to it before the season is upon us...!
These are my top 10 home remedies that Iâve tried, that are true, that totally work & are super fast and easy. Read through, gather the supplies needed to have them on hand and youâll be able to handle just about anything that happens!
Yup, you guessed it - I got mastitis... again.
Thanks to not having enough sleep, too many visitors & too many trips (weddings, birthdays etc) I got rundown & it came on again whilst away visiting my family on the north coast this week.
So, rather than take a dive for 3 - 5 days on penicillin & have to toss all my milk away I thought “Right - I am going to hit this thing hard & fast with everything I found for infections...without drugs!”
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