Coping with Allergies

Coping with Allergies

Assessing Reactivity If you have a suspicion that an unknown food may be triggering unwanted symptoms in your child, the obvious next step is tryin...

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Types of Nappy Rash

Types of Nappy Rash

Nappy rash is very common and most babies have at least one bout during their nappy-wearing years. The important thing is to identify the cause of ...

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Illness during breastfeeding

Illness during breastfeeding

Ensuring your immune system is optimal during breastfeeding is a combination of adequate nutrient status, good diet, rest, relaxation, and just a ...

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Treating Eczema Naturally

Treating Eczema Naturally

As a naturopath, I see a lot of eczema. While eczema was once a rare condition, these days, it is so common that in my children’s clinic, it is the...

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Starting Daylight Savings

Starting Daylight Savings

There is nothing more frustrating as a parent than when you finally managed to get your child into a great sleeping routine, waking at a respectab...

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Stress and Breastfeeding

Stress and Breastfeeding

In my experience, and the experience of most mothers, stress can adversely affect a breastfeeding mother’s milk supply and ability to breastfeed. E...

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