A worrying thought… Why knowing what’s in your skincare is so important! – An investigation by the Maharashtra Food and Drug Administration revealed that J&J, at its plant in Mulund, had used ethylene oxide – a substance used to produce industrial chemicals and to sterilize medical equipment – to kill bacteria in its baby powder […]
A little bit of the real thing is a much better option than a lot of the not-real thing! Definitely something we agree on – Choosing diet drinks and artificial sweeteners instead of high-calorie treats may increase your craving for sugar, a study has found. It is because sugar subsitutes tickle the tastebuds, but can’t […]
Why it’s time to stop feeling guilty about using them! Mums everywhere should breathe a sigh of relief, it’s one less thing to be worrying about – The term “nipple confusion” can strike fear into the hearts of new moms bent on breast-feeding. To avoid it, mothers are advised to wait several weeks before introducing […]
A lot more goes on during a baby’s birth than we realise! – “We are only 10 percent human,” writes Michael Pollan, best-selling author and professor of journalism. “For every human cell that is intrinsic to our body, there are about 10 resident microbes — including commensals (generally harmless freeloaders) and mutualists (favor traders) and, […]
We’re big believers in asking questions and getting to know the companies you buy from – no matter who they are! A great guide on how to start looking beyond the marketing. Click How to Avoid Greenwashing | Earth911.com to read the full article.
Granddad thinks an hour or two in the nearest paddock could have the same effect! Exercise, sunshine and fresh air – a lot more powerful than we realise… – More than 2,500 children took part in a trial in which they were asked to walk to school and then describe any benefits they felt. Eight […]