Kids

Preventing Asthma Attacks Naturally

…rooms, half a million hospitalizations, and nearly 3,500 deaths. Scientists are perplexed about asthma’s rapid rise in recent years, particularly in kids, and have postulated causal links with everything from increased use of acetaminophen to lower vitamin D levels. Nevertheless, embracing a handful of…

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4 Benefits of CoQ10: Beyond Heart Health

…optimal health and well-being. * Migraine Prevention in Children and Adults. Although it may be surprising to some, migraines afflict about 1 in 10 kids. Fortunately, researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center may have an answer for some of them. These researchers examined the blood…

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A New Study Proves It Again—Diabetes Drugs Don’t Work!

…metformin plus the drug rosiglitazone (Avandia). Fully half of the kids on metformin and roughly 40 percent of those taking metformin plus rosiglitazone ended up resorting to insulin injections to control their blood sugar. What’s more, the kids on the two-drug combination actually gained the most weight…

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Help Save a Child’s Life

…consequences. This is why optimal nutrition is so important during a child’s early years. Why Children Need Supplements As a parent, I know that getting kids to eat right is no small task. Many of the foods marketed to children are highly processed, loaded with sugar, fat, and calories, and devoid of vitamins…

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Benefits of Pycnogenol

…Symptoms Studies suggest that Pycnogenol also improves asthma symptoms and reduces drug requirements, especially in children. Researchers enrolled 60 kids, ages 6 to 18, with mild-to-moderate asthma in a three-month, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. They discovered that, compared with those taking…

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Do Vaccines Cause Autism in Children?

…newborns, infants, children and adolescents. The autism statistics speak for themselves * Fifty years ago, autism was identified in only 1 in 10,000 kids; * In the early 1980s, 1 in 3000-5000; * And today, as reported by the CDC, it is 1 in 100. According to a recent Harvard study, this number is actually…

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Benefits of Milk: Fact or Fiction?

…vitamins contributes to the buildup of homocysteine, a marker for heart disease. Another Truth About Milk: It’s Bad For Children Here are three reasons kids and milk don’t mix. First, drinking too much cow’s milk can lead to iron-deficiency anemia in infants and toddlers. This is why the American Academy…

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ADHD Treatments That Really Work

…-3 blood levels predicted lower anxiety and shyness, and higher DHA levels correlated with better reading skills. What’s more, 36 percent of the kids with ADHD-related learning difficulties had lower DHA levels than those without learning problems. Krill oil may be particularly well suited for the…

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