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Yay for Oxytocin

Most of you have heard me going on and on about the power of oxytocin in healing, bonding and labour. As you might recall, oxytocin is the “love hormone,” but it is also referred to as the “anti-stress” hormone. This morning I was sitting at home enjoying a quiet moment […]

GREENPEACE non-GMO Canadian food guide

Are there genetically modified foods in the baby food you are feeding your baby?  What about in your salad dressing?  Or crackers?  Don’t know!  Most of us don’t know, because it’s quite difficult to find out this information when you are standing in the aisle of your favorite grocery store. […]

Visitor Restrictions – Maternal Services at Hospital

Here are the new visitor guidelines for the maternal services areas of the hospital in response to the H1F1 flu. Marie ******************************************* Severe illness among pregnant women and infants has been reported during this pandemic; therefore, preventing infection in these populations is a priority. Visitors are restricted to those individuals […]

H1N1 Flu precaution

I think it’s important to use natural preventative measures to deal with the H1N1 flu and the normal winter flu as well. This is especially important if you have decided not to vaccinate. And also helpful for keeping healthy if you have decided to do the vaccinations. Thanks to fellow […]