Infant and Child

How “Safe” are BPA-free plastics?

Most Plastics Have Hormone Disruptors The initial motivation to write a blog post about plastics and health effects was because of this recent article regarding the harmful chemicals in food packaging.: “Potential cellular changes caused by [packaging] with the capacity to disrupt hormones, are not even being considered in routine […]


Antibiotics As A Last Resort

I get frustrated and sad when I hear a friends kid is on antibiotics, especially if they are under 2 years of age.   There is little doubt that antibiotics cause stress to the gut mucosa lining.   There is also clear indication that antibiotics may not be useful for the common […]