More BPA Exposure in Womb Equals a Fatter Child Study Says

Pregnant moms are bombarded with rules about their health from beginning to end. There are rules about seafood, rules about soft cheese, rules about drinking alcohol and even getting into a Jacuzzi. But with all these things to remember, no one saw this coming. Pregnant moms are now being warned to avoid BPA in order [...]

May 26th, 2016|Featured, Health|0 Comments

Should Moms Be Concerned Over Nanoparticles in Baby Formula?

Okay, so chances are you clicked on this article because you were thinking "what the hell is a nanoparticle and why is it in baby formula?" Well, I'm going to tell you, and give you all the info from a report just released by Friends of the Earth that tested six major formula brands. What is [...]

May 17th, 2016|Activism, Featured|0 Comments

10 Natural Steps to Improve Fertility

Guest Post: This post was written by Dr. Taz, MD. Dr. Taz Bhatia, MD, is a board-certified physician, specializing in integrative and emergency medicine, pediatrics and prevention, with expertise in women’s health, weight-loss and nutrition. For many women it feels like a ticking time clock, and then a roller coaster. Finally, the decision to get [...]

May 13th, 2016|Featured, Health|0 Comments

5 Steps To Cleaning Up the Air Inside Your Home

Americans spend the vast majority of their time inside their homes sleeping, eating & enjoying their family. That basically means that the home is the center point of breathing. Considering how much time is spent inside the home, the air quality inside your home can greatly impact your health. Unfortunately, the air quality inside your [...]

May 9th, 2016|Featured, Home, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Why All Moms Need to Watch Consumed

There's something about being a mother that boosts that womanly intuition we all have. That mama bear protective mode that we go into when we are worried about the health and safety of our children. It seems a worried mother can accomplish anything, and the lead character in the film CONSUMED shows just that. The movie centers [...]

May 3rd, 2016|Featured, Food|0 Comments

8 Reasons to Avoid High Fructose Corn Syrup at All Costs

Put down the cookies and slowly back away from the soda. Banish the high fructose corn syrup from your pantry and refrigerator. You’ll thank me later. We've covered the perils of artificial sweeteners on Mamavation but what about High-fructose corn syrup (HFCS)? Though High-fructose corn syrup may be considered “Generally Recognized as Safe” (GRAS) by [...]

May 3rd, 2016|Featured, Food|0 Comments

Dannon Commits to Transparency and Non-GMO Feed for All its Cows

It seems we've reached the tipping point in the food labeling movement. Although mandatory labeling has yet to be required, major food companies are taking this step on their own. We've seen Mars, Kelloggs, and General Mills all decide to label the GMOs in their food in the interest of transparency. Now the cow is [...]

April 27th, 2016|Brands, Featured|Comments Off on Dannon Commits to Transparency and Non-GMO Feed for All its Cows

Is there BPA in your Pantry?!

#CansnotCancer has been trending on twitter ever since a recent study analyzed the interior coatings and lids of nearly 200 canned foods in 19 states and one Canadian province for Bisphenol A (BPA). The study was conducted independently by non-governmental organizations (honest-biased folks with no agenda) found: "The continued presence of BPA - and potentially unsafe [...]

April 26th, 2016|Featured, Food|1 Comment

Win Free Groceries for a Year from Thrive

We know that you care about what you feed your family, and doing it on the cheap it is even better. It's easy to save money on organic, especially with the help of Thrive Market. They offer the best organic and non-GMO groceries and non-toxic home, personal care, and beauty products from the best brands on the market. [...]

April 22nd, 2016|Brands, Featured, Food|Comments Off on Win Free Groceries for a Year from Thrive

ExpoWest Finds: Natural Products You Don’t Want to Miss

Expo West is where natural products and brands of all kinds come together to showcase their new products along with old favorites. The brands range from big names in natural foods, like Amy's Kitchen, all the way down to the little guy just trying to get their product out there. I made a point to spend [...]

April 12th, 2016|Brands, Featured|1 Comment







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