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Tag: Prevention

How to Prevent Tearing During Childbirth

| September 6, 2017 | 8 Comments
How to Prevent Tearing During Childbirth

How to Prevent Tearing During Childbirth     One of the things I hear the most from women when we talk about labor, is the fear of tearing during childbirth. It is the not knowing how bad you will tear, the pain you might feel from it. I truly understand that fear. Almost 90% of […]

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Protect Your Home Against Wildlife This Spring

| March 30, 2016 | 5 Comments
Protect Your Home Against Wildlife This Spring

    What the spring season means for urban wildlife in Ottawa Spring appears to have finally sprung in Ottawa and for many area homeowners it’s a welcome opportunity to get outside and enjoy the warm weather. The same is also true for many species of urban wildlife that live in our communities. Ottawa is […]

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Natural Remedies for Ringworm

Natural Remedies for Ringworm

Ringworm is not actually a worm! It is a fungal infection of the skin known as a ‘tinea’ infection, commonly contracted from close contact with others such as at day cares, swimming pools and the gym. Tinea can occur anywhere on the body and starts off as red, raised, very itchy bumps.  Then it becomes […]

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Find your #OneNewThing and Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer

| August 20, 2014 | 7 Comments
Find your #OneNewThing and Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Do you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer? If you do, it’s not surprising because it’s the most common cancer in Canadian women. In fact, one in nine Canadian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. But what you might not know is that one third of breast cancers are preventable. Contrary […]

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Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

| May 27, 2014 | 23 Comments
Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

Ok, Mother’s Day is over and I couldn’t think of what to get my mom.  She has everything!  It was the same for me, I couldn’t think of anything when I was asked what  I would like for Mother’s Day.  Besides having a healthy, happy family, there is nothing…  Wait, I know of something I […]

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