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FWF - 028 - Epidurals, Antibiotics, Fluoride, Toxic Toys

Written by Jeanne Ohm, D.C.   
Thursday, 21 May 2009 08:18

Family Wellness First - 028

Epidurals, Antibiotics, Fluoride, Toxic Toys

Pathways Issue #12 has gone to print.

Current Articles Include:

  • Holistic Digestion
  • Toothpaste Toxins
  • Better Choices for Colic
  • Epidurals
  • Breastfeeding Twins
  • Down with Homework

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Subscribe today! http://www.icpa4kids.org/research/participate.htm

More side effects from epidurals:

A new study gives us another reason to avoid epidurals at birth. http://www.healthfinder.gov/news/newsstory.asp?docID=536503

Read more about the negative effects of epidurals here: http://www.icpa4kids.org/research/pregnancy/drugs_labor.htm

Toxic Toys:

There is proposed ban on some infant toys because of toxicity. Read the whole story here: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/11/19/MNG2LMG0IJ1.DTL

Antibiotics and Ear Infections in the News Again!

It has been determined that most ear infections are caused by viruses and the treatment with antibiotics is not helpful and no longer recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Mercola, holistic osteopath has this recommendation and excellent commentary, Don't Treat Your Child's Ears With Antibiotics.


To read more about ear infections visit: http://www.icpa4kids.org/research/children/earinfections.htm and http://www.hpakids.org/holistic-health/articles/160/1/Ear-Infections%3A-Antibiotics-Not-Necessary

And about the negative effects of antibiotics visit: http://www.icpa4kids.org/research/children/antibiotics.htm and http://www.hpakids.org/holistic-health/articles/150/1/Consequences-of-Antibiotics


We have been led to believe that fluoride is beneficial for our children's teeth. On the contrary, our current Pathways issue and this article give parents a perspective on its hazards and misrepresentation well worth looking into. http://www.chattanoogan.com/articles/article_97433.asp

The secret language of babies.

This is a great interview from Oprah Show on the language babies speak. Anyone who has had an infant will appreciate this insight. Listen to the secret language of babies for yourself here:

This is Priscilla Dunstan's site as well: http://www.dunstanbaby.com/

Many Blessings,
Jeanne Ohm DC
ICPA, Executive Coordinator
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