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Iodine: The Goldilocks Mineral
Arizona-based naturopathic medical doctor
The controversy comes about because many authors are recommending high-dose iodine with the hope that it will improve health. Since my practice focuses on thyroid disease, I see all the unfortunate cases where high-dose iodine goes wrong.
You Mamas Taking Iodine?
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP
Pediatrician, Advocate, Author-- Mama Doc Medicine, Seattle Ma...
I had no idea that the salt used to make most processed foods lacked iodine, that the majority of prenatal vitamins didn't provide iodine and that the number of women who may have a deficiency was so large. I'm not alone.
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How to Make Your Baby Smarter
co-creator of Nanny App™ and co-author of the comedy novel "Wh...
Are you hoping for a Baby Einstein? You don't need to be a Tiger Dad to want the best for your kids, and being smart generally leads to an easier, happier life. But what are the facts and what are myths?
Salt of the Earth... Or the Sea
Owner, Ah love Oil & Vinegar
Chocolate, coffee, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, cheese, salt and so many other foods in the United States have gone designer. Buyer-beware and read on to equip yourself to be a discriminating salt shopper.
Senior Associate, Radioactive Waste Management Associates
With the decision to entomb four Fukushima reactors in concrete, Tokyo Electric is moving the disaster into uncharted waters. The heat producing fuel rods cannot be turned off.
Japan, Nuclear Power, And A Sense Of Shame
Rev. Anne Howard
Executive Director, The Beatitudes Society
"If we cannot cultivate a passion for what one human being owes to another, what are we?" The rabbi's words have been resonating within me with every news report I see from Japan.
Cable, Broadcast TV Cynics Fearlessly Mine Public Fears
USA TODAY Humorist, media critic
The past few weeks have strikingly revealed an ugly truth about TV. It's a medium increasingly driven by one of the baser human emotions: Fear.
Obsessed With Disaster? 4 Simple Steps For Being Part Of The Solution
Author, 'The Sedona Method'
There are some simple steps you can take to become less obsessed with disaster, and yet still be compassionately involved with your fellow man. Doing these things will engage your mind, heart and being in positive, life-affirming ways.
Top 10 Women's Health Stories Of The Decade: Nothing Replaces A Woman's Wisdom
Christiane Northrup, MD
Visionary pioneer in women’s health
Technology has its place, but it doesn't
a woman's wisdom. Here are some key stories from the last 10 years that highlight the innate wisdom and intelligence of a woman's body.
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Rocket Fuel & Perchlorates: The Antidote
Nurse Barb is a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, lecturer at...
Perchlorate, aka Rocket Fuel, is a component of fireworks, munitions and yes, rocket fuel. It can also be found in drinking water, milk, lettuce, and human breast milk.
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