Archive for the 'Pregnancy' Category

Xcel Health Superior Iron Now with MTHF

November 9 2016No Commented

Categorized Under: Health supplement review, Mineral supplements, Pregnancy

I am very excited to announce that our hugely popular iron supplement Xcel Health Superior Iron capsules have been updated and now contain the 5-MTFH form of folate, rather than Folic Acid. I decided to change this nutrient to the “Active form” of folate, as this is the most abundant form of folate in the […]

Morning Sickness Relief

October 11 2016one Commented

Categorized Under: Natural health information, Pregnancy

If you are one of the unfortunate women who suffer with morning sickness during your pregnancy, here are some tips to help ease the pain of nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, shared by a naturopath. Best morning sickness remedies We have supplements that can help women with Morning sickness relief, however the MOST important thing, […]

Fish Oil Toxic To Pregnant Women?

July 26 2016No Commented

Categorized Under: In the News, Pregnancy, Vitamin supplements

It really upsets us when we are subjected to scaremongering by the media, as we were on Friday the 22nd July, after a report aired, which was titled “Pregnant Women told Don’t take fish oil, after dramatic findings”. They were talking about 2 separate studies done at the University of Auckland Liggins Institute, that suggested […]

Natural Breastfeeding Support

April 4 2016No Commented

Categorized Under: Health product reviews, Pregnancy

The growth and development of a fetus, into a baby, the birthing process and the ability for the baby to continue to be nourished by the mother with breast milk is truly miraculous!  Whether you choose to or are able to breastfeed your baby or not, many women struggle to produce enough milk and find […]

Totally Devoted Healthy Cookies

August 15 2012No Commented

Categorized Under: Health food nutrition, Healthy eating, Pregnancy

Totally Devoted Cookies are an exciting new concept, bought to us by Jesse and Blair, the owners of this Auckland based company.  Their wheat and dairy free cookies include Feeding Cookies for a breastfeeding mum. Blair tells us a little bit about the inception of these delicious cookies and how it all started. “Jesse my […]