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Phthalates and Infertility

What are Phthalates? Phthalates are a group of man-made chemicals widely used in industrial applications to make plastics more flexible and soft; also called ‘plasticizers’. Common names include: DEHP- Di-ethylhexyl phthalate – Most common/most...

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A whole new way to parent: The Nurtured Heart Approach

If you’ve been feeling more tension, exhaustion and frustration as a parent, it could be due to some of the techniques or ways you’ve been relating to your child. In traditional parenting, taking action and having consequences in order to ‘fix’ or correct a behavior is often encouraged, or required. This type of parenting often focuses the attention on the negative behaviors, and gives little, if any attention to the positive behaviors.