Mother Nature probably has a plant of some kind to balance every microbe problematic to humans and other species. Our foremothers were scientists. And we benefit from all that herbal and plant wisdom today. Here is a list of Nature’s antibiotics!
Eat Organic Foods! You limit your exposure to synthetic insecticides, fungicides and herbicides, because organic farming avoids using these chemicals. Additionally, by eating organic foods, you limit your intake of growth hormones and antibiotics, because organic meat and dairy farmers are prohibited from using hormones and antibiotics in organic livestock and dairy production. Finally, by eating organic foods, you limit your intake of GMO (genetically modified) foods because organic farmers cannot raise genetically modified crops or livestock — or use production aids/feeds that are genetically modified.” Sandi J. Star, HHP, CNC, Founder of KarmicHealth.com
Winter Blues – Get Mud (Serotonin and Dopamine) on Your Shoes and Your Hands! Improve your mood by digging in your garden! Hunting and gathering the fruits of your labor also add to your your happiness level.
We interviewed Erin Switalski for our Lean Into Green Telesummit. Erin is the Executive Director of Women’s Voices for the Earth (www.WomensVoices.org). Our Health. Our Future. Toxic Free! WVE is one of those organizations you want to be involved with.
Preventing Cancer with Audra Conklin, “Control What You Can: Your Home” In our Telesummit Series, “Preventing Cancer: Exposing the Environmental Causes” we explored toxins, radiation, hormone disruptors, cell phones, sunscreens, fluoride, fracking, GMOs, flame retardants and BPA — and Steps You Can Take To Prevent Cancer and its Recurrence.
Katy Farber on Non-Toxic Kids. Free Interview with a Mommy Blogger who says “We can and do have an impact as parents to act on issues of children’s health.” Katy Farber says, “Climate Change is a children’s health issue. We need to protect our kids from significant pollution.”