Children sucking their thumb or fingers is very common.  Babies have a natural rooting and sucking reflex.  This can cause thumb and finger sucking to occur even in the womb.  This habit can start before a child is even born.  Many children suck their fingers babies generally stop this habitContinue Reading

By 2031, Generation Z’s income will surpass that of Millennials’. As a generation, they will grow to over $2 trillion in global earnings. Brands of all types will increasingly want to market to them (if they don’t already), but they may be surprised to learn that Gen Z consumers don’tContinue Reading

Many of us don’t think about hearing health until we already have a hearing problem.  Unfortunately, more than half of the people over 65 in the United States have some degree of hearing loss.  But this isn’t just an age related problem.  1 in every 5 teens has some hearingContinue Reading

Handwashing is the most effective way to prevent sickness and stop the spread of illness  Proper handwashing can help eliminate the spread of:  the Common Cold, the Flu, Stomach Upset, Diarrhea, Hepatitis A, SARS and pneumonia Good handwashing …Read moreContinue Reading

Cooking at home can help you in your weight loss journey.  Restaurant meals are a treat.  They eliminate cooking, clean up, food shopping and preparation.  However, many restaurant meals are not prepared in healthy ways, they can contain preservatives that aren’t good for you and the portion sizes are generallyContinue Reading

Nearly 75% of people in their 40s and 50s are worried about healthcare costs.  This is a higher proportion than any other age group.  About 2 in 3 pet parents fear they won’t be able to afford future vet costs for their furry friends.  Given these fears, more Americans thanContinue Reading

The ancient Greek, Roman and Egyptians all used aromatherapy and essential oils to improve health.  So if you thought aromatherapy and the use of essential oils is new you are way off.  There is evidence that scents have been used to improve health and improve mood for 6000 years.Continue Reading