Day 983 of my captivity…. There was some sort of assembly of their accomplices tonight. I was placed in solitary confinement for the duration of the event. However, I could hear the noises and smell the food. I overheard that my confinement was due to the power of ‘allergies.’ I must learn what this means . . .
Seminars for Health Practitioners Research suggests that our microbiome is fundamental to our health and wellbeing. Have changes to the way food is grown, harvested and processed over the past few decades affected our health? What is the evidence for this? This seminar is a unique opportunity to discuss the science and the health implications . . .
Natural Floor Coverings… part 3 Many carpets and rugs contain a whole range of toxic ingredients, from chemicals used during their manufacture to pesticides and volatile organic compounds used in fumigation. We’ve already taken an in-depth look at sisal. Known for its excellent durability, this plant-based material boasts non-toxic properties and has no off gassing . . .
Part One – Who would have thought that sourcing affordable, locally available, chemical free natural floor coverings would be such a difficult undertaking? Why Natural Floor Coverings? Here at SevenCanaries, the search for natural floor coverings is a topic close to our heart. In fact, our online community was born as a result of our . . .
I used to think of cars, freeways and factories when I heard the words ‘Air Pollution’. However, I am now very conscious that our indoor spaces are also full of pollutants. Our homes and work spaces are often filled with VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds) odourless and colourless gasses that are known to trigger allergies and . . .
This event has now ended. Join us during World Allergy Week 2014 and increase awareness of Anaphylaxis – When Allergies Can Be Severe and Fatal. There are many ways to participate. There is information for those newly diagnosed or already suffering from anaphylaxis, as well as for parents, families, teachers and caregivers of people suffering from . . .
Drawing on her experience of growing up with psoriasis, and her expertise as a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner in treating the condition, Irene Prantalos explains how you can manage your psoriasis. Seven Ways You Can Contribute to Healing Your Psoriasis I experienced many such moments of desperation and depression while trying to heal my skin. . . .
Should I avoid parabens? People are becoming increasingly concerned about the side effects of parabens. This concern is usually triggered by the possible link between parabens and various types of cancer. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most common pros and cons of these chemical preservatives. The Pros of Parabens Parabens dramatically extend . . .
There were many things I loved about the story “The Co-Op Cider + Cool Story = Summer Bliss” by Lizzie Marton. First I have to say I am inspired by Sam Pendergast and Viveka Simpson co-founders of Faire Ferments – they have created a great product with an innovative approach and helped a farmer in . . .
Drawing on her experience of growing up with psoriasis, and her expertise as a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner in treating the condition, Irene Prantalos explains what psoriasis is and how it can be managed. Psoriasis So unpleasant is this condition that those of us who suffer from it just want to retreat into our homes . . .