Unplug Before the Holidays

By Natural Partners No matter what you celebrate, October to January can be hectic. Whether you have family coming into town, you’re going to visit friends and family, you have 900 handmade presents…


Male Midlife Changes? It Could be Manopause!

By Holly Lucille, ND, RN Hey fellas!  Have you started to notice some not-so-welcomed changes? The hint of love handles around the mid-section, a loss of muscle tone, or maybe creeping blood sugar,…


DIY Multivitamin Pup Treats

By Chef Lauren, Closer to Your Food Getting your dog to take a daily multivitamin and other supplements can be a little complicated. I’ve discovered the best way to hide them is in little frozen…


Take a Look at Your Pet's Health

By Dr. Delia Macdonald As an integrative veterinarian the four big issues I treat are mostly “iatrogenically” caused. Iatrogenic is a big word we learn in medical school that means “caused by medical…


How to Help Children with Autism

By Jared Skowron, ND Autism and spectrum disorders have been diagnosed among children at an increasing rate. As a parent or family member, it can be daunting to find the right care and treatment for…


Green, Lean, Kitchen Spring Clean

By Chef Lauren Cox, Closer to Your Food We have all browsed the pages of our favorite healthy lifestyle blogs and magazines, drooling and dreaming over those beautifully put together, stocked and…


Vaginal Dryness Solutions: Moisturizers, Lubricants and Moisturizing Lubricants - What's the Difference?

By Mariessa Mahfouz Vaginal and vulvar dryness is a common condition experienced by many women. While a change in hormones from menopause, postpartum or breastfeeding can result in dryness, many…


Clean These 5 Toxins from Your Cleaning Routine

By Holly Lucille, ND, RN Cleanliness may be next to godliness, but it can also be a gateway to health risks. In our zealous war on germs, many Americans have taken to using harmful, toxin-packed…


Natural Cleaning Recipes

By Chef Lauren Cox, Closer to Your Food Most of us have a cabinet somewhere in the house complete with glass cleaner, bleach, abrasive bathroom cleaner, etc. Many conventional cleaning products…