Teething Tips for Your Baby: Relief with Boiron Camilia

Posted on May 29, 2012

My daughter Danica is almost one years old!  It has been a blast, but I think any parent will agree that teething is not the best part of watching them grow.  It is so hard to watch our little ones go through the pain of teething and we cannot remember what it felt like, but we can only imagine that it is uncomfortable.  The discomfort from teething happens when the tooth is trying to break through the gum which mayRead More

Renew Life Life Flora Baby

Posted on May 4, 2012

Just wanted to share with you a fabulous product for your little ones.  Probiotics are not just for you, but even your baby… FloraBABY is a blend of probiotics (good bacteria) that is specifically formulated for the intestinal tract and colon of children. It is a no flavour powder which can easily be mixed into warm or cool drinks such as infant formula, water, juice and milk, or soft foods such as yogurt and apple sauce. This allows parents toRead More

Canadian Children Reaching ALL Time High Obesity Rates

Posted on March 5, 2012

According to Vancouver Sun: “Obesity among children and adolescents is tracking at an even faster pace than  obesity among adults, and obesity-related health complications are now occurring  in ever-younger children” Why is being obese such a problem? Well because it is not just being overweight that is the concern it is everything that comes along with it such as cardiac problems, joints problems and just not feeling good period.  Vancouver Sun also looked into numerous studies.  This one looked atRead More

Exercising After Pregnancy

Posted on February 15, 2012

Being a mother is a wonderful experience, but finding the time for yourself can be challenging.  It is so much fun looking after your little one, watching them reach all the milestones and discovering their personality.  BUT, don’t forget to take time for yourself!  You will both will be better for it.  A happy mom makes for a well adjusted happy baby. Moms are very eager to get back to their pre-pregnancy weight, but remember to not be too hardRead More

Easy Multi Prenatal by Platinum Naturals

Posted on August 16, 2011

Finding out you are pregnant is one of the most exciting moments in life.  Once you know, then come all the decisions of what doctor to go with, what hospital to deliver in, or perhaps you want to have a midwife.  Will you formula feed or breast feed… and the list goes on.  One of the most common comments from expecting mothers is that during pregnancy is the healthiest they have ever been!  When it comes to choosing your prenatalRead More

Shannon’s Labour Experience: True Story…

Posted on July 14, 2011

This article is much different from what you have been used to here with the Alive, Morning Sun and Supplements Plus Blog.  I tend to stick with articles telling you about different products, specific health concerns and how to treat them or I put recipes up on the blog to share with everyone.  I try not to get too personal I guess you could say.  BUT over the last nine months of pregnancy I have had a blast.  I reallyRead More

AOR Children’s Vitamin D3 Drops 400iu

Posted on July 11, 2011

What is AOR’s Vitamin D3? Vitamin D3 is derived from sheepskin oil collected during shearing. AOR’s  Vitamin D3 for Children is rapidly converted in the body to the active hormone  1,25 dihydrocholecalciferol, and helps in the development and maintenance of  bones, the absorption and use of calcium and phosphorus, and is a factor in the  maintenance of good health. It is also important for mood as well!  Calcium is always talked about, but we often forget to take extra vitaminRead More

Lorna Vanderhaeghe Mag Smart: For Heart Health, Depression and Children Behavioural Problems ADHD

Posted on February 25, 2011

Lorna Vanderhaeghe’s Mag Smart is in the form of Magnesium Bisglycinate which does not cause diarrhea.  Sometimes the issue with taking Magnesium in Citrate form is that when taken in higher dosages, it causes a loose stool.  For some people a loose stool is good news, but for those that need to take a higher amount of Magnesium, the Bisglycinate form is the way to go! There is a lot of buzz about taking Vitamin D and Calcium, but Magnesium isRead More

How to Improve Your Childs Concentration

Posted on April 9, 2010

I get many emails from parents who are concerned about their childrens lack of focus.  Below are the tips that you can use to help improve your childs concentration.  Hope you enjoy the read! Concentration problems are extremely common these days, but there are many things we can do to help them along the way.  First we will discuss the safe supplements you can give them: 1. A good quality fish oil 2.A B-Complex. 3. A good multivitamin. This is simple but a good start.    1.Read More