• Parabens: What are they?

    Parabens are a common cosmetic ingredient—and, lately, the object of much vilification. Find out what they really are and whether you should be seeking out paraben-free products You may have noticed lately that “paraben free” labels have been popping up on some beauty products at the drugstore and elsewhere. Parabens are the most widely used […]


    Updated: 30 April, 2012

  • Have a ‘Green’ Pregnancy!

    Of readers polled online, 69 percent are now more concerned with “going green” than before they became pregnant. Why? Not just because choosing eco-friendly products and reducing the amount of resources used is trendy. Put simply, contributing to a healthier planet makes for healthier people, including you and your family. During pregnancy, making simple changes […]


    Updated: 23 May, 2011