Category Archives for "Health"
As the weather cools off, I always have one burning question for my American friends – how do you avoid gaining weight during the holidays? After all, while we have nearly three months between Thanksgiving and Christmas (and our Thanksgiving is much lower key than yours), my friends to the south have only a few […]Continue reading
Do you enjoy visiting the doctor? If you’re American, it costs you money coming and going. No matter where you are, it involves appointments and waiting, and sitting in rooms full of sick people. The last time I visited my gynecologist, I waited three and half hours before she could see me. It’s the nature […]Continue reading
Indigestion can ruin a good day. It often pops up unexpectedly and usually at the worst times. Over the counter remedies don’t always help. Worse, they often put harmful chemicals into your body. If you suffer from occasional or chronic indigestion you can use natural herbs to cure it. Peppermint Peppermint has long been used […]Continue reading
Natural family planning – you’ve heard the one about the people who use that, right? They’re called parents. No, I hadn’t heard that a million times! The truth is that there is a family planning method – let’s not call it birth control or contraceptive, which it’s not – which is natural, safe, easy to […]Continue reading
While I have been served coffee and tea at the homes of my Mennonite friends, I do not recall ever having soda or Kool Aid. And certainly they never have alcohol. What can be found on every table, though, is a jug of water. This seems so common among my Mennonite friends, that I consider […]Continue reading