Mental Illness in Children at an All Time High

Today’s young people face a constellation of social, health, financial and school pressures that are weighing down their minds at the same time that poor diet and exercise habits, stress and environmental toxins are affecting their bodies. The result is a generation of children and teens at increased risk for mental illness. According to research by … Read more

Limit Chemicals in Your Child’s Diet

Keeping your child chemical free is a good first step to keeping their brains and bodies healthy. According to the Journal of Epidemiology 2002, in the past 50 years, over 3,500 chemical additives have been added to our food supply. This is in addition to the pesticides and herbicides that may have been sprayed on … Read more

Help and Hope for ADHD and other Children’s Mental Disorders Through Orthomolecular Medicine

Today’s young people face a constellation of social, health, financial, school and career pressures and choices that are weighing down their minds at the same time that diet, stress, poor exercise habits and environmental toxins are affecting their bodies. The result is a generation of children and teens at increased risk for mental illness. From … Read more

Mindful Charity Launch, a Better Future for Children’s Mental Health

Mindful Charity Launch,November 15, 2012. Rosalie Moscoe’s Speech as Chair of Mindful Campaign, www.mindfulcharity.ca Check for more information about the bold campaign.        It was the summer of 1989. Our son was on a youth tour in the Middle East with his high school friends. Three weeks into the trip we received a startling phone call, … Read more

Teen Nutrition: Overfed and Undernourished?

Teens need exceptional nutrition – their bodies are still growing and maturing and so are their brains. Poor nutrition can lead to mood swings, especially for teens when hormones are changing (and raging). Too many chemicals, high sugar products plus not enough nutrients in their bodies are a bad combination. Without good nutrition, teens will … Read more