Category Archives: Essential Oils

Essential Oils Survey

So I am doing some general essential oil research (non-SB related) and I am wondering what oils you use on a weekly or monthly basis and what you use it for.  I’ll looking for very successful remedies for very common problems. I’ll start.  I use lavender for burns, peppermint for headaches, clove for toothaches, menthol for growing pains and tea

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New Adult Story – Angela Dockter

We are excited to announce that we have a new profile in the Adult Stories section.  What makes this story special is that you will also find Angela listed on our Physicians & Therapists page as well. Angela Dockter is a healthy 44-year old Holistic Healthcare Practitioner who was born with myelomeningocele L3-S1 and attributes her unassisted mobility to the

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Eczema

So this isn’t so much about SB, but we have all the right folks here to ask. My 3 year old has just begun presenting with eczema.  It doesn’t run in my family, but there is some in his dad’s family ( a cousin).  Started a month ago maybe, just on the backs of his knees and, to be honest,

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Learning disabilities related to Spina Bifida

Depending on how old your child is, you may have already discovered that his learning process seems to be different from the typical child. For us, we noticed that Lauren took longer to learn certain concepts, and forgot them much more easily. She also takes much longer to do chores and activities and often forgets what she is supposed to

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Article by Kelly Remmer

I can’t believe I haven’t seen this article before.  I want to talk to this lady!!! http://www.sbhao.on.ca/stories/personal-stories/mother-earth-kelly-remmer Does anybody know her? TSpar Here’s the content in case the link ever changes. Article by Kelly Remmer A whispered promise leads a mother off the beaten path and towards a reliable source to treat her daughter’s condition. About three years ago I

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