Vol VI June 2008 | The Village Green Apothecary E-Newsletter
Please join us for a book-signing event featuring leading experts in the field of autism.
• Discover how load factors accumulate and trigger symptoms
Get Outside and Play
• Reduce stress
Beyond eating a healthy diet, children need daily physical activity. Limiting television, computer, and video games is essential. Lead by example and show children that exercising is fun. Exercising as a family is a great way to spend quality time together.
Dana Laake, RDH, MS, LDN is a licensed nutritionist, talk show host, and educator. In her practice, Dana Laake Nutrition, she provides preventive and therapeutic medical nutrition services to adults and children.
Dana's expertise includes the full range of conditions such as failure to thrive, frequent infections, feeding problems, food allergies and intolerances, digestive disorders, immune disorders, and growth and developmental delays. Dana provides individualized treatment for each child based on extensive history, evaluation and laboratory findings.
The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, available at Village Green, includes healthful recipes like this one.
Fruity Good Shake
Add 1 handful of strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries or a combination.
Blend the milk, crushed ice, rice powder, and coconut milk in a blender. Add the fruit. Blend the mixture at high speed until smooth and thick. Pour into glasses and serve immediately.
Recommended Pathway Supplements for Children's Health
NEUROMINS DHA – Brain Food
CHILDREN’S ACIDOPHILUS – Shelf Stable, Great Grape Flavor
CHILDREN’S CHEWABLE ENZYMES – Great Berry Flavor
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Village Green Apothecary has been providing individualized nutrition, pharmacy, and healthy living products for over 40 years. We are committed to providing you with expert guidance, knowledge, and a custom-tailored mix of nutritional and pharmaceutical products needed to achieve and maintain optimal health. Our staff of 45 trained professionals (including a team of Pharmacists, Nutritionist, Naturopathic Doctor, and Clinical Herbalist) offer private wellness consultations, personalized health plans using the Essentials of Healthy Living (EHL), and individualized custom compounding. Our pharmacists are available to review and address drug/nutrient interactions and depletions to ensure your health and wellbeing. Please contact us with any questions. We are here as a resource for you.