Tag Archives: gut

Illnesses affecting families today.

Talk: Why are we getting sicker, younger? A Sustainable Backyards event. When: 7.30pm Thursday, 24th March 2016 Where: Tauranga Boys College Graham Young Youth Theatre Cost: $10 (please bring cash) Do I need to book?: No bookings required, please just … Continue reading

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Tipping point – what’s with organic?

I can’t afford it. It’s too hard. Supermarket’s good enough for me. What makes people change? For most people it is not an easy process. Going to the supermarket, whizzing around, piling up the car, now that’s convenient. So why … Continue reading

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Zen Honeycutt & GMO food in New Zealand

Way before I heard Zen Honeycutt was coming to New Zealand (Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga) I had read about her. She’s one chick that has really put it out there. Speaking up takes courage. You risk criticism, derision, and today in … Continue reading

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When it comes to kids with gut related illness – Make changes, but lose that guilt.

One of the most important things paediatrician Dr Michelle Perro can say to mums is ‘We didn’t know’. But we do know now. This article is an abbreviated extract of an engaging and enlightening youtube interview with Molly Arthur. As … Continue reading

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Making a rash decision from the gut. About a dog.

I am about to conduct an experiment on the dog. My dog Myrtle has had skin based stomach rashes for a good 6 months now.  Extensive reading has lead me to a mother-type conclusion.  Perhaps an outrageous theory (that is grounded … Continue reading

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