How to Achieve a Healthy Pregnancy in These 5 Steps

7.4 million women, or 11.9% of women, have ever received any infertility services in their lifetime. (1)

1 in 8 couples (or 12% of married women) have trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. (1)

The average cost of in-vitro fertilization in the U.S. is currently about $11,000 to $12,000.

A cycle with injections for infertility usually costs between $1500 and $6000 for women trying to conceive with PCOS.

But, when you feel that all’s lost and your hope for a natural healthy pregnancy is almost gone, there is still hope.

Today I am interviewing Dr. Pamela Popper, of The Wellness Forum, a published author, about a fertility diet and lifestyle.

She will give you 5 simple steps to follow to make your body fertile without medication, in-vitro, or any other expensive procedures that come with side effects and the potential for emotional devastation.

Here are the things you will learn in today’s podcast:  Read More

Vegan Tropical Fruit Parfait Recipe

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How to Cure Hypothyroidism Naturally | Christi’s Story

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A few years ago, when I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism, it was impossible to find evidence that curing hypothyroidism, or other hormone imbalances, naturally was possible. Now, with success stories like mine, those of thousands of women I helped to do the same, and thousands more doing it on their own, and the scientific evidence to support this, the impossibility … Read More

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Just when you think that you were dealt the worst hand possible by your life, you meet someone who has it just as bad, or even worse than you. I suffered for years from hormone imbalanced induced health issues--hypothyroidism, infertility and even a pituitary adenoma.  I had it bad.  But thankfully I cured myself with a plant based diet. I now teach this hormone healing … Read More

Here’s How You Can Lower Blood Pressure Without Medication

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(3 week progress) What would you do if you were faced with a choice to save your life in the face of a disability, or possibly even death, or do nothing? How far would you go to stop the hand of time and make it work for you? Some say that adopting a plant-based diet is extreme, so they choose to depend on medication, surgery and put their fate in the hands of doctors … Read More