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Save Money: 13 Foods You Don’t NEED to Buy Organic

I know what you’re thinking, Mamavation is big on eating organic, so why are we writing about the opposite? We’ve shared the reason’s why you should feed your family organic as well as the dangers of GMOs and glyphosate. Organic is always the best option to avoid GMOs, synthetic pesticides, biosolids, and artificial ingredients, but eating 100%…

10 Cancer Causing Foods You're Eating

10 Cancer Causing Foods in Your Diet

How much have you researched about cancer-causing foods? Did you know the American Cancer Society now reports the chances of getting cancer are now 1 in 2 for men, and 1 in 3 for women? Those staggering numbers indicate a growing epidemic in the U.S., but it isn’t time to throw in the towel. In their annual cancer…

breastfeeding and the dangers of lanolin

Killing You Softly: the Dangers of Lanolin

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you’ve probably been recommended to use products containing lanolin to ease sore nipples from breastfeeding. The FDA has approved lanolin for use in many products, such as cosmetics, lip balm, and nipple cream, but is lanolin really safe for you – and more importantly, for your baby? You’ve trusted…