Health December 2013

The latest healthcare options for your clan's well-being.

Jesse Berberich

Feel Refreshed

Do hectic days at work and taking care of your family at night leave you feeling exhausted? Made with natural ingredients, the Kiss My Face line of shower and bath gels are the perfect antidote for your drained energy. They’ll leave you feeling fresh and renewed throughout the day. To feel the best you can, visit

Healthy Mouths, Happy Smiles

For a toothpaste that promotes dental health and hygiene with a fruity freshness, look to Honest KID’S Toothpaste. Made from a formula that contains no harsh chemicals, Honest KID’S Toothpaste helps polish and brighten teeth and fights dental plaque and build up. Visit for more information.

Ballet Body

Acacia, one of the leading names in award-winning yoga, fitness, and wellness products, is proud to expand its line with the Ballet Body series of muscle-focused workout DVDs. They focus on developing strength, building lean muscles, and sculpting a sleek frame through a variety of exercises inspired by ballet. Get started at

Simply Delicious

Simply7 is dedicated to creating a better, healthier snack experience based on unique, yet-recognizable ingredients. The chips adhere to core standards, which exclude cholesterol, artificial ingredients, and trans-fat. These exceptionally healthy and simply delicious chips are available at

KINDness Counts

New from the KIND Nuts & Spices line of healthy snacks, the Maple Glazed Pecan & Sea Salt and Dark Chocolate Chili Almond bars contain only five grams of sugar and are a good source of fiber and protein. They are available now at Duane Reade locations.

Canine Encouragement

Kyjen Dog Games not only help keep puppy boredom at bay, but also greatly benefit your family pet. Designed with a dog’s IQ and behavior in mind, these puzzle games encourage brain development, which ultimately leads to less destructive behavior around the house. Available at, these games are to best way to ensure that man’s best friend is happy and healthy!

Superior Dental Hygiene

Ultrasound technology has long been used by dentists to remove tartar, but Emmi-dent takes this technology and makes it available for consumers with an innovative toothbrush and Nano-Bubble toothpaste. The Emmi-dent toothbrush sends out ultrasonic waves that work in perfect unison with the toothpaste to destroy plaque, tartar, food particles, and bacteria. Snag the pair at

Coping For Children

From author Marie Kyriakou, Mike the Little Bean (AuthorHouseUK) is a fanciful tale that entertains children while also teaching them how to cope with unfamiliar situations. Following the journey of a little bean who is whisked away from his family and then has to adapt to his new surroundings, this book is an excellent metaphor for the challenges kids face when growing up. Get a copy at

Potty Time Pal

Fraggal the Potty Time Pal (Dog Drool Media) is a revolutionary book that reinforces positivity during potty training. It decreases the time it takes for success by providing the perfect link between learning and play. Parents can engage their child’s attention and provide context for conversation with the Fraggal puppet. To purchase the book and puppet, visit

Helpful Herbs

When the hustle and bustle of everyday life gets you feeling run down, Herbal Zap! offers an all-natural boost to your immune system! The fourteen herbs within it are meant to be dissolved in water to promote healthy digestive, respiratory, and immune function. Discover details about Herbal Zap! at

This column appeared in the December 2013 issue.