Health May 2014

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

Samantha Chan

PhoneSoap is not only a phone charger, but also a sanitizer for your mobile device thanks to a featured UV light. www.phonesoap.com

Clif, a leader in organic foods, snacks, and drinks for the whole family, now offers Mojo Fruit & Nut bars, as well as Mojo Dark Chocolate bars. www.clifbar.com.

Numi Organic Tea, providers of delicious, organic, and fair-trade teas, has teamed up with Chef Carla Hall's artisan cookie company to offer gift boxes with the perfect combinations of teas and cookies. www.carlahall.com

Dubble Trubble offers a collection of pH-balanced hair and body washes, which are free of parabens, mineral oils, and animal ingredients. www.target.com

Queens-based Garden Lites now offers Veggie Muffins. Delicious and satisfying, these treats are great for breakfast, lunch, or anytime. www.gardenlites.com

When you're in a rush, reach for AngelBowls. These microwavable meals offer quick and healthy vegetarian options. www.angelbowls.com

Get clean with triple-milled, monogrammed soaps from Carved Solutions. www.carvedsolutions.com

May 17 marks Learn to Swim Day. Log onto www.teachmetoswim.com for all kinds of information and resources to make this summer by the pool a safe one.

Healthy Mama offers parents an all-natural energy drink in Boost-It-Up! It's rich in protein, B-vitamins, ginger, fiber, and electrolytes. www.healthymamabrand.com

Get your body ready for the upcoming beach season with Gaiam's Beginners Pilates Kit, featuring a body-sculpting ball, a resistance band, and a body-sculpting workout DVD. www.gaiam.com

This column appeared in the May 2014 issue.