Health September 2014

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

Samantha Chan

With ever-present technology comes radiation. Protect your bun-in-the-oven with Belly Armor's blankets that block 99 percent of radiation emitted from cell phones, laptops, tablets, and other electronic devices. www.bellyarmor.com

Just Mayo offers all the flavor for great sandwiches without the cholesterol, GMOs, gluten, soy, dairy, and lactose. Look online for tasty, healthy recipes from Hampton Creek Foods. www.hamptoncreek.com

As nature gets ready to cool down, seasonal allergies can be a pain once again. Fight back with Zarbee's Naturals, a solution created from honey to calm coughs and ease sore throats. www.zarbees.com

Keep your keys, phone, and personal items secure when you're out for a run with The FlipBelt, made from a special spandex-Lycra blend that is moisture wicking, anti bacterial, and machine washable. It's available in an array of colors and a number of sizes, so men and women can find their perfect fit. www.flipbelt.com

Livliga is a lifestyle brand now offering Kidliga, a line of dinnerware that is visually stimulating while providing healthy portion-control options. The line includes plates, bowls, and mugs, as well as award-winning book Sammie & Sax in the Land of Quinoa: The Search for a Balanced Meal. www.livligahome.com

Safely eliminate 99.9 percent of bacteria from pacifiers with Bert & Bratt's UV sterilizer. The device quickly and efficiently keeps germs at bay. www.bertandbratt.com

Make sure you and your family stay hydrated as you get back to the daily grind with the easy-to-clean FLEXR water bottle. The bottle comes with disposable and biodegradable liners that prevent odors and mildew buildup. www.flexrsports.com.

Whether it's a bump or bruise, grab the Cool Flash Pillow from Cool Care Technologies for soothing relief. www.coolcaretechnologies.com

Freshen breath and strengthen teeth on the go with Zellie's line of all-natural gums, mints, and candies. Sweetened with 100-percent natural xylitol, Zellie's includes only the highest-quality, natural ingredients. www.zellies.com

As the kids get back to school, up the packed lunch game with IMUSA's Panini Press. Create healthy, homemade paninis in your own kitchen. A preset temperature ensures perfect toasting every time. www.bedbathandbeyond.com

This column appeared in the September 2014 issue.