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Start here for useful tips on how to find alternative therapies and treatments for tics and Tourette syndrome, PANDAS / PANS, anxiety, autism, ADHD, depression, OCD, learning disabilities, and other neurological disorders. You will also learn about our free printable behavior charts and our popular forum discussion board.

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Look for this Label Before Buying Carpet (Premium)

While many of our readers avoid carpeting, others look to the positive benefits carpet can  offer. Carpet products are notorious for their “new” carpet odors caused by toxic volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the carpet […]

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12 Key Steps to Better School Food

It’s no secret that most school lunches are not healthful. Too much fat, salt, sugar, carbs and too many chemical additives. Despite all the media hype on the subject, the vast majority of educational facilities […]

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Turning Back the Clock on our Daughter’s Diet: Our Answer for Tics, OCD, and Mood Swings

A LETTER FROM TRACY’S MOTHER When our daughter, Tracy, was exhibiting complex tics at age seven, our neurologist identified the problem immediately as Tourette Syndrome—which we had already done on our own—and sent us on our […]

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Your World and You: September 18, 2014 (Premium)

Environmental and Nutritional Tips to Improve Your Family’s Health This feature highlights reports, studies, and feedback from families on efforts that can make a positive impact in our quest for health. Topics we cover in this […]

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Free Printable Sticker Reward Chart: Out the Door to School

Reduce the stress of getting kids ready for school with this colorful sticker reward chart. If your child is already managing their morning activities, you can use the chart to reward that helpful behavior. Some […]

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13 Ways to Break the Ear Infection Cycle

William Shaw, PhD Director of  Great Plains Laboratories Editor: Ear infections account for one-third of all visits to pediatricians and 75 percent of all follow-up visits. Studies tell us that unnecessary antibiotics, frequently demanded by […]

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Vaccines as a Trigger for Tics

We have a very popular article on our site: “Finding Triggers for Tics and Tourette Syndrome: A Must Read.” This week a reader, Melissa, posted a comment for the article asking why vaccines were not […]

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Your World and You: September 4, 2014 (Premium)

Environmental and Nutritional Tips to Improve Your Family’s Health This feature highlights reports, studies, and feedback from families on efforts that can make a positive impact in our quest for health. Topics we cover in this […]

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