At NACD, we work with children that have every imaginable developmental issue in addition to typical and gifted children. Our families deal with a broad range health and related developmental issues. Each year it has become more and more evident that our environment as well as what we consume is incredibly important. Toxins that we all live with are being seen as the underlying cause of many of our health and developmental issues. Eating the proper foods, getting the necessary nutrients and avoiding toxic chemicals is becoming not just important, but vital for most of us.
Our professional staff has reviewed and put together a list of products that are worth your consideration. One of the things we have learned at NACD is that there is close relationship between our physiology and our neurology, meaning what affects our health affects how our brain works. And, the less efficiently our brains work, as with those with developmental problems the more significant becomes our health and nutrition.
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12 Great Healthy Living Gift Ideas for Holidays, Birthdays & Special Occasions
Melatonin is a natural hormone that your body produces that helps you maintain your walk/sleep cycle. Many things can negatively impact a child’s sleep cycle including light. It is advisable to consult your physician before starting Melatonin and for dosage recommendations.—Bob
Melatonin Time Release 3 mg.
Easy to administer and easy to adjust dosage.
Merax Whole Body Vibrating Platform Exercise Fitness Machine
We have found that vibrating platforms can be helpful for building strength and tone or reducing /breaking up high tone. Helps with balance, tactility, proprioception and circulation.—Bob
Puracy Natural All Purpose Cleaner
The Best Household Multi Surface Spray, Streak Free on Glass and Stainless Steel, Child and Pet Safe
I love cleaning with ozone because it destroys bacteria, viruses and funguses without any chemicals. These machines can also be used to freshen air by actually cleaning the air, not covering it up with odors. Use it in rooms, closets and cars—especially cars! Ozone water can also remove stains from fabrics and clothes because the stain attaches to the ozone molecule and it releases from the fabric. Even old stains. —Laird
Ozone Generator machine Food Water Air Sterilizer Vegetable Fruit Fresher Ozonator
Robolife Air Purifier Ozone Disinfector Fruits Vegetables Sterilization US Plug
Dr. Julian Neil, a highly respected health professional, once told me that there are 2 items every household seeking to improve health should have. At the top of his list was a Vitamix. Shortly thereafter I purchased my own and have been so very thankful for those words of wisdom. Here are a few models to choose from. —Lyn
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Premium MCT Oil
If you are looking for a great way to increase the benefits of healthy fats, MCT oil can be a good addition. I use it in my coffee each morning and can tell that it has made a difference in energy levels and softer skin. See the link for additional benefits. —Lyn
Of all of the different healthy living products I have ever used, this on is the real gem! Today’s world is so full of toxicity and what better way to decrease the effect that they can have on your health than to pull them out through the skin rather than crucial organs that do not regenerate as easily. Here is a great price on one made with non-toxic components. —Lyn
Reverse Osmosis Water Filter
Just turning on the tap makes me nervous when I think about the “allowed” contaminants. Here is Amazon’s Choice for a top selling Under-the-couter Reverse Osmosis System. —Lyn
Countertop Water Distiller
This water distiller is housed in a stainless steel unit and dispensed into a glass container so that the water never touches plastic. Many health benefits are believed to be achieved by periods of time consuming distilled water. This is the distiller I use myself and it is backed up by a good number of positive reviews: