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Prenatal Depression Impact on Fetus

by admin@mcb on 24 Aug 2016

Prenatal depression can have many negative effects on the developing baby. Many clinical studies indicate that a baby will sense and respond to their mother’s stress levels as registered by her increased heartbeat. One such published study, titled Impact of Maternal Stress, Depression & Anxiety on Fetal Neurobehavioral Development can be found here: [...]

Everything’s Coming up Roses

by admin@mcb on 10 Aug 2016

Having just taken two deep, deep breaths of my favorite essential oil (roses), I thought it would be a good topic for the blog. Rose Essential Oil Rose essential oil (or more properly Rosa centifolia) is a lovely essential oil. Because it is so expensive, I often prefer to enjoy it on its own, but it is also an excellent essential oil as part of a blend, because it is very versatile. Rose is one [...]