FAQ- Using Herbs During Pregnancy

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Since we’re looking at all things related to our Pregnancy formulas this month, we thought we’d take a look at using herbs in pregnancy. This is a question many mothers’s have, and rightly so. We want to provide our baby’s with the healthiest place to grow and thrive! There is … Continue reading

B-Fruitful

B-Fruitful

This month, in honor of our May Items of the Month, we’re going to take a break from Herb of the Day posts. We’ll be looking at 4 of our top selling Pregnancy formulas. Each week we’ll look at a different formula and take you from conception all the way … Continue reading

May Item of the Month- Pregnancy & Nursing Formulas!

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When we decided to do the “Item of the Month” this year, we had initially selected a single item for May.   After a while, we decided it would be fun to feature all our Pregnancy & Nursing formulas for a month long celebration of Moms!   We’re Honored to be … Continue reading

FAQ: Can herbs hurt instead of help/ Are herbs safe?

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Are herbs safe? &  Can herbs hurt instead of help? These are two of the most commonly asked questions we get here at TriLight.  Adjusting to herbal remedies can be a big transition for many people and we relate to the confusion and overwhelm.  Some people have allergic reactions just … Continue reading

Herb of the Day: Blue Cohosh

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Blue Cohosh (Caulophyllum thalactroides) is also called squaw root or papoose root. It was commonly used by Native American tribes and later by Europeans and midwives. It is commonly found in the eastern forest of the US though it can be found across many parts of North America. Traditional Uses: Starting labor … Continue reading

Herb of the Day: Nettle {Allergy Relief}

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For most of the US, allergy season is swooping in to sweep you off your feet with a series of sneezing fits. The herb most commonly associated with treating allergy symptoms is nettle. The leaves contain a quality that blocks histamine receptors – just like common medications, but without the … Continue reading

Iron supplements during Pregnancy and Iron deficiency / anemia

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Being pregnant and/or finding out you might be anemic brings up a lot of questions. There are a LOT of forms of iron supplements out there and especially if you’re pregnant, this is a time to look for safest from of iron supplementation. If you search the internet for “What is … Continue reading

Help me get Pregnant!

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“Help me get Pregnant!”  – First things first. Have fun! Trying to get pregnant can be one of  the most exciting points in a couple’s relationship. Remember, stress doesn’t help anyone. We understand that for many folks who are trying to conceive, the process can be more difficult than initially expected. Most … Continue reading

Pregnancy and Herbs

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Here’s a common question that we get regarding pregnancy and herbs … Q:  Should herbs be used during pregnancy? A:  Pregnancy and herbs can definitely go together. Many herbs can be very beneficial during pregnancy when used properly, but not all. That is why we have a specific line of … Continue reading