Tag Archives: Megan Heimer

Forget Everything You Were Ever Told About Fevers

April 2, 2018; by Megan Heimer (www.livingwhole.org) The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently published a report confirming what we’ve all known to be pretty common sense for a while now: Fevers aren’t bad and you shouldn’t bring it down in a healthy child. Why? Because fevers are good and suppressing it drags out the […]

Activated charcoal

What You Need to Know About Activated Charcoal

Nov. 21, 2017; by Megan Heimer (LivingWhole.org) I recently started taking activated charcoal. I can think of at least 500 perfectly valid reasons why I thought this was a good idea: White teeth, gut health, toxin absorption, better skin, and because it’s the cool thing to do to name a few. But really, it all […]

Health Books

The Best Books to Teach Yourself Natural Health

October 12, 2017;by Megan Heimer (LivingWhole.com) When I was a fresh 19, I decided I wanted to learn everything there was to know about natural health, so I walked into the book store and bought every single book on the shelf: The YOU Owner’s Manuel (by Dr. Oz), YOU On a Diet (by Dr. Oz), […]

Coconut Palms

Is Coconut Really Bad for You?

July 26, 2017 (LivingWhole.org) Coconut oil has received an undeserving bad rap over the past few weeks, as the American Heart Association declared war on coconut oil and people put it back on the shelf where it simply doesn’t belong. I’ll admit that I’m usually the first to jump in on things like this, but […]


Kicking Pollen Season: An In-Depth Review of AllerDx

June 1, 2017; Megan Heimer (LivingWhole.org) Ya’ll let’s face it … pollen season stinks. We’re talking can’t see straight, think clearly, look like I’m cryin’ but I’m really dyin,’ gotta red rash, where the heck did those come from straight up irritations. If you’re like most people you’re either popping pills, standing over a humidifier, standing on your head, […]

Essential oils

Two Essential Oils You Should Have on Hand

May 26, 2017; Megan Heimer (LivingWhole.org) We’ve all been there — that moment of bliss as we dived into the world of essential oil woo and addressed our first health catastrophe with something that supposedly has no medicinal benefit whatsoever. Using essential oils worked so poorly for us the first time that we decided to spend more […]

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Dear Gwyneth Paltrow, Keep on Preaching

May 26, 2017; Megan Heimer (LivingWhole.org) Dear Ms. Paltrow, Can I call you Gwyneth? Because after you read this we’ll definitely be friends. You recently said that anyone who is “going to **ck with you, better bring their A-game.” I read a post from a physician recently, who … in the name of science and a poor […]