Syndet is a blended word made by combining the words “synthetic” and “detergent.” There is a lot of hype about using syndet bars to go "soap-free." The theory is that since they are less alkaline than natural soap they will not harm the acid mantle.
Young babies thrive on touch. Massaging your baby enhances the emotional bond, provides a calm experience, improves sleep patterns, improves circulation, helps develop sensory awareness and can even be used to soothe tummies and support digestion.
While proponents of genetic engineering believe that this technology will make it possible to produce enough food to ensure that everyone in the world has enough to eat, the health risks of genetically altered plants, animals and foods have not been clearly identified. Many scientists believe that it is likely that genetically modified foods will trigger allergic reactions, create new toxins that will produce disease and lead to even more antibiotic resistance.
The USDA has developed a three-tier system for labeling certified organic products. Although you may see many different "organic" logos, symbols, and badges on products, signs, and websites, there are only two that have any real meaning. They are the circular "USDA Organic" logo and the logo from a USDA accredited certifying agency.