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Jennifer Lance Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
I graduated from Humboldt State University with a degree in art education. I have been teaching art to children for over 16 years. I also spent five years teaching in a one-room schoolhouse all the grades k-8, and then I became a mother of two beautiful children. Currently, I am teaching... Full Bio
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What’s in your supplements? Petroleum, rocks, artificial dyes? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. That’s a very good question that is hard to discern from a label. Obvi ... Read on »
New wifi Hello Barbie doll will share your child’s private thoughts with Mattel by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. As long as it is turned on, your mobile phone registers its position ... Read on »
How to get your kids to eat more fruits and vegetables by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Just how much fruit and vegetables is half your your plate? ... Read on »
Is juice bad for kids? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. A common parenting mistake is to give children too much juice to drink ... Read on »
WTF? Toddlers and Infants on Xanax and Prozac by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Image courtesy of Serge Bertasius Photography at FreeDigitalPhotos. ... Read on »
Healthy snacking: Who doesn’t love popcorn? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. I love popcorn!  I have so many memories associated with this snack:   ... Read on »
Why you shouldn’t give your kids cough supressants by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Early in the coughing stages, we did visit the doctor and resorted to a ... Read on »
The toxic trio of nail polish: Dibutyl phthalate, toluene, formaldehyde by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Little girls like to paint their nails. Grown up girls do too. Th ... Read on »
Want to win eco-friendly baby socks? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. by . Related content: ... Read on »
The cardiovascular health benefits and history of cocoa by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. There are a lot of health benefits to consuming cocoa, as long as it is ... Read on »
Don’t panic it’s organic cucumber vodka! by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Besides the benefit of healthier living for workers and consumers, most ... Read on »
The yoga body myth: Yoga is for all bodies by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Yoga is good for every body, but unfortunately body image stops many pe ... Read on »
What’s really in dog food? 5 dog food ingredients to avoid by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Here is a list of concerning ingredients you might find on your dog fo ... Read on »
Toxic Fashion and Modern Human Slavery by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. According to a recent Greenpeace report, hazardous chemicals ar ... Read on »
More toxic phthalates in toys soon to be banned by the CPSC by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. The good news is exposure to the banned phthalates has gone down; h ... Read on »
Can olive oil kill cancer cells? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Olive oil is plentiful in the Mediterranean diet.  There really isn’t ... Read on »
Do you support child labor with you morning cup of coffee? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Coffee can’t be grown in my climate. There are plenty of local roasters ... Read on »
How an LED solar light can change the world by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Imagine living without power all the time.  Imagine the winter months w ... Read on »
Organic Watergate: Genetically mutated DHA & ARA oils approved by NOSB by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. “Organic agriculture is an ecological production management sys ... Read on »
Why sustainable, socially responsible fashion is important by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to for updates on this topic. Unfortunately, the clothing industry is toxic and socially irresponsibl ... Read on »