Category: Health & Fitness

Fall Harvest Underdogs You Didn’t Realize Were Michigan-Grown
Fall Harvest Underdogs You Didn’t Realize Were Michigan-Grown

When it comes to Michigan produce, it can sometimes feel like cherries, apples and blueberries get all the glory. But those three are just the tip of the grown-in-Michigan iceberg. There are, in fact, loads of other less obvious fruits and vegetables to be found here—especially this time of year....

Making It Work As A Work-From-Home Mom

Working from home is both a blessing and a curse when you’re a mom. You can save on childcare, but it can be challenging to get your work done without any distractions. So how do you make it work as a work-from-home mom? On top of everything else, it’s difficult...

How Can I Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In My Home?

Carbon monoxide is an invisible, odorless, tasteless gas that’s produced any time a fossil fuel burns. Appliances such as ovens, heaters, and other devices release a small amount of carbon monoxide when they’re properly working. But when these appliances aren’t working correctly, carbon monoxide fumes can build up and become...

Tips for Managing Stress When You’re at College

More than 80 percent of college students reported feeling overwhelmed by their workload in 2016. Chronic stress can be a catalyst for depression, anxiety and mood disorders—serious problems that together are ranked number one among the top five national health conditions contributing to poor health in nearly every county of every state in the...

Figure Out Your Heart Health With Beaumont’s Free Online Assessment
Figure Out Your Heart Health With Beaumont’s Free Online Assessment

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Beaumont. All opinions are 100% mine. Beaumont Health has made it super easy to find out your risk for several different health factors with a free online assessment. Metro Detroit Mommy solely looked at the heart health risk assessment test...

How to Help Your Child Make Healthy Eating Choices at School

  School cafeterias give children the opportunity to become independent eaters at an early age. While it’s a great way to try new foods, it also means parents are unable to control what and how much a child consumes. Thankfully, USDA’s regulations assist children in making better decisions by requiring cafeterias to...

Personalized Vitamins with Tespo

There’s a new gadget that can make taking your vitamins easier. Tespo combined nutrition science and technology to create liquid vitamins that get dispensed through a machine daily.  Tespo gave Metro Detroit Mommy a complimentary machine and a personalized pod to facilitate this sponsored review.  All opinions are my own,...

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