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Employee Spotlight - Melissa Rodriquez

Employee Spotlight - Melissa Rodriguez Here at Flora, we feel as though we're all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we'd post an employee spotlight from time to time so our subscribers can get to know our employees a little better. Name: Melissa Rodriguez Title: Sales Assistant What is Your Role at Flora?: I as...

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Boost Your Immunity This Fall

The change in season sends us back to work and school, but just as quickly, the arrival of seasonal issues can send us back home again. Millions of Americans get taken down by poor immune systems each year, with the average adult suffering from 2-3 colds annually. Those numbers are even higher for children. Our immune systems are built to protect the body from infections and diseases, but sometimes they need a bit of a helping hand. Thankfully, th...

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Your Body’s Superhero – The Immune System

By Lisa Kilgour, Nutritionist Lisa Kilgour is a registered holistic nutritionist (RHN), founder of lisakilgour.com, and a faculty member at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition. In 2016 Lisa spoke about the gut-brain connection at TedX Kelowna, and was voted “BC’s Favorite Nutritionist” by Natural Health Care Canada in 2010. She currently lives in the breathtaking Okanagan Valley, BC, surrounded by good food and stunning scenery. It’s here. Tha...

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Avoid the school nurse with Flora...Moms, you're welcome!

Written by guest blogger: Jill Anenberg Lawrence www.jillanenberg.com There’s an unfamiliar silence in the house that hasn’t been felt for months. Oh my gosh, you haven’t yelled, “Clean up your stuff!” in the last 20 minutes. Right as you’re about to lose your mind, the kids are sent back to school to expand their minds. Let’s keep our freedom and ensure they avoid the school nurse and remain healthy so the rug rats won’t be returning home for sick...

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Boost Immunity the Natural Way

Focusing on bolstering the immune system with top natural ingredients is the best way to avoid illness (as opposed to worrying about every encounter with inevitable germs). The truth is, there is probably a "bug" going around your office right now! One top ingredient for helping support a healthy immune system? Elderberry. A traditional European folk remedy, elderberry gained scientific credibility for its immune supportive properties almost 20...

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