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  • 1.Helping our Kids to Have Their Best Year EVER

2. What If Our Children Could Have perfect attendance at school this year? Get Straight As? What if learning could come more easily? What if our kids could have their best year ever? 3. FACT: AsthmaOn average, one out of every 13 school-aged children has asthma FACT: Type 2 DiabetesIncidence of type 2 diabetes is rising quickly among kids FACT: Overweight KidsThe number of overweight children and teens has DOUBLED in the past 10 years FACT: Immune SystemKids miss an average of eight school days per year because of health issues FACT: Physical DevelopmentPoor nutrition negatively impacts bone growth and overall physical development Poor school performance can result from poor nutrition Hows Your Childs Health? 4. Healthy Kids Need Strong Immune Systems Rest Exercise Toxic-free environment Healthy diet with Real Food Michael Pollan Nutrients too critical to leave to chance 5. Nutrients Essential for Immune System Shaklee Multi Vitamin Incredivites / Shaklee Baby Vita C Optiflora Alfalfa Protein shakes .. Energizing Soy/ Cinch For emergencies Defend & Resist Echinacea 6. Poor eating habits start early25% of infants and toddlers ages 9 to 24 months do not eat any fruit or vegetables! Most vitamins and minerals are not stored in the body so they need to be supplied daily; without a steady supply, infants and toddlers cannot achieve optimal growth and development Public health experts are concerned about adequate vitamin D intake, and the American Academy of Pediatrics recently doubled its recommended daily intake for infants New research connects prebiotics with improved immune function in infants and toddlers* Infants and Toddler Multivitamin & Multimineral Powder 7. Always Safe: No artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives Gluten free Add to juice, cereals, and baby foods Always Healthy: Supports Strong Immune System* Includes a special blend of clinically tested prebiotics 23 Vitamins and Minerals Needed for proper growth and development Supports Strong Bones and Teeth Meets American Academy of Pediatrics newest recommendations of 400 IU of vitamin D per day, plus calcium, vitamin K, and more Multivitamin & Multimineral Powder for Infants and Toddlers Tip: Fill the Nutritional Gaps: Your little one may need an additional source of nutrients during the transition phase from breast milk or formula to solid foods. 8. Kids Need INCREDIVITES Studies show that kids with inadequate nutrient intake perform poorly in school Poor nutrition negatively impacts a childs immune system, bone growth, and overall physical development In a recent study, 55% of children tested had low levels of vitamin D, which is critical for bone building The immune system has been shown to be activated by lactoferrin, a milk protein also found in breast milk. 9. Supernutritious: First kids chewable multi in the U.S. with immune- supporting power of lactoferrin!Helps kids immune systems stay supercharged* 23 Essential NutrientsNeeded for proper growth and development Vitamin POWer!100% of vitamins C and E, plus all eight B vitamins 600 IU of Vitamin D3, plus calcium, vitamin K, and more! Support for strong bones and teeth Supersafe: Naturally sweetened with xylitol, which does not promote cavities No artificial flavors, sweeteners, or preservatives Gluten free INCREDIVITES Great Tasting, Kid Tested, and Kid Approved! All-natural tropical punch, grape, and berry flavors. *This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. 10. Vitamin D Essential for strong bones (with calcium and minerals) Essential for strong immune system Helps regulate cell growth and differentiation May reduce risk of breast cancer 50% colorectal cancer prostate cancer ( 55% ) 11. More Benefits of Vitamin D Associated with reduced cardiovascular risks (hypertension, obesity, and diabetes) Helps blood vessels relax and improves blood flow Lower risks for stroke & congestive heart failure Improved cognitive function ( due to Vitamin D receptors in the brain) Helps maintain health of ovaries, uterus, esophagus, stomach, bladder, kidney, pancreas and lungs Improves health of myelin sheath and nerves 12. Sustained Release Vita C 500also Chewable C First sustained-release vitamin C to use all natural plant gums and waxes slowly releasing the whole vitamin C complex over 5 hours. The role of Vitamin C Antioxidant Natural antihistamine Builds connective tissue (tendons, ligaments, skin) Reduces risk of cataracts Helps reduce allergy symptoms Helps reduce risk of cancer Used in prevention and treatment of colds 13. Optiflora Probiotic System Restores beneficial micro-organisms to lower intestines lost from antibiotics, diarrhea, chemotherapy, steroids, and other medications Keeps undesirable bacteria and yeasts in check Strengthens the immune system Triple encapsulation protects acidophilus, bifidus, and other probiotics from stomach acids 14. Unique, Patented Triple Encapsulation Technology Protects Live Microflora OPTIFLORA completely survives stomachOPTIFLORA completely survives stomach acid. Microflora are then released in theacid. Microflora are then released in the intestine.intestine. Live microfloraLive microflora Water and oxygen barrierWater and oxygen barrier Stomach acid protectionStomach acid protection Only Shaklee hasOnly Shaklee has it!it! 15. Who Benefits from Optiflora flatulence abdominal cramps bloating diarrhea constipation digestive disorders candida yeast issues colitis allergies/sinus acid reflux antibiotics steroid medications bottle-fed babies low fiber/poor diets irritable bowel syndromeear infections Nutrition and You Vita Books 16. Healthy Brains Need Rest Exercise Toxin-free environment Healthy diet from real food Essential nutrients too critical to leave to chance. 17. Nutrients for Optimal Learning Omega 3 Fatty Acids Omega Guard Mighty Smarts B Vitamins B Complex if they can swallow Incredivites Chewable Multi Vita Lea ( tablet to swallow ) Protein Energizing Soy Protein Cinch Shakes 18. DHA is an essential omega-3 fatty acid that affects early brain and eye development Studies show that many kids do not get enough of this important nutrient Foods high in DHAsuch as sardines, tuna, and organ meats such as liverare not kids favorites Eating large amounts of fish can lead to unhealthy exposure to mercury and other environmental toxins, which can be especially harmful to children DHA-Powered Mighty Smarts Dagim 19. Omega 3 Research Study Improvements in: attention vocabulary behavior concentration less impulsive calmer dyslexia depression 60% of the brain is fat Univ of S Australia 145 children 2005 20. Supersmart: High in DHA Omega-3s for BrainPOWer DHA helps support concentration, memory, and vision 100 mg per servingA level clinically proven to increase blood levels of DHA in children ages 412 Supersafe: Certified organic by Quality Assurance International 100% natural, ultra-pure DHA No artificial colors, sweeteners, or preservatives Gluten free 75% organic Great Tasting, Kid Tested, and Kid Approved! Yummy Orange Chew MIGHTY SMART Dagim 21. Supersmart: Mighty Smart: Worlds best 100% natural, ultra-pure DHA for brainPOWer! Supersafe: No artificial flavors, sweeteners, or preservatives Gluten free Packaging is free of bisphenol-A, phthalates, and toxic inks Supernutritious: Incredivites: Worlds best multivitamin/multimineral supplement for kids 22. US Kids Falling Behind Math Scores 1. Finland 12 2 13 3 14 4 15 5 16 6 17 7 18 8 19 9 20 United States 10 11 Reading Scores 1. Finland 12 2. 13 3. 14 4. 15 5 16 6 17 7 18 United States 8 9 10 11 23. Factors that Damage the Brain Ultra Mind Solution Mark Hyman, M.D. Toxins (cleaning products, air pollution, food additives) 80,000 chemicals introduced since 1900 550 have been tested for safety Lack of nutrients ( esp. B vitamins, Omegas ) Lack of sleep (when the brain repairs and heals) Stress (cortisol injures hippocampus, damages brain cells and leads to memory loss and dementia) 24. More Damaging Items Sugar !! ( insulin ) ( Alzheimers now called Type 3 Diabetes ) Poor digestion More than 95% of autistic kids have gastrointestinal dysfunction (Dr Martha Herbert, Harvard) -- Caused by Pro-Inflammatory Diet (too high in Omega 6 , too low in Omega 3 fatty acids, too high in sugar and refined carbs, too low in vegetables ) 25. More Insults to the Brain Drugs/Medications Acetaminophen ( Tylenol ) Quickly depletes glutathione ( bodys last stand against toxins, inflammation and free radicals n- acetylcysteine ) One of the single most important chemicals in your body and a deficiency can cause severe mental and physical issues. Acetaminophen is more toxic than most prescription drugs Dr Oz - #1 cause of liver failure 26. Dangers of Drugs/Medications Allergy drugs Acetaminaphen Aspirin ADD meds Asthma meds Steroids 27. There is Good News The brain can: heal, renew, repair and regenerate itself. Make new brain cells (neurogenesis) Wake up and activate damaged brain cells Improve connections between brain cells ( neuroplasticity) All this can improve cognitive function and lead to remarkable recoveries 28. Factors that Benefit the Brain Sleep Nutrient Rich Diet Oxygen ( deep breathing) Water Exercise Relaxation Community Connection Love Meaning and purpose B vitamins Omega 3 fatty acids Vivix (repairs cellular damage.. regenerates mitochondria) New learning 29. AND BE HAPPY