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Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 01:39 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 104,308
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
I remember this now - It was a tetanus vaccine...

I remember this now - It was a tetanus vaccine programme run by our friends at the WHO in parts of Africa as well as the Philippines. The vaccine was suspiciously only given to women between the...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 77
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Interesting to see this is finally being...

Interesting to see this is finally being admitted.
I am of the opinion that Alzheimer's is the elderly person's version of the other 'A' word...

A while ago in a particular county in England...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 08:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 524
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Anna - I'm not 100% on this but from recall I...

Anna - I'm not 100% on this but from recall I think the vaccine will be live. They are apparently using a chain of proteins from a common cold type virus that they 'think' is similar to a portion of...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 06:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 524
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
I personally volunteer to give Paul Offit 10,000...

I personally volunteer to give Paul Offit 10,000 vaccines one after the other. I'm a patient woman :rotflmao But volunteer for this crapfest? No thanks.
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 05:43 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,448
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Mylittletiger - you didn't do that to your son....

Mylittletiger - you didn't do that to your son. Vaccines did. Big pharma did. The doctor who didn't give you all the facts and vaccinated anyway despite a previous adverse reaction did. You didn't do...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 02:29 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 104,308
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Liar. Simple. I'm a Brit born 1982 and...

Liar. Simple.
I'm a Brit born 1982 and taximom you are quite correct:
1. There was no mumps vax at the time - it was considered mild and common. We were left to it. I had mumps, my DH had...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 276
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Just when I thought I'd heard everything from a...

Just when I thought I'd heard everything from a pro-vax MD... :rotflmao
Well I guess you've got to find new and creative ways to charge people at every visit and vaxing is an easy way to accomplish...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 05:41 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,448
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Just to throw in my two pennies (cents) worth...

Just to throw in my two pennies (cents) worth here... I am also a scientist and from a family of medics. I very nearly became a MD but chose to pursue lab type work instead mainly due to my...
Forum: Breastfeeding   10-06-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Thank you for all the responses. Sorry I've been...

Thank you for all the responses. Sorry I've been MIA for a while.... but on 10th September, DS2 arrived! All 9lb 1oz of him. It was a lovely homebirth and labour only lasted 2 and a half hours...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   09-05-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
These videos are heartbreaking. Obviously...

These videos are heartbreaking. Obviously Elizabeth Cohen has never read the safety data sheets that accompany vaccines. I'm sure if she did, she'd clearly see autism listed as a side effect of...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   09-02-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 493
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
I have 3 cousins with ASDs - 2 of which developed...

I have 3 cousins with ASDs - 2 of which developed their symptoms after the administration of the MMR vaccine, which at the time was given to 18 month old children in the UK. The third cousin was...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-29-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,815
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Oh believe me, our wonderful government is really...

Oh believe me, our wonderful government is really starting to understand! The pressure to vaccinate against anything and everything is really ramping up now. Despite the fact that no vaccines are...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-28-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Thank you. I'm lucky, DH is with me all the way....

Thank you. I'm lucky, DH is with me all the way. He always says he assumed I'd just formula feed like every one else around here and he'd be doing night feeds, putting kids to bed, etc so he's keen...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-28-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 13,724
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
OMG - this thread! DH's gran was told by her...

OMG - this thread!
DH's gran was told by her doctor that she was unable to breastfeed all her 3 children as after about 2 weeks her milk had 'turned solid in her breasts'! WTF? I'm assuming he...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-28-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 344
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Oh I feel for you! Honestly, I don't think this...

Oh I feel for you! Honestly, I don't think this is the end though. I think it's a nursing strike, which is pretty common after a sore mouth. DS had a nursing strike at 10 months for no reason -...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-28-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Question Pressure to formula feed

Does anyone else have family members that try to force weaning or even convince you not to bother starting breastfeeding in the first place? When I was pregnant with DS MIL offered to buy me my...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   09-15-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Thank you berrypavlova - I'll look that book up...

Thank you berrypavlova - I'll look that book up now and report back!
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-14-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 2,998
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Oh wengrin - been there before!  Its hard not to...

Oh wengrin - been there before!  Its hard not to test constantly when you so want it.
Interestingly enough, I got the links to the gender swaying site from posting about the Shettles/timing before...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-14-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 2,998
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Good luck wengrin!  I've decided to use these...

Good luck wengrin!  I've decided to use these next 2 'waiting' months not just to learn FAM but also to try a few gender swaying methods.  I'm not entirely convinced we'll be successful!  My family...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   09-14-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Well, I've just ordered 'hands are not for...

Well, I've just ordered 'hands are not for hitting'. It should arrive on Monday so we'll start reading that together, even though he can't read the words, I've flicked through the book and his...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   09-14-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Thanks lauren, those books sound really good -...

Thanks lauren, those books sound really good - he loves being read to.  I'll definitely check them out.  We're really trying not to react and to teach him 'gentle touch' but he's just so...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   09-13-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
DS is our first child so I have no experience of...

DS is our first child so I have no experience of disciplining children as yet and just know that I really want to avoid being a disciplinarian as much as possible. I do however believe that certain...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-13-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,657
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
I would definitely say the Shettles method...

I would definitely say the Shettles method doesn't work! Sorry...
We never tried for a particular gender when TTC but the month I conceived DS, DH and I BDed 5 days before I ovulated. The next day,...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-12-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 2,998
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by wengrin http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1389211/nursing-mamas-ttc-september/40#post_17457926)

I will...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-11-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 2,998
Posted By TheCrunchyBrit
List updated to here Welcome jenandadee!  DS...

List updated to here
Welcome jenandadee!  DS is also a supernurser,  I had a quick look at that book mareseatoats linked to though and it looks beautiful if you want to go down the night weaning...
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