Anna-Marija Helt, PhDAnna-Marija Helt, PhD, is a research scientist-turned-herbalist who practices and teaches at Osadha Herbal Wellness in Durango, Colorado. Marija has been studying herbs and essential oils intensely since 2008. Her focus as an herbal practitioner is a low-tech, simple and holistic approach to health that incorporates both traditional herbal knowledge and the latest scientific research. Prior to that, she spent nearly 15 years as a research scientist, with a focus on cancer and infectious disease.
Articles by Anna-Marija Helt, PhD
From the Zuke’s Test Kitchen: Howl-o-ween Pumpkin and Ghost Bites
Celebrate the fall season with healthy, homemade pumpkin treats for your pup (topped with Mini Naturals Ghosts, of course!).Read More
Healthy Teeth = Healthy Life for Your Dog
Dental health is an important factor in our dogs’ overall well-being. From dental chews to doggie toothpaste, learn more about the variety of products that support healthy teeth and gums for our four-legged friends.Read More
Why is Salt Used in Dog Food and Treats?
Salt is often used as a flavoring and preservative in food, and has been since before recorded history. We take salt for granted now, but it was once so esteemed it was used as currency and was equivalent to gold in value.Read More
5 Steps to Giving Your New Puppy the Right Start
Puppies are an enormous, life-changing responsibility, but they bring great joy to our lives. It’s our job to be prepared, emotionally and logistically, in order to give them the best start that we can.Read More
Behold the Mighty Berry: A Nutritional Powerhouse for Dogs
Packed with antioxidants and other powerful nutrients, berries have the potential to help with many of the issues that plague our pooches and us. Learn more about how these superfoods can support your pup’s overall wellness.Read More