welcome to DR Mom’s

Dr Mom’s Homoeopathics & Apothecary is a range of herbal and organic products, researched and developed by homoeopath Dr Taryn Turner.

They are made in small batches from organic, non-GMO, halaal ingredients.
Unless otherwise stated, all products are alcohol-free and safe to use for the whole family, including breastfeeding mothers.

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Dr Mom is currently restructuring, but will be back shortly with the same high quality health offerings to safeguard and protect your whole family.

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Homeopathics, tinctures and immune boosters with a focus on the family.

About Dr Mom

Dr Taryn Turner, a Homoeopath with over 12 years’ experience in private practice, has a special interest in paediatrics and women’s health. She worked for 10 years as a midwifery assistant, assisting at home births and water births; supporting at hospital births and caesareans. She is passionate about assisting new moms with breastfeeding, bonding and mothering skills, and helping mothers nurture their instincts. She promotes gentle parenting and holistic health.

Dr Taryn is a mother to 4 homeschooling children, and runs an NPO for disabled animals.


Busy Mom Recipe of the Week: Creamy Urad Dhal

I love cooking pulses and cook them at least twice a week. On my last visit to our huge Spice Emporium in Durban I found Urad dhal which I had never seen before. It is the split, dehusked black matpe bean or black gram. Oval in shape and a pale ivory colour, it just...

Let’s Talk Breast Pumps

Whether you are returning to work and wish to continue feeding your child your breast milk, expressing the occasional bottle so you have a bit of mobility (and precious time out for mom!) or are immersed in the world of exclusively expressing, a good breast pump is...

Busy Mom Recipe of the Week

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but how many of us actually eat it? Given the choice between 15 minutes extra sleep and eating something, I know which I would choose right now! But being a mom of four, being back at work and...

The Wonders of Waterbirth

It was a sticky December Durban evening and the air conditioner hummed noisily in the background. My eldest son gave me sips of water and maintained his firm grip on the torch while my husband, doula and midwife leaned on the edge of the pool chatting about this and...

Stay well this winter

Well here we are, once again, with winter looming and the threat of flu in the air. It seems that everyone is coming down with it, so it’s time to start looking at your health and taking precautions to boost your immune system. First take care of the basics Even...

Meet Dr Mom

I have always had an interest in natural medicine, and after seeing wonderful results that family members were getting from a homoeopath, I decided that this was what I wanted to study. I had already studied aromatherapy and reflexology but when I started studying...