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Marijuana

  • Posted on Nov 21, 2017

  Most of the time when I talk about marijuana I’m discussing the effect on teenagers. Today I want to tell you about what is happening to our younger children. As more states legalize marijuana

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Prescribing Antibiotics

  • Posted on Nov 20, 2017

When is the correct time to prescribe antibiotics? The American Academy of Pediatrics published some excellent information on when we need and don’t need antibiotics.  See the following great information! 1.  My child has a

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Green Exercise

  • Posted on Nov 17, 2017

An area gaining recognition in the mental health literature is the benefit of “green exercise.” A literature review evaluating the impact of indoor versus outdoor exercise on mental health in 833 young adults found an

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Smart Bandage

  • Posted on Nov 14, 2017

This is cool. Last week I spoke to another doctor about her husband’s surgery. Knowing that infection was the number one complication, she wanted to peek at the site. The surgeon warned her to keep

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Creepy, Crawly Lice – Importance Lessons in Lice!

  • Posted on Nov 13, 2017

Now that school is in full swing we are seeing outbreaks of those pesky little creatures called Lice!  Lice are not dangerous and they don’t spread disease, but they can make a scalp very itchy.

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Music therapy and Autism

  • Posted on Nov 9, 2017

  Sometime you want something to be true but it just isn’t. We see that all the time. Parents that believe that by avoiding vaccinations, they can save their children from autism. Too many studies

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Seoul Infection?

  • Posted on Nov 2, 2017

  In Dec 2016, an 18 year old female developed fever, chills, and nausea. She was seen by her doctor and noted to have blood in her urine and one of her kidney enzymes was

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