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MTHFR: The Link Between ADD/ADHD, Folate, and Genetics

Attention Deficit Disorders: Do Genetics Play a Role? ADD and ADHD are some of the most common health issues in childhood, with ADHD affecting approximately 11% […]

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7 tips to improve your child’s iron status (without supplementation!)

Iron is an essential nutrient, and one that many parents worry about. Current recommendations are to offer iron-rich foods as early as 4-6 months to ensure […]

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What’s In Your Child’s Multivitamin??

People take multivitamins because they are supposedly healthy. While I regularly prescribe vitamins and supplements for specific reasons, I do not recommend that everybody take a […]

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Top 10 Avoidable Physical Dangers for Kids

As a naturopathic doctor, I don’t see a lot of emergency cases. Parents tend to know when they need to go to the ER, so I […]

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My child has a cough – when do I call 911?

“My child has a cough – when do I call 911?”  This guide should help answer this question!  These are general recommendations based on the best-practice guidelines […]

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Vegetable and Protein Containing Snack and Lunch Ideas

Most kids, at one point in their lives or another start being pickier with what they will eat. Throw in the fact that they are no […]

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