Nutrition Archives - Page 5 of 7 - Naturopathic Pediatrics

Parents of Picky Eaters Unite!

  We’ve recently just overcome the “picky eater” stage at our house, and I’ve also been counseling a number of parents about how to add variety […]

Read more

What are Folic Acid, Folate, Methylfolate, and MTHFR, and Why Is Everyone Talking About Them?

Most folks have heard by now that women need folate / folic acid, one of the B vitamins, to grow healthy babies.  Women who do not […]

Read more

Foods to Eat When You or Your Child are Sick

As you may have heard, food is our best medicine. When you or your child are ill you definitely want to get the best food possible, but […]

Read more

Beyond Breastfeeding: Milk options in Toddlerhood

If I had a list of FAQ’s (I should!), this would be at the top of the list: What kind, and how much milk should  my […]

Read more

Naturopathic Approach to Obesity: Ways to Help Children Achieve and Maintain a Healthy Weight

According to research by the CDC (Center for Disease Control) “Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 […]

Read more

Getting baby (and parents!) ready for solids – a case for Baby Led Weaning

If you’re at all familiar with my practice, you’ll know that I’m a huge advocate of baby led weaning (BLW).  For the several years I’ve been […]

Read more

Pin It on Pinterest