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Lice on the Mind

What are lice?  Adult head lice are 2-3mm long parasitic insects that live on human heads and necks and feed off our blood. The word

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Eye Drops at Birth

Did you know that you could pass gonorrhea, chlamydia, or syphilis to your child’s eyes during birth?  Many parents choose to treat their kids with

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Food Sensitivities

Food sensitivities are becoming more common in this world of allergies, tummy-aches, and rashes.  Food sensitivities are not considered allergies but can present a challenge

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Organic Food

We live in a world full of good food. Here in California, we have access to the cream of the crop. We have farmers’ markets

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Sugary Drinks

We all like to consume sugary drinks on occasion.  It is normal to crave a soda or something to satisfy your sweet tooth.  However, sugary

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Mercury Poisoning

Mercury is toxic in some quantities and forms.  You can ingest too much mercury from your food or liquid mercury.  Mercury poisoning most impacts women

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Baby-led Weaning

Baby-led weaning (BLW) is a method of food progression from breast milk, alternative milk, or formula to solid food. Many parents choose to give their

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Video Games

Video games can have positive cognitive effects. However, how much is too much video game time? In this crazy society of devices and Internet access, parents

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Secondhand Smoke and Children

Whether you are a smoker or a non-smoker, we all know that smoking is terrible for our health and for the health of the people

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Asthma

Asthma is a respiratory disorder that causes inflammation and constriction of our bodies’ airways.  Firstly, according to the CDC, asthma is prevalent in 9.3% of