KIDS &  SCARRING: when a booboo becomes a scar

KIDS & SCARRING: when a booboo becomes a scar

When our children are born, our first instinct is to protect them and shield them from harm. We place them on their backs to sleep. We scour the house for choke hazards. We fill the electrical sockets with protective outlet covers. We install baby gates to make any area of the house not baby-proofed inaccessible. In essence, we do everything humanly possible to keep our kids safe. But, try as Read more »
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September 05, 2016
The Informed Caregiver

The Informed Caregiver

Becoming the primary family caregiver for a spouse, child, aging parent, sibling or friend is not a role that many of us are prepared for. It might come suddenly with the injury or unexpected illness of a loved one, or it might happen over a period of time as a chronic illness worsens leaving the patient less capable of caring for himself. However, whatever the circumstances that require that a Read more »
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September 05, 2016
Pushing Fitness – Training with Precious Cargo

Pushing Fitness – Training with Precious Cargo

One dad’s tips to make sure you both get the most out of running with a stroller. by Joey Lee The first gift my wife and I received after finding out we were going to be parents was a baby jogger. After hundreds of miles behind it, I’ve got some pretty good tips and tricks, not just for running, but for keeping your future marathoner happy as well. Selecting the right stroller is Read more »
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September 05, 2016
Get ready for fall allergy season.

Get ready for fall allergy season.

It might seem early to start worrying about the miserable days ahead when fall allergies will kick in, but in actuality, it’s just around the corner. Some experts predict that global climate changes, including record high temperatures this year, may even extend allergy season an additional three weeks. Fall can signal a perfect storm for allergy sufferers who find pesky allergens hard to avoid indoors or out. Ragweed pollen is probably Read more »
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July 04, 2016
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Dr. Phillip Ley Now Offers a Saturday Clinic Option
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Dr. Phillip Ley’s clinic, located at 1020 N. Flowood Drive, in Flowood, will be open on designated Saturdays throughout the read more »

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