Babies, Kids & Reflux

Babies, Kids & Reflux

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (or GERD), affects 20% of American adults – that’s one in five people. But grownups aren’t the only ones who suffer with the symptoms of reflux. It is also extremely common in babies and children. In infants, it can cause vomiting and fussiness after feeding. And in older kids and teens, gastroesophageal reflux (GER) can lead to heartburn, stomach and chest discomfort. Well-Being talked to Dr. Angela Shannon, Read more »
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November 18, 2016
Could your Christmas tree be making you sick?

Could your Christmas tree be making you sick?

When holiday season rolls around one of the fist items on the “to do” list is setting up the family Christmas tree. For those of us who celebrate Christmas it’s a special family tradition that often signals the start of the season. But for some the introduction of the scent of fresh evergreen in the home is not a pleasant experience – it can actually mean the onset of allergy-like Read more »
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November 17, 2016
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
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