Does My Child Have Reflux?

Are there times when it feels like it is impossible to get your child to eat anything, much less something healthy? When should you be concerned that something, besides being a picky eater, is causing food avoidance? What Is GERD? Gastroesophageal reflux disease, more commonly referred to as GERD, may be the cause of GI […]

How Are Heart Disease and Diabetes Related?

Since we are focusing on your heart in February, we must discuss diabetes. Diabetes is a chronic condition that results in having high levels of sugar in the blood. There are two types of diabetes, the first is usually diagnosed in childhood and is thought to be caused by a combination of genetic and environmental […]

February is National Heart Month

Here’s the classic movie scene…an older man gets upset, clutches his chest and collapses to the ground. In this scenario, almost everyone would bet that the man is having a heart attack. The problem is that sometimes heart attacks aren’t so obvious, especially in women. Interestingly, the overall number of deaths caused by heart disease […]