Pinterest

The Dangers of Pinterest

I’ll admit I’m no Martha Stewart. Do-It-Yourself? Not in my case. But something about Pinterest sucks me in. All those... Read full post »
Teen Pitching

Throwing Guidelines for Baseball Players

From that 1st pitch to a throw from outfield to home plate, throwing is a big part of baseball. Shoulder... Read full post »
Guns

One Question Could Save A Child’s Life

Parents ask plenty of questions before their children visit other homes. “Do you have any cats? My daughter is allergic... Read full post »
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Insufficient Sleep Can Be Deadly

It was about 2 a.m. on Christmas Eve when Jakob Murphy fell asleep at the wheel of his SUV, crashed... Read full post »
Tenley Johnson

SMA Clinical Trial Provides Hope for Families

Tragically, most children with Type I Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA1) don’t live past their 2nd birthday. I believe the answer... Read full post »
Talking about puberty

How to Talk with Your Kids About Puberty

When kids are toddlers or preschoolers, they start asking questions about their bodies – and even yours. It can be... Read full post »
Essential Oils

A Doctor’s Take on Essential Oils

Essential oils are all the rage these days. You know the ones I’m talking about. In fact, you’ve probably been... Read full post »
Wrestling

Preventing Skin Infections in Wrestling

Wrestlers use strength, agility and finesse to wrestle for victory against their opponent. In every practice and match, skin-to-skin contact... Read full post »