Gastroenterology

The Poop Palette: What Do All of Those Colors Mean?

Imagine the shock a parent must feel when their child says his poop is pink! Surprisingly, it can be common.... Read full post »

Crohn’s Disease: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Inflammatory Bowel diseases (IBD), which include Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, are chronic inflammatory diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract.... Read full post »

Nutrition Therapy – Dietitians Practicing What They Teach

Have you ever wondered if your doctor or member of your medical team would choose the same treatment they recommend... Read full post »

Caramel Apples and Food Safety: How to Avoid Listeria

As my very excited four year old has been reminding me since Valentine’s Day, Halloween is right around the corner!... Read full post »

No Poo in the Pool! Tips for Safe Enjoyment of the Water

Millions of families are dreaming of ways to beat the heat with trips to the beach, lake, pool or waterpark... Read full post »

Potty Talk: Do You Know Squat About Constipation?

There is no shortage of television commercials related to constipation medications. It seems that everyone is constipated these days. Not... Read full post »

Ulcers in Children

“You’re giving me an ulcer!” This is something almost everyone has heard at some point. However, most people would be... Read full post »
Are Laxatives Safe for Children?

Are Laxatives Safe For Children?

The FDA recently released information that very small amounts of ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol have been found in some... Read full post »