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Performing Arts Medicine: Preventing Injuries to the Artistic Athlete

Dance competition season is in full swing and just like other sports, there are long, grueling practices with repetition of... Read full post »

Turning Research into Life-Saving Treatment for Rare Diseases

A disease is rare if it affects fewer than 200,000 people in the United States. But when all rare diseases... Read full post »

Ear Tube Removal: Is it Necessary?

One of the most common surgical procedures in children is the placement of tubes within the eardrum, also known as... Read full post »

Binge Eating Disorder: Not Just Overeating

Binge eating, binge watching Netflix, binge drinking, binge shopping. There are many uses in our culture for the word “binge.”... Read full post »

Anorexia Nervosa: Parents as Part of the Treatment Team

What is Anorexia Nervosa? Anorexia Nervosa (anorexia or AN) is a biologically-based disorder that involves restricting one’s food intake, leading... Read full post »

Talking to Kids About Politics

The election is over, yet political tension is still high. The media continues to share messages and images that can... Read full post »

One Patient’s Story: Marfan Syndrome and Pregnancy

I have Marfan syndrome. It’s a connective tissue disorder that affects my whole body, including my heart. My Marfan syndrome... Read full post »

One Mom’s Story: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Hearing my son get diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome was the scariest thing that’s ever happened to me. I... Read full post »