Trying to decide when to start solid foods for your baby can be confusing, you are not alone. We would like to take some time to go through some of the issues that can be overwhelming. The following comments are the most current evidence to the answer When to Feed Your Baby Solid Food Health experts and breastfeeding experts agree that it’s best to wait until your baby is around six months old before offering any food other than breast milk. There has been a large amount of research on this, and most health organizations have updated their recommendations to agree with current research. By the age of six months most babies have reached the milestones necessary for safe and successful feeding. What to Feed Your Baby If your 6 month old baby…
Stroke has a new indicator
Stroke has a new indicatorThey say if you email this to ten people, you stand a chance of saving one life. Will you send this along?Blood Clots/Stroke - They Now Have a Fourth Indicator, the Tongue I ...
What to Know When Your Child Needs Rehabilitation
Our pediatric inpatient rehabilitation program is CARF-endorsed & annually serves about 130 children & teens. Connect with a pediatric expert: 800.528.8989
Friendly Vegetarian Advice from Fertility Nutritionist
What do pineapples, pomegranates,ice cream have in common? All BAD foods to be fertility friendly & vegetarian.Carolyn Gundell, RMACT nutritionist tells more.
This Is What Happens When You Overdo It On Vitamins
From 1985 to 1995 a group of doctors set out to test a theory—that high doses of beta-carotene and retinol, two A vitamins with cancer-fighting properties, could greatly reduce our risk of getting cancer. They put study participants on 30 milligrams of beta-carotene and 25,000 International Units (IU) of retinol each day. But instead of turning their bodies into cancer-fighting machines, the vitamins actually caused some participants to get cancer. The doctors stopped the trial nearly two years early because of the results.
What to Know About Amputee Rehabilitation
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Primary Care Santa Barbara, California (CA)
Sansum Clinic's primary care offices are composed of highly trained board-certified physicians and include the departments of Pediatrics, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Our robust primary care offerings are the engine that drives our integrated, group practice model that brings our patients the highly skilled care of more than 30 specialties Patient-Centered Medical Home We know the healthcare system is complex and it can be difficult to navigate your way to good health. Our Patient-Centered Medical Home is a new model for primary care where all aspects of your care are coordinated through your Primary Care Provider (PCP) to ensure you receive excellent care in the right place, at the right time, and in the manner…
Feeling faint Whats causing your dizziness
Feeling faint? What's causing your dizziness Published Apr. 4, 2017 Share this If you’ve ever had that light-headed feeling after standing up too fast, you know how unpleasant and alarming it can be. You feel a little dizzy, your vision narrows, blurs or greys out and you may feel a little sick to your stomach. Some people experience it more frequently than others, but it can happen to anyone at any time. Depending on what causes you to feel like you’re about to faint, it may not be a long-term problem or it could be a symptom of a medical condition that requires treatment. In either case, you should talk to your doctor as soon as possible if you feel faint or actually lose consciousness. “The feeling that you’re about to faint is…
Got a Respiratory Infection? Why Your Doctor Shouldn't Prescribe Antibiotics
Consumer Reports health experts explain why your doctor should not prescribe antibiotics when you have a respiratory infection.
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."