Ep. 77 Marijuana? Kids?

For many kids with chronic health conditions, a growing number of parents are considering the use of medical marijuana to ease their suffering.  Unfortunately, there is limited and questionable data to guide pediatricians and pediatric specialists in managing these requests….

Homeschooling

For quite some time more parents have decided to homeschool their children.  Then this past spring the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close and we all became homeschoolers.  Some kids did well while others not so much:-) And now that…

Do you know the leading causes of death for young African American men in the U.S.? Accidents Suicide Homicide Heart Disease Cancer Police force- asphyxiation, beating, a chemical agent, a medical emergency, a Taser, or a gunshot* 1 in 1000 Black…

For decades, the medical community told parents not to introduce dairy before one year of age, eggs before two and nuts or seafood before three. Parents followed these rules and many still do today.  However, over the last several years,…

Families with children who have multiple food allergies have major challenges navigating the world of food, something most of us don’t think twice about enjoying.  Parents often worry about accidental ingestions at school, birthday parties and restaurants. Children struggle to…