Monthly Archives: January 2014

Childhood Obesity Risks Starts Before School Age!

A new study from Emory was published in the New England Journal of Medicine recently which showed almost half of children who are obese by eighth grade were already overweight by kindergarten! This federally funded study followed a nationwide sample of more […]

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A Healthier Wei Now Available as eBook

I am happy to announce that the eBook version of “A Healthier Wei” is  now available on Amazon bookstore for  Kindle, the Nook bookstore, and the iBookstore for iOs and Mac ( I will update this post with link as […]

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Don’t Let Your Child Skip Breakfast!

      Each day in clinic, as I meet patients and parents to discuss their child’s ear, nose, and/or throat problems, I try to consistently ask if their child eats “pretty healthy”. I keep the conversation light by asking […]

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Act of Love

I opened the door and walked into my office, and could not believe what I saw. Dave had somehow managed to set up a beautiful refrigerator, with a coffee/tea station on top, complete with mugs, coffee stirrers, tea/coffee, and stocked […]

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Vocal Fry and Importance of Voice Health

Happy New Year! I have been asked to do a live, local TV News interview next week to comment on the topic of vocal fry.  If you haven’t heard by now , “vocal fry” has recently gained much press and […]

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