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How Much Candy Is Your Child Drinking? [Infographic]

Order the Book Available on Available on Available on —– Dr. Julie Wei is a pediatric ear, nose, and throat specialist and the author of A Healthier Wei. As a mother herself, Dr. Wei is a passionate advocate for improving […]

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How Should I Clean My Kid’s Ear Wax?

As an Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialist for children, I am not only the self proclaimed “snot queen” but also the “wax queen”! Every clinic day I meet children of all ages who may be referred by their pediatricians and […]

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It’s time to rethink the drink: 5 Healthy Alternatives to Juice & Flavored Milk

Every day families ask me what their child is suppose to drink if juices (apple juice, Capri Sun, etc) and flavored milk are not good options, especially if their children won’t drink water…. Here are 5 healthy alternatives: – Water […]

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Recurrent CROUP – The Answer May be in What Your Child is Drinking!

Since my arrival to Central Florida last June, I have seen many preschool and school aged children with recurrent “croup”. These are children who are usually otherwise completely healthy, but has “episodes” or attacks where they have trouble breathing, have […]

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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The “Milk and Cookie Disease”

Happy Thanksgiving! As many are staying warm with their loved ones in snowy and cold weather, we are blessed to enjoy a beautiful and sunny day in Orlando.  Last night, Dave and I attended my first NBA game at the […]

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