Ludacris is telling Chicago teenagers with asthma to make sure they use their inhalers before they exercise. The NIH has funded a study at Rush Uni...
Imagine running a nice little strainer through the ocean for five, forty or 150 years and seeing what you might catch. The flesh of these fish traps a lot of heavy metals and this metal accumulation might be toxic to a fetus, young children and maybe everyone else.
I find it amazing that fathers still celebrate by taking their children to McDonald’s, Burger King, or Kentucky Fried Greasy Stuff (somehow abbreviated KFC) even though we know that these foods cause obesity and increase as child’s risk of developing heart disease and cancer. This is lazy parenting.
If you have been diagnosed with elevated fasting blood sugar, you need to ask your doctor about pharmacological, nutritional and complementary methods...
If one supports vaccinations (and I certainly do when they are safe and relevant to a child’s life and circumstances) clear thinking would suggest that “16 to 20 injections within the first 18 months of life” is not the best or safest way to accomplish the task.
For Heaven's sake, if you have children, do not use pesticides and if you use pesticides, don't have children. Most parks and school ball fields are sprayed with chemicals so toxic they should be illegal. Talk to your school officials and the local park and recreation people. If they fail to respond, write lots of letters. Children's lives are at stake.
My generation’s drugs were bad enough but now we have millions of kids and teens taking prescription drugs that have never been tested adequately on those age groups. The short-term issues are tough but the long-term consequences are being grossly underestimated as the pharmaceutical industry pursues profit and parents and educators look for easy ways out. (OK, not everything the pharmas do is evil and not every teacher wants the whole classroom on speed, but sometimes it feels that way from where I sit.)