Gastrointestinal (GI) problems are common in children with autism. That is not an earth-shattering statement and I have blogged about that before. Studies have shown GI problems to be prevalent in 24-70 per cent of the autism population.
Yesterday evening, thanks largely to the influence and convening power of Mehmet Oz, the nation was invited to talk about addiction. Among those weigh...
When you understand his mind, then quite naturally solutions will emerge. You don't really know the overarching problem yet. The grades are just the behavior that is sending a message. It is your job to decipher that message. That's using Parental Intelligence.
Chronic pain can be tough to live with, but these 10 daily habits may help you ease your discomfort and enjoy your life.
These high phenolic olive oils -- or HPOOs as they are now being called -- are being discovered as more and more olive growers learn of these studies and the potential to measure and sort their oils and supply them to a growing health conscious market.
One evening, after watching Fox News for too long I realized I had a migraine. I don't get migraines. After some thought, I began to suspect the gar...
Why yoga? Because yoga is perfectly effective in addressing posture, muscle weakness, and muscle tightness and especially a lack of body awareness, which are all directly linked to back pain.
The VA has the ability to assign NDs an existing employment code; Congress' letter is intended to encourage the VA to take this important next step.
Aging isn't, as the saying goes, for the faint of heart. But it's easiest for the most societally privileged members of our society, right? Meaning: w...
While the phrases food allergy and food sensitivity have been used interchangeably in the past, they're actually quite different.
"Don't be evil" was famously created at Google's founding by an engineer who wanted something so bold that it would be impossible for the company to back away from it. But it has haunted Google ever since.
Before you offer advice to someone in pain, think about these four things:
I was glad to see that while the "senior" intern brings wisdom, experience and balance into the frenetic workplace of an Internet startup, the movie also honors the energy and creativity of the Millennials who are driving today's tech economy.
So join me on my journey, let me offer you a shoulder and be that place you go to for encouragement, support, ideas and a wealth of information!
One of the many misconceptions in medical science is the belief that a scalpel is, if not a mystical device, then certainly (in the right hands) the...
Practice the following five exercises on a weekly or bi-weekly basis and get rid of that aching back.
Remember, the body wants to function properly, and all pain, such as plantar fasciitis, is nothing more than its way of telling you that it currently isn't. Align your body, and I promise those plantar fascia will stop that painful racket.
Unfortunately, thanks to the cultural stereotype of the super-harried, super-drained superwoman, direct questions about energy and fatigue levels may not be asked during physicals, and patients, accustomed to incessant lethargy, forget to broach the topic altogether.
The immune system is your body's first line of defense against illness. It sends out cells to destroy invaders like bacteria and viruses. But for some people, this system turns on them, attacking healthy tissues and organs.