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Sweet Tooth...Sad Truth.
Sweet Tooth, Sad TruthSweet treats are one of the things that make the holidays special and memorable. While a desert for celebrations here and there won’t do much harm to your health, the habit of eating sugar laden snacks daily can really sabotage you and your child’s health. Limiting sugar can seem like an impossible task for parents, especially [...]
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Strep Throat
Strep Throat StrategiesThis time of year, it’s almost guaranteed that your child will come home from school with a “there’s a Strep infection in the class” letter.You will also be advised to immediately go to the doctor upon noticing symptoms and get treatment with antibiotics.Though antibiotics will often quickly do the trick at knocking out that infection, there is [...]
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The information on this website is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a qualified health care professional and is not intended as medical advice. It is intended as a sharing of knowledge and information from the research and experience of Amanda Powell and her community. Mrs. Powell encourages you to make your own [...]
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Autism
Have you ever had a “gut feeling” that something was not right? Currently 1 in 59 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. That’s 28% of the child population and a significant increase from approximately 1 in 2,000 a generation ago. There is much research to show that developmental spectrum disorders from ADHD, PDD, Asperger’s all the [...]
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