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Can Too Much Tech Cause ADHD Symptoms in Your Child? Feb 11th, 2020

 If your child loves their screen time, and also struggles with attention or hyperactivity, you might wonder if technology use could be connected to conditions, like attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). While modern medicine is still working to understand both ADHD and the impacts of technology on mental and personal development,...

What Every Parent Should Know About Concussions Jan 1st, 2020

It’s easy to think “concussion” when you watch heads bounce as pro football players or weekend hockey warriors collide with one another, and the ground, while battling for the win. What you may not know, however, is that every year hundreds of thousands of children report to emergency rooms due...

What Types of Pain Can Acupuncture Alleviate? Dec 12th, 2019

Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine that has been around for thousands of years. In the United States, this method of pain management and wellness first received FDA approval in 1996.  Since that time, acupuncture has gone from an alternative therapy to a widely used one. Although still...

How Pregnancy Affects Epilepsy Nov 17th, 2019

Pregnancy affects every woman differently. Some get morning sickness. Some experience swelling of their feet or faces. Still, others sail through pregnancy as if they weren’t carrying an extra 35 pounds around with them. For women who have epilepsy, pregnancy can bring unique changes and complications. Epilepsy is a brain...

Managing Headaches and Migraines in Children Oct 23rd, 2019

Handling any type of medical issue in children presents unique challenges because kids are often unable to articulate what the problem is. And this is certainly the case with headaches. Managing head pain in children requires a team of specialists who understand the unique ways in which children communicate and...