Life Lessons You Learned in Kindergarten

Life Lessons You Learned in Kindergarten

Share everything. Play fair. Remember to flush. Your kindergarten years may be far behind you, but the lessons learned remain key to adult communication. And when these lessons become forgotten in everyday interactions, so that life becomes less of a supervised...
Ice and Anemia: The Connection

Ice and Anemia: The Connection

Have you ever wondered why your child craves candy? It turns out that children have different taste buds than adults, due to change as we age. According to the Monell Chemical Senses Center based in Philadelphia, children who have a bitter-sensitive taste genotype are...
Poison Ivy Reactions

Poison Ivy Reactions

Have you ever been camping with your Boy Scout Troops or gone for a hike in the woods with your parents and then come back with an itchy, red rash, you probably know first-hand just how difficult poison ivy can be to live with! What is a Poison Ivy Reaction? A poison...
An Introduction to G6PD Deficiency

An Introduction to G6PD Deficiency

If you’ve never heard the term “G6PD deficiency”, don’t worry!  Although this is a common enzyme deficiency, it does not get much attention from the press and many people may not know that much about it.  This article covers the basics of this deficiency, including...