Life in the Sunshine State ~ Wasn’t So Sunny!

Having a baby can be overwhelming but often the stress is compounded when almost everyone who crosses your path shares their differing views and opinions on pregnancy, birth and parenting. Although well-intentioned, it can become quite daunting for the mom-to-be or new mom when bombarded with advice regarding: • What and when to feed your child • How often you should play with your child and what games are the most educational? • ...

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Emerging Science and Common Sense Gives Parents Options for Treating and Preventing Autism

by Maureen McDonnell, BS, RN No one has all the answers as to why so many children are developing autism. Genetic predisposition plus environmental factors? The increase in the number of vaccines given to a child before the age of 5? Some even explain the increase by saying it’s due to better diagnosis. The real problem is, while we wait for the experts whom we’ve placed in charge of our children’s ...

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