Paul Fleiss, MD 1933-2014

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

I met Paul Fleiss in 1977 during my residency at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. There weren’t a lot of vegetarian doctors who advocated breastfeeding for every baby and mother nearly forty years ago and he and I hit it…

Continue Reading

Need Diapers Now?

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

The following represents a current list of independently operated diaper bank organizations in the United States. Each are individually run and work to best serve the needs of their particular communities. If you need diapers, please use this directory to…

Continue Reading

“FED UP” A Movie Smarter Than FLOTUS

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

“Fed Up” is the clearest and best movie about the evils of advertising to children I’ve ever seen. I’ve read discussions, talked many, many times with parents in my practice, and thought about what I could possibly do to protect…

Continue Reading

Programs Like “Let’s Move” Don’t Work

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

PARENTS, NOT JUST SCHOOLS, NEED TO BE INVOLVED AND CHILDHOOD NUTRITION IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN SCHOOL PROGRAMS Kipping RR, Howe LD, Jago R, et al. Effect of intervention aimed at increasing physical activity, reducing sedentary behaviour, and increasing fruit and…

Continue Reading