Natural Cold Remedies

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Here are some natural treatments for colds that can be used in children and are also safe while nursing. When using herbs with children you can usually find a product made specifically for infants and children. If you can’t here’s…

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Attention Deficit Disorder

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (ADHD) affects millions of children and their families. Currently accepted statistics say that as many as 10% of the school-aged population have ADHD and perhaps another 20% have symptoms of…

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Depression and Herbal Treatment

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

There are herbs that may drastically alter your feeling of well-being. These may be something you’d like to consider before resorting to medications. For anxiety, a mix of Kava and Siberian Ginseng is good. For depression, Gingko Biloba or Borage….

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Glucosamine for Joint Pain

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>For painful joint problems, a combination of glucosamine and chondroitin has shown positive results in many. <span “>The dosage for regenerating cartilage is 1500 mg of glucosamine a day and 1200 mg of chondroitin a day. Take this dosage…

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Ear Infections, Alternative Treatments

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>Ear infections can be viral or bacterial. It seems logical to assume that the majority of them–like all kids’ infections–are viral and therefore completely non-responsive to antibiotics. The medical literature is just loaded with controversy about ear infections and…

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Dealing with Fever

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Infections cause a variety of responses from the body and elevated temperature is one of the most noticeable. Children’s temperatures seem to rise faster and higher than a <span “>n adult’s does. Fevers help to fight infections because white blood…

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