Dealing With Fever

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

  Our nurses have received quite a few calls about fever this month (and many office visits). Here is helpful information for the winter season: Infections cause a variety of responses from the body and elevated temperature is one of…

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Sugar and Childhood Asthma

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

I missed this article the first time around. Thank you, MedPage! by Charles Bankhead Staff Writer, MedPage Today This article is a collaboration between MedPage Today® and: Action Points HOUSTON — A child’s risk of asthma increased significantly with maternal…

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My daughter is only ten but she’s already obsessing about her weight. She only eats a few bites of food a day. Should I worry about eating disorders?

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Eating disorders have become a major problem in American society. We’ve raised our children to obsess about food. Magazines, television programs, and even newspapers blare the message that “you can’t be too thin.” It’s fashionable to be unrealistically skinny. These…

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