Nutrition

Why Dental Care Starts Before Baby’s First Tooth 

December 1, 2020 Your baby’s oral health and their first pediatric dental visit  Not familiar with pediatric dentistry? These kid experts should play a regular role in your child’s development, from the time ...

Kids’ Wellness During COVID Times

November 2, 2020 Recognizing the health fallout from quarantine  Like most families, your child probably has not contracted Coronavirus. But, it's very probable that you’ve seen changes in their overall healt...

Cooking With Kids

May 14, 2020 Where to start when teaching your kids to cook at home. Wishing your kids would magically cook a real dinner or make breakfast, not just pour cereal into a bowl? If so, you’re in luck! Our local ...

Heavyset: one NOLA teen’s journey.

By Mary Murphy There hasn’t been a point in my life where I haven’t been at least thirty pounds over the healthy limit. I definitely have more stomach than I’m comfortable admitting. It was most noticeable w...

Listen To Your (Kid’s) Gut!

By Sarah Herndon, November 2018 For two long years, Annette Shilling listened to countless advice from her pediatrician, other parents and even a psychologist on how to make her young daughter have regular, pa...
picky eater

Helping Cure the Picky Eater

"I’m Not Eating That" Picky eating often begins around the age of three, when children start developing food preferences. It’s a fine line–to engage in a mealtime battle versus nutritional intake. Children who...

Happy, Healthy and Holistic

  How these local parents are taking a natural approach to treating their children’s illnesses                        Tammy Fisse had nearly given up on finding a treatment that would help soothe her dau...

Diversifying the Plate of Picky Eaters 

Take baby steps to establish a new food routine  Michelle Bullock knows a thing or two about picky eaters. Her two-year-old son, Ronald, has a few favorite foods, but the Lakeview mom wishes he would add a li...

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