Pearls of Wisdom

Newborn Nutrition
Newborn Nutrition
04/14/2022
The mother of a 5-month-old girl is curious about introduction of solid foods into her daughter's diet. She asks for your recommendation on when to begin introducing solid foods and how long to wait between...
04/14/2022
Heartburn
Heartburn
02/17/2022
At a recent checkup, the mother of an otherwise healthy 8-month-old boy with a history of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms asks about potential treatment options. Both of the infant's parents also...
02/17/2022
Nutrition
Nutrition
12/14/2021
Your patient is a 27-year-old patient with Celiac disease who gave birth to her first child several months earlier. She asks if she should be worried about her child also developing the disease, and if she...
12/14/2021
Weight Loss
Weight Loss
11/02/2021
A 36-year-old man who is trying to lose weight for his wedding presents to your clinic for advice. He asks you if there is evidence that intermittent fasting could help him lose weight.
11/02/2021
Nutrition
Nutrition
03/21/2017
Simple changes, like switching from white to whole grain pasta, can improve overall health without increasing costs.
03/21/2017
Nutrition
Nutrition
01/20/2017
Children are more likely to follow the advice of parents and physicians who lead by example.
01/20/2017
Nutrition
Nutrition
02/23/2015
Janet, the mother of a 2-year-old son and 13-month-old daughter, asks for advice on choosing from the vast array of ready-made infant and toddler foods on the market.
02/23/2015
Nutrition
Nutrition
02/10/2015
Roseanne is a 35-year-old mother of 2 young children. During a routine check-up, she mentions that she has recently switched from cooking with white rice to brown rice, because of the health benefits. ...
02/10/2015