All posts by Heidi Borst

Figuring out if your child has colic or acid reflux

Your baby’s fists are clenched, her arms and legs flailing with her face scrunched up in pain, with unrelenting screams. Nothing you do seems to help. It’s heartbreaking to watch your baby suffer. Before you think “colic,” and assume there’s no cure, consider a treatable condition: acid reflux. Dr. Marianne Black of Toledo’s Franklin Park

Top Docs: Stay Healthy With Tips From the Best in Town

Local leaders in the health industry share tips and tricks to keep you healthy all year long. Dr. Jennifer Ludwig, DDS Drs. Haerian, Ludwig & Simon Orthodontics 6407 Monroe Street Sylvania, OH 43560 419-882-1017 www.perfectbraces.com Orthodontist Dr. Jennifer Ludwig, DDS finds being a positive influence in her patients’ lives extremely rewarding. “Even though orthodontics is

Surviving Stage IV Lung Cancer: A mother’s story of hope and action

Bobbi Johnson-Filipiak was in the best shape of her life at the time of her daughter Kate’s birth on December 11, 2012. Bobbi delivered by C-section to prevent complications from HELLP syndrome (a pregnancy complication involving the breakdown of red blood cells, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count). Because HELLP symptoms were still present