Tag Archives: Health

Always Healthy Moms

If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it 100 times – “Eating healthy is too expensive!” It is easy to use excuses, but the truth is that not eating healthy can cost you and your family in the long run! I believe feeding your family healthier foods and saving money can go hand in hand!

Healthy Moms

Bringing your new baby home from the hospital is an exciting milestone for parents. But it can also be nerve-wracking, especially for first-time moms and dads. Here are some helpful tips from local ProMedica Physicians pediatricians about caring for you and your little one after his or her arrival. Learning and Development Katie Machanda, MD

Healthy Families

Single parents have important (and seemingly endless) responsibilities. Unless you have super powers, the stress of doing it all yourself can be overwhelming. But asking for assistance isn’t easy. “It can be an act of tremendous courage, humility or coordination to seek out help,” says Suzanne Harrington, M.A., a family counselor in Kelowna, BC. Asking

Ask the doc

Q: Why are food allergies so prevalent in children these days? They seemed so uncommon before and now being allergic to peanuts or gluten is the new norm! A: Doctors believe that the increasing incidence of inhalant (airborne) and food allergies is due to the “hygiene” theory. In the US, our living environment has become