A holistic approach to asthma

A holistic approach to asthma

As a holistic pediatrician, I understand the challenges of managing chronic conditions like asthma. While conventional treatments can be effective in managing symptoms, they often don’t address the root cause of the condition. That’s why I take a more comprehensive...


Can you believe that 11 years ago, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported that 54% of U.S. children had some form of chronic disorder or disease by the age of seventeen? That’s more than half of the population for...

Can children outgrow their chronic illness symptoms_

Can children outgrow their chronic illness symptoms?

If your child takes several medications regularly, they may be suffering from a chronic illness. According to a report published in Academic Pediatrics, at least one chronic health disorder affects 43 percent (32 million) of American children. According to the...

GAPS Diet and Ferments to Start Healing the Microbiome

A diverse and flourishing population of beneficial microbes in our guts and the entire body is the foundation of health. Most chronic childhood illnesses are caused by a disturbance in the health of the gut. If your child has been on even a single course of antibiotics, born via c-section, or has a history of chronic constipation, a good place to start healing is to reinoculate the gut's microbiome with beneficial microbes through fermented foods. This is the cornerstone of the GAPS Diet.