July 2012

Eating off the Floor

I am sitting in my office. It’s a clinic. This is where I see a lot of sick kids daily.  But today I am seeing a healthy child. Only one problem. This toddler is busy and his desperate mom packed …

The Olympic Rings—why 5?

  What landmark moment took place for the Olympics in 2014? The founder Baron Pierre de Coubertin designed a symbol we still recognize to this day.   The 5 rings   It is an International emblem. It is symbol of …

Do you Travel a lot?

  If you travel often here is a recent resource I found useful. Some highlights How to pack light and never check your bag. (Someone once observed they would rather jump face first through a window than check luggage) How …

A Family Affair—maybe it involves you?

  Frequently I am asked by a mother of a pediatric patient if it is possible that the father also has ADHD, like the son or daughter with the diagnosis of ADHD. Or, less often, the father asks the same …

How you can live 5.6 years longer

Experts in Copenhagen taught all of us something useful: if you are a woman and want to live 5.6 years longer (or a man who wants to live 6.2 years longer) then it is simple. Do this Get a pair …