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  • Wheezing and respiratory distress call for quick action

    http://www.kidsdr.com What's that hissing sound? Plenty of wheezing and coughing have ushered in the cold and flu season, and with all that noise, I'm on the lookout for respiratory distress. As I see more and more sick kids, my office is filled with a...
  • Traveling in 2014? Here are 14 things to know

    Traveling in 2014? Here are 14 things to know
    New players in the ever-annoying world of air carriers. New perks for visitors to Vegas. New ways to get around town. Travel continues to evolve, sometimes in great ways, sometimes in ways that make us want to stick out our tongues. The travel treat and...
  • Miley Cyrus pays tribute to MJ in '23' video

    Miley Cyrus pays tribute to MJ in '23' video
    Maybe this explains where Miley Cyrus got her protruding tongue from? The former Disney star-turned-tabloid fodder is decked out in a scantily clad Michael Jordan jersey and shorts in producer Mike Will's NSFW music video for his song “23,”...
  • Tony Maurello, truck repair shop owner and horse racing fan, 1921-2014

     Tony Maurello, truck repair shop owner and horse racing fan, 1921-2014
    Tony Maurello was such a big supporter of harness racing at Balmoral Park that they named a major race in his honor. But the former horse owner and faithful fan didn't have a one-track mind. The same commitment and enthusiasm that Mr. Maurello brought...
  • Baby born with brain tumor celebrates 2nd birthday

    Baby born with brain tumor celebrates 2nd birthday
    Matthew Erickson just turned 2, a milestone remarkable for the other numbers that have defined his young life: Six brain surgeries. Five rounds of chemotherapy. Thousands of blood draws. Nearly two years since doctors told his parents he had an...
  • The Kid's Doctor: Whether we like it or not, viral illnesses are typical this time of year

    We're starting off 2014 in the throes of a lot of viral illness. This is typical, with January and February notorious months for the peak of flu, RSV and common colds. Despite the historic statistics, my patients, their parents and even my friends...
  • Flu is here!

    http://www.kidsdr.com Well, I knew it was inevitable, as we see flu every year, but I really didn't expect to see it this early. I've been seeing more than a few patients who've tested positive for influenza and it's only November. The patients I've...
  • In praise of one perfect day in Central Florida

    In praise of one perfect day in Central Florida
    Monday was a day in the park, a walk around the lake, a picnic on a blanket, a table outside, please. It was hanging out the wash on Washington Street, cooking pork chops at Lorna Doone Park and being glad your flight back to Boston on Saturday was...
  • 5 Tell-tale signs of burnout

    Are you working too long and too hard? Could you achieve more by doing less? Professional athletes are susceptible to overtraining -- thinking that they must run another mile, do more stairs or do one more set. But there is a narrow band that the...
  • 'Walking Dead' recap: The season's least surprising cliffhanger

    'Walking Dead' recap: The season's least surprising cliffhanger
    Let's just get the ending out of the way first. Because the final shot of "Internment" is probably the least surprising cliffhanger of the season so far. Yes, the Governor is back. However, viewers shouldn't expect the big, bad villain of last season to...
  • What is hepatitis? Dangerous infections a worldwide health threat

    http://www.whatdoctorsknow.com Together, hepatitis B and C represent one of the major threats to global health. Hepatitis B and C are both 'silent' viruses, and because many people feel no symptoms, you could be infected for years without knowing it....