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Anesthesia and Children: How does this affect development?

We all hope the children we love never have to endure surgery and that they are perfectly healthy but what happens when this comes up? As a parent perhaps you have run to your doctor for advice about anesthesia, whether … Continue reading

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Sensory Cravings

Most parents even those that are unaware struggle with sensory issues if they have a child on the spectrum. A sensory craver is one that looks for sensory input, craving the sensation it gives them. As a result behaviors may … Continue reading

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Flu Shot, Get the FACTS!

This is the time of year where many get the flu shot so, I thought it would be wise with all the media attention around vaccination to tell you what is in your flu shot. There are many option you … Continue reading

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Interpretation is VITAL in Recovery

I want to touch on interpretation and the role it plays in your child’s recovery. When I refer to “interpretation” I am speaking to the act of the physician looking over, ordering and recommending properly. This is VITAL in any … Continue reading

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Prenatal Pesticide Exposure in the Womb Affects Child’s Development

When I was pregnant with Ethan (now 8-years-old), I was very careful about what I ate and drank. I was careful about my exposure to second hand smoke and I was even thoughtful about avoiding fumes from paints. Like many … Continue reading

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Introducing Dr. Amber Brooks

Hi, my name is Dr. Brooks. I wanted to do this first blog to introduce myself to you and a bit about my background and experience. I am looking forward to posting information that is critical for you to know … Continue reading

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