In case you missed it this morning, I was on WINK TV’s XCW discussing volunterrism and what children can do! I was joined by Drew Andersen who has started his own charity, Butterflies of Hope and is the face of the Million Dollar Goal for Mitochondrial Disease Research and Awareness. Here’s the link:
It was preceeded by a related story with his friends, Gavin and Makenzie. Gavin is presently fighting the disease.
Here is part two:
Please consider walking or donating or sponsoring or … just show up to support these wonderful children. My team’s page is : http://www.energyforlifewalk.org/faf/search/searchTeamPart.asp?ievent=1137190&team=6371282
I have become involved with 2 companies that I love and believe in. Any profit made is donated to my favorite charities benefitting our children. Please consider ordering your holiday gifts from these sites:
I encourage everyone to go to my professional Facebook Pages! We are highlighting both graduates and mothers. Please post photos and make a short statement on how important this person is to you!
I try to update the Facebook page more often than this page. I often state that I will to better and I’ll definitely try.
A dad in the practice said to me yesterday, “I was wondering if anything was going around, so I got onto your website to see your blogs and it had been a long time since you blogged.” He is right. The ‘winter’ season has been so busy with sick children and families. I will make a concerted effort to try to update daily as to what’s going around.
This week has been full of: pneumonia, strep throat, viral gastroenteritis – fancy terms for vomiting and diarrhea, pink eye, flu – only 3 cases this week.
Click on the ‘Patient Care Portal’ on the bottom right of the ‘home’ page for information on each topic. Office is cranking up. I’ll be back later after office hours.
Remember to talk to your children about why they had the day off!
Just when I had a free hour or two this morning, I got productive and busy with this new site. Check it out!
I found this wonderful website and service:
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Really nice site with good advice and information – most of all, good support if you find yourself at wits-end.
It’s a New Day in Public Health. The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.
PediatricSuperSite.com Check it out! Awesome articles and information for doctors and patients! You might have to go through a 60 second registration, but it is free and worth the minute. The section I like the best is: http://www.pediatricsupersite.com/resourceCenter/summerHealth.aspx