Fight the Bite

by Sarah Givner, MD, MPH Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, it’s unofficially the start of summer! That means cookouts, camping, swimming and lots of time spent outdoors. It also means lots of bugs, sweat and sun. To kickoff this summer season, we’re kick-starting a summer series about those summer pitfalls — insects, heat illnesses and sun burn. Insect Repellents For … Continue reading

My Children’s Favorite Vegetable is Kale

I have a confession to make. My children’s favorite vegetable is kale. I really can’t explain it. I would be lying to say that they are generally good vegetable eaters. It just isn’t true (though they are getting better). They are far from the worst, and I have every confidence it will continue to get … Continue reading

Graduation Wishes

Dear High School Senior, Congratulations to you! Enjoy this time. For most this is a time full of fun and parties, celebrations, and moving on to next stages and steps in life. Please be safe. Drive safely and only ride with people who do the same. Please don’t get in the car with anyone under … Continue reading