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Is Your Thyroid to Blame?

Did you know that having an abnormally high or low thyroid can cause you to miscarry and wreak havoc on your body? January is Thyroid Awareness Month? I thought talking about how vital our thyroid is to our body functions, including pregnancy, would be a great way to start the year off. One of the…

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Reflux In Babies

Reflux, or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), affects more than half of all babies under the age of 3 months, according to the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC). Although the disease itself is not usually life-threatening, it is uncomfortable for the baby and can lead to other health difficulties. Luckily, serious cases of GERD are rare. Most infants outgrow reflux by the time they are 18 months old.