Cascia Talbert

Suspect Your Child Has an Eating Disorder? Ask Her Dentist

  Over half a million teens struggle with eating disorders, most commonly anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.  According to new studies, eating disorders are the third most common chronic disease among adolescents, following obesity and asthma. The American Academy of Pediatrics has published new recommendations for Preventing Obesity and Eating Disorders. Rather than discussing weight loss with your child, they encourage […]

What Is Hand Foot and Mouth Disease?

What Is Hand Foot and Mouth Disease? Hand Foot and Mouth Disease, also known as Foot and Mouth disease, is a viral disease that has been identified as the most common infectious disease. There is a vaccine to prevent the disease, but many people have had bad reactions from the vaccine so they continue to […]

What is Bronchitis? – The Symptoms and Treatment

Bronchitis is a general term that is used to describe a range of illnesses that cause inflammation in the air passages. The lung inflammation is caused by virus infections. These viruses are often very specific to the individual. There are many different types of bronchitis and many symptoms associated with it. The most common form […]


No One Expects to be Bitten by a Snake

Health care emergencies can devastate a family financially.  Some hospitals charge more than the cost of a one night stay at a five star hotel for overnight care.  To ease the financial burden of health care costs more people are joining health care sharing communities.  If you are concerned about the rising costs of health […]