Nervous Breakdown

The Nervous Breakdown – Miltown and Mad Men

When I was a child back in the Dark Ages of the 60’s I remember hearing the term, Nervous Breakdown, when listening intently under the table to the to the adult conversation going on at the surface by a group of neighborhood ladies in hushed tones. Reminded many times that “children are seen but not heard, “I knew that the group above would not even be aware of my presence and I might be privy to some really juicy gossip.

kid brushing teeth

Children’s Dental Problems and Gluten: What Your Dentist Should Know…

Are your child’s dental visits not always happy one? No matter how well they brush and avoid sweets do your children’s teeth still show unsightly white, yellow or brown spots? Are you concerned about what could be causing the opaque areas on your child’s teeth, the rough enamel or the grooves, pits and even loss of some enamel ? Is your children distressed because her teeth aren’t white and pearly like the other kids?

Cuppa Joe & Mountain Dew

Cuppa Joe & Mountain Dew: Misery Loves Company

Don’t get me wrong- I enjoy my cappuccino just as much as the next guy, but I have cut way back on coffee drinking in the last couple years.  I liked the way it curbed my appetite.  And because it’s a stimulant, the caffeine in coffee gives me the extra burst of energy, but that turns out to be short-lived and went hand-in-hand with eating less nutritious foods and later  in the day, when ravenous,  I would reach for some quick edible thing to put into my mouth when sugar fairy would visit me.

canker sore

Canker Sores Related to Celiac Disease

Canker Sores Related to Celiac DiseaseAuthor: Dr. Sylvia Onusic, Copyrighted, [wpv-post-date format=”Y”] : Dr. Sylvia Onusic Image source: NIH – Open I. National Library of Medicine. Mouth sores, known as recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS), or canker sores, have long perplexed the medical world. These benign and non-contagious mouth ulcers, although sometimes very small, cause a…