The Blog

Our wellness blog gives us the opportunity to regularly connect with you about our latest news, events, and healthy tips.

The Blog

Our wellness blog gives us the opportunity to regularly connect with you about our latest news, events, and healthy tips.

To Organic or Not to Organic

Even today with the word organic being in our faces time and time again, many people are still confused about it and seem to not understand why the costs for organic fruits and vegetables are so high. Organic produce is grown without the use of harmful pesticides and...

Probiotics

Diarrhea is never fun and can truly be a pain in the you know where! However, recent studies show that you can help prevent infectious diarrhea by following a several guidelines. Coming into close contact with the infectious agent by utilizing proper hygiene is...

Four Things Every Youth Athlete Should Know

The truth is when I actually started thinking about writing this article, I contemplated beginning with, “15 things every youth athlete should know.” Truth be told, who is going to remember all 15 points of reference? So, to the cutting room floor I went, and this is...

3 Simple Pre-Workout Tips

Not too long ago while at the gym, I overheard a conversation between two people and I nearly had to bite my tongue to not interject and offer up my opinion. They were talking about warming up prior to their workout. Their discussion went something like this: Person...

Early Intervention in Berks County

Every child is unique and develops at his or her own pace. However it is important to be aware of fundamental milestones that are foundations for higher level learning. As a parent, it is a challenge to keep up with milestones and know when it is necessary to seek...

Do You Poop?

As a popular children’s book says in its title, “Everyone Poops”…well, mostly! Unfortunately almost everyone experiences some kind of constipation throughout their lives. A recent survey shows that 16 percent of Americans and a third of those older than 60 suffer from...

Are You Sleeping with the Right Pillow?

Sleeping wrong seems to be an epidemic in our society, at least this is what I’m hearing from my patients. Most of whom, at some point during their care, come into the office with aches and pains correlated to sleeping wrong. Maybe you can relate? I’ve previously...

5 Things I Learned from My Kid

Children are great learners and even better teachers. These little human beings are just that...human. They have their own ways of doing things, their own way of talking, playing, and even moving. You can learn a lot from interacting and even simply watching children....

Grab and Go

Let’s face it, in today’s day and age, not many people have enough time to sit down and actually cook and enjoy a healthy breakfast. If your household is running around in the morning and watching the clock, grabbing something prepackaged or boxed up is more than...

Toxic Cookware

You’re getting ready to cook a healthy meal for your family... You have all of the ingredients at hand, cooking tools along with the pots and pans you need for cooking perfection. But take a moment and step back. Do you really know how safe your pots and pans are to...

Exercising and Being Active

Exercising and working out are as mainstream in today’s society as drinking 8 glasses of water a day. Everyone says they should, everyone tries to do it but many just do not hit that goal. We all know it’s important to drink 8 cups of water a day and we all know that...

Placing Yourself First

Self-love is an area that most of us do not even consider until at some point it might be too late to realize you have been void of it. There is nothing wrong with putting yourself first even though most in our society may feel it is a selfish thing to do. It’s not....

There’s No Such Thing as a Free Lunch

There are a lot of people out there who are still under the impression that the no calorie sweetener, sugar substitute, Splenda is actually better for you than other artificial sweeteners due to the fact that is ‘made from sugar’ but without the nutritional side...

How to Support Your Child’s Nervous System

Neurodevelopmental disorders are a group of disorders in which the development of the central nervous system is disturbed. The nervous system plays a critical role in regulating the body. It delivers messages from the brain to the body and back. The nervous system...

To Organic or Not to Organic

Even today with the word organic being in our faces time and time again, many people are still confused about it and seem to not understand why the costs for organic fruits and vegetables are so high. Organic produce is grown without the use of harmful pesticides and...

Probiotics

Diarrhea is never fun and can truly be a pain in the you know where! However, recent studies show that you can help prevent infectious diarrhea by following a several guidelines. Coming into close contact with the infectious agent by utilizing proper hygiene is...

Four Things Every Youth Athlete Should Know

The truth is when I actually started thinking about writing this article, I contemplated beginning with, “15 things every youth athlete should know.” Truth be told, who is going to remember all 15 points of reference? So, to the cutting room floor I went, and this is...

3 Simple Pre-Workout Tips

Not too long ago while at the gym, I overheard a conversation between two people and I nearly had to bite my tongue to not interject and offer up my opinion. They were talking about warming up prior to their workout. Their discussion went something like this: Person...

Early Intervention in Berks County

Every child is unique and develops at his or her own pace. However it is important to be aware of fundamental milestones that are foundations for higher level learning. As a parent, it is a challenge to keep up with milestones and know when it is necessary to seek...

Do You Poop?

As a popular children’s book says in its title, “Everyone Poops”…well, mostly! Unfortunately almost everyone experiences some kind of constipation throughout their lives. A recent survey shows that 16 percent of Americans and a third of those older than 60 suffer from...

Are You Sleeping with the Right Pillow?

Sleeping wrong seems to be an epidemic in our society, at least this is what I’m hearing from my patients. Most of whom, at some point during their care, come into the office with aches and pains correlated to sleeping wrong. Maybe you can relate? I’ve previously...

To Organic or Not to Organic

Even today with the word organic being in our faces time and time again, many people are still confused about it and seem to not understand why the costs for organic fruits and vegetables are so high. Organic produce is grown without the use of harmful pesticides and...

Probiotics

Diarrhea is never fun and can truly be a pain in the you know where! However, recent studies show that you can help prevent infectious diarrhea by following a several guidelines. Coming into close contact with the infectious agent by utilizing proper hygiene is...

Four Things Every Youth Athlete Should Know

The truth is when I actually started thinking about writing this article, I contemplated beginning with, “15 things every youth athlete should know.” Truth be told, who is going to remember all 15 points of reference? So, to the cutting room floor I went, and this is...

3 Simple Pre-Workout Tips

Not too long ago while at the gym, I overheard a conversation between two people and I nearly had to bite my tongue to not interject and offer up my opinion. They were talking about warming up prior to their workout. Their discussion went something like this: Person...