Category: Health Blogs
  • 06Dec

    Dr. Berger’s Family Medical Cannabis Clinic and Florida’s New Law

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    Shari Kulanu

    On November 8, 2016, Florida voters passed Amendment 2, which greatly expanded who is eligible to receive medical cannabis treatment. Because of the numerous regulations that must be followed, Dr. Berger has established a second practice, Family Medical Cannabis Clinic (FMCC), to streamline the process of evaluating and treating eligible patients. All patients must have an appointment with FMCC before a medical...

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  • 15Dec

    Flu Update (2015)

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    Dr David Berger

    by David Berger, MD, FAAP Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. Flu Update – December 15, 2015 [92.4 KB] Download Influenza is a virus that typically begins to appear in the Fall and then recedes as Spring progresses. While the 2015-2016 flu season is certainly upon us,...

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  • 20Jul

    Greek Yogurt! Kefer! Acidophilus! Are these yet another fad or are they important for our health?

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    Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care

    Probiotics are essential for a healthy digestive system. Probiotics are live bacteria that are similar to the beneficial microorganisms that are found in the human gut. There are hundreds of trillions of bacteria that inhibit and colonize the human body (by comparison, there are about 10 trillion human cells, so we are actually 90% bacteria!). Some microorganisms are good, while others are...

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  • 18Jul

    Biomedical Interventions – Families for Effective Autism Treatments Presentation

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    Dr David Berger

    2007-03 Louisville Autism Lecture from drdavid999

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  • 15Jul

    Vitamin K in Newborns

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    Dr David Berger

    by David Berger, MD, FAAP Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. Vitamin K in Newborns [123.5 KB] Download Vitamin K is an essential vitamin for adequate blood clotting. Vitamin K deficiency bleeding occurs in approximately 1 in 10,000 babies. Hemorrhagic disease of the newborn can occur between...

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  • 15Jul

    Treating Intestinal Illnesses

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    Dr David Berger

    by David Berger, MD, FAAP Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. Treating Intestinal Illnesses [123.5 KB] Download When a person first catches a virus or bacteria, a quick and efficient immune response is needed to fight off the infection. Depending on how well the body mounts this...

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  • 15Jul

    The Low Oxalate Diet – PROVIDED (BUT NOT WRITTEN) BY WHOLISTIC PEDIATRICS & FAMILY CARE

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    Dr David Berger

    Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. The Low Oxalate Diet [162.6 KB] Download Links to lists of foods high in oxalates can be found on on page 6. Please also check out the Yahoo group http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/Trying_Low_Oxalates/ Something New for Autism Soon some collaborators will be putting together...

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  • 15Jul

    Individualized Approaches to Chronic Disorders

    595 Views
    Dr David Berger

    Wholistic Pediatrics and Family Care, under the direction of David S Berger, MD, is one of the few medical practices in the world that offers individualized wholistic treatment plans prepared by a Board Certified Pediatrician. Because we also provide primary and sick care to our patients, we are able to provide comprehensive medical services for the special needs child. We have developed...

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  • 15Jul

    Gluten, Casein and Soy Free (GFCFSF) Diet Protocol

    1861 Views
    Dr David Berger

    by David Berger, MD, FAAP Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. Gluten, Casein and Soy Free (GFCFSF) Diet Protocol [74.2 KB] Download New research has shown that for some, the ingestion of the proteins gluten, found in wheat, barley, oats, rye, spelt and kamut, and casein, or...

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  • 10Jul

    On The First Signs of Illness

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    Dr David Berger

    by David Berger, MD, FAAP Note: This information is not intended to replace consultation between a patient and medical provider.  It is for general purposes only. On the First Signs of Illness Follow these directions on the first signs of illness or after direct exposure to someone who is ill. [123.5 KB] Download When a person first contracts a virus or bacteria,...

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