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COVID-19 Considerations: A Deeper Dive into Elderberry and Ibuprofen

March 23, 2020

Dear Friends, Nothing brings us greater pleasure than providing support and education to confront the fear and uncertainty that we all face together in times like this. Our recommendations always take into account a combination of clinical research, a consensus of expert opinions from around the world, and of course, our very own experiences as […]

Elderberry, Ibuprofen, and COVID-19

March 19, 2020

Hi Wholistic Family, As information trickles out about what treatments are safe if a person has suspected symptoms or a positive test for COVID-19, we are receiving frequent questions about elderberry and ibuprofen. We are privy to what various news sites and social media groups are sharing and asserting. We are in the process of […]

COVID-19 BLOG UPDATE (March 13, 2020)

March 13, 2020

Dear Friends, As we all continue to be exposed to news of a new strain of virus (COVID-19) spreading around the globe and within our own borders, it’s completely expected and natural to experience fear, uncertainty, and even anger. We want to assure you that we are all in this together and are constantly monitoring […]

Coronavirus/Respiratory Virus Information and Recommendations (UPDATED: March 4, 2020)

March 4, 2020

Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care has released an extensive article about coronavirus and respiratory virus, including information about The COVID-2019 Coronavirus Daily supplements to strengthen the immune system against viruses Therapies to use at the onset of respiratory symptoms Click here to view and download the article: https://wholisticfamilycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Coronavirus-Respiratory-Virus-Prevention-and-Treatment-March-4-2020.pdf

Dr. David Addresses Concerns About Coronavirus

March 3, 2020

In this video Dr. David addresses concerns about coronavirus and gives general advice for staying safe, including boosting the immune system for preventative purposes and for treating illness.

Wholistic ReLeaf: Empowering Families and Patients to Choose the Best Treatment Approach

September 4, 2019

* Click here to read the article. * Dr. David and Wholistic ReLeaf are the feature story in the September issue of Florida Cannabis News, where they highlight what sets Wholistic ReLeaf apart from other medical cannabis clinics! * Click here to read the article. *

Florida Vaccine Exemptions… Are They Going Away?

August 30, 2019

Many in our Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care community have heard about the recently introduced Florida Senate Bill (SB64), which calls for an elimination of religious exemptions and requires all medical exemptions to be reviewed by a panel of physicians to determine if they deem the exemption worthy.  It is unknown whether this bill will […]

Integrative and Wholistic Medicine and Its Impact on ADD

May 15, 2019

Attention deficit disorder (ADD) is diagnosed in approximately 9.4% of U.S. children and 5% of adults, as reported by the CDC. It encompasses three subsets: predominantly inattentive type, predominantly hyperactive type, and combined type. ADD is not a diagnosis that can be considered cured, but as a person matures and learns skills to minimize the […]

Medical Cannabis, Autism, and the Transformation of Medicine

April 17, 2019

In 1987, during my freshman year at Lehigh University, our first English assignment was to write a letter to an elected official advocating for a controversial issue of our choosing. I decided to write my United States Congressman to express why I believed marijuana should be legalized.  What was supposed to be a 3-4 page […]

Autism: Screening, Diagnosis and Wholistic Treatment

April 12, 2019

April is the month designated across the world to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) awareness. The CDC defines ASD as a compilation of symptoms that can cause behavioral, social, and communication challenges. The spectrum of autism disorders can range from gifted intelligence to needing help with day to day functional living. A survey from a November […]

Smokable Cannabis Availability in Florida and How it Impacts You

March 18, 2019

This past week, both the Florida Senate and House passed a new medical cannabis statute (SB 182: Medical Use of Marijuana). The full bill can be read here. The primary goal for this bill is to allow for flowers/buds sold by state authorized dispensaries, that patients can smoke; however, this also means cannabis should be […]

Wholistic Cancer Treatment Choices

February 26, 2019

Although cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death, the most feared for many is cancer.  Likely, this is because the majority of people have experienced family and friends who have undergone cancer treatments. Seeing firsthand the side effects as well as the negative impacts on quality of life that can come from cancer is […]