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Our Take on COVID-19 Medications & Anti-Body Testing

July 16, 2020

by ETHAN LEVY, PA-C, MPAS, MSESS, AT-C, CSCS The current SARS CoV-2 pandemic has, understandably, instilled a palpable degree of anxiety, uncertainty, and fear throughout our cities and indeed throughout the globe. Naturally, what follows are intense hopes of modalities that can identify, prevent, treat, or even cure and eradicate this pervasive pathogen. Here, we […]

The Importance of Physical Distancing & Face Coverings

July 15, 2020

by PATSY GIARDA, APRN, CPNP As time passes, it is becoming even more clear that COVID-19 is not going anywhere anytime soon and we have to figure out how to work our lives around it. We know physical distancing and avoiding environments where viral particles are more easily spread (such as indoors) is the most fool-proof […]

Dr. David’s Corner: Like It or Not, We have to Learn to Live with this Coronavirus

July 14, 2020

Dear Wholistic Community, I don’t remember the last time I sat down to write at a time of such widespread uncertainty. To get past the SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) global pandemic, we find ourselves stuck with some rather lousy choices. But there is one thing that is certain… we have to learn to […]

A Plea for Mutual Respect & Understanding in the Time of COVID-19

June 12, 2020

by DAVID BERGER, M.D. As our nation surpassed 100,000 deaths related to SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19), I have been reflecting on how things have unfolded over the past few months. When we look back on this tragic time, it will likely become apparent what we, individually and as a country, could have done […]

Welcoming Ethan Levy, Our Newest Practitioner

June 4, 2020

by DAVID BERGER, M.D. ETHAN LEVY, PA-C, MPAS, MSESS, AT-C, CSCS Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care is thrilled to announce our newest team member — Physician Assistant (PA) Ethan Levy has joined our practice to work with both children and adults! Dr. David has known Ethan both personally and professionally for almost four years, and is thrilled to have […]

Our Office Is Open! Post-Shutdown Guidelines & Precautions

June 3, 2020

by EMILY COLÓN During the shutdown, we sure missed seeing our patients in the office! The past few months have been an unprecedented, crazy time. Our entire lives have changed — work, school, family, and free time are all different. During this time, Wholistic Pediatrics and Family Care has learned a lot about COVID-19 by closely following […]

Dr. David’s Corner: Standing In Solidarity to Combat Systemic Racism

June 3, 2020

Standing In Solidarity to Combat Systemic Racism Dear Wholistic Community, It is very telling that as we relaunch our newsletter, Our Wholistic Planet, we feel the need to start off with a topic other than the global COVID-19 pandemic plaguing our communities.  Our country is in a state of turmoil following the senseless death of […]

We’re Now Open! What You Need to Know About Visiting the Office After the COVID-19 Shutdown

May 14, 2020

We sure miss seeing our patients in the office! The past few months have been an unprecedented, crazy time. Our entire lives have changed – work, school, family, and free time are all different. During this time, Wholistic Pediatrics and Family Care has learned a lot about COVID-19 by closely following what’s been happening around […]

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