Blue the Monkey Who Was Allergic to Bananas
October 31, 2015
Having a child with food allergies can be quite a challenge. Explaining it to little ones, and conveying the seriousness of food allergies can be as well. As a pediatrician who treats many patients with allergies, Dr. David was honored when the author of the new book, Blue the Monkey Who Was Allergic to Bananas, asked if he could be featured in the book as the doctor who figured out why Blue was not feeling well.
This book contains simple yet accurate information geared toward children. Young readers will feel a special affinity to Blue, who learns that with a lifestyle change he can feel healthy and vibrant!
Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified Pediatrician with over 20 years of experience as a clinician, has developed a national reputation in wholistic pediatric primary care. Dr. David is considered Tampa Bay area’s leading authority on medical cannabis for adults and children, and is one of the nation’s most experienced pediatricians using medical cannabis to help facilitate the treatment of children with chronic conditions.
Dr. David graduated from The Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1994 and completed his pediatric residency at the University of South Florida/Tampa General Hospital where he first began utilizing wholistic therapies. Dr. David has been in private practice since 1997 and in 2005 opened Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care, his medical practice in Tampa, Florida. In 2010, Dr. David was appointed Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida College of Nursing. In 2016, he launched Wholistic ReLeaf to help qualified patients become certified to use medical cannabis.