Resources

Coronavirus/Respiratory Virus Information and Recommendations

Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care has published an extensive article about coronavirus and respiratory virus, including information about the following: The COVID-2019 Coronavirus Daily supplements to strengthen the immune system against viruses Therapies to use at the onset of respiratory symptoms Additional considerations for high-risk scenarios and/or persons with high-risk factors NOTE: This article was […]

COVID-19 Resource: Hillel Academy School Playbook

Under the guidance of Dr. David and our physician assistant, Ethan Levy, Hillel Academy of Tampa mapped out options and a plan for creating a safe school year during an ever-changing and uncertain public health situation. The first part of the playbook addresses the school’s academic plan; the second part focuses on the school’s health and safety […]

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

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

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)

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 […]

Call-to-Action: Dr. David Needs Your Help, Florida is Drafting the Medical Cannabis Rules

In January we learned about the State’s initial draft of proposed rules to govern Florida’s newly expanded medical marijuana program under Amendment 2. Our friends at Compassionate Cannabis Clinic of Venice discuss the proposed rules here and shared the information below about ways to get involved. The Florida Department of Health (DOH) also announced 5 […]

Flu Update (2015)

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 […]

Blue the Monkey Who Was Allergic to Bananas

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, […]

Fox News 13: Dr. Berger in Roundtable Discussion on Lead in Toys (pt. 1 of 2)

Dr. Berger participated in this is round-table discussion on Fox News Channel 13 (8/21/07). David Berger, M.D. 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 […]

Biomedical Treatments for Neurodevelopmental and Other Chronic Conditions (slideshow)

Autism rates have steadily been on the rise over the past decade. In order to treat Autism we look to a number of areas to adjust and improve conditions, among them are intestinal and immune health. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified Pediatrician with over 20 years of experience as a […]