Health Blogs

Ketones – What’s the big deal?

Many of you may have heard about, or know of people using, a ketogenic diet or taking a bioavailable or another type of ketone supplements and wonder, “What’s the big deal?” While most diets restrict calories, the ketogenic diet works mainly by changing the way energy is utilized in the body from a glycolytic state […]

ABC’s to a Successful School Year

With the new school year now upon us, it’s time to officially say goodbye to summer and hello to your new family routine. Here are some essential tips to starting off the new school year on the right foot. Address any ongoing or new concerns regarding your child(ren) as early in the school year as […]

Tips for that Unintended Summer Sunburn

For many of us, July is filled with flags, fireworks, and fun in the sun.   However, if you or a family member wake up looking like a lobster, you may have overdone the sun exposure. Every sunburn incident results in some level of DNA-damaged skin. Multiple burns increase the risk (by as much as 80%) […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

Individualized Approaches to Chronic Disorders

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 […]

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. In private practice since 1997, Dr. David is an advanced practitioner of biomedical therapies, advocating for the […]