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How to Choose Safe Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids?

Omega 3 fatty acids are critical to a healthy diet. Watch this video to learn how to ensure your sources are safe. 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 […]

Why Should a Baby Be Nursed As Soon As Possible?

A baby should be nursed as soon as possible. Early nursing aids in the early production of breast milk which is an important factor in the development of a young baby. 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 […]

Why Are Omega-3 Fatty Acids Important and How Do You Address Them During Pregnancy?

Omega 3 Fatty Acids are important during pregnancy as they are key to developing the brain. During pregnancy these needs are much higher as the body will use its stores of Omega 3’s for the development of the child if there is not enough. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified […]

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 […]

Dr. David’s Lecture at the Inaugural P2i Conference (Portland, OR)

P2i Inaugural Conference – April 2015 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 medical cannabis for adults and children, and is […]

How Does Intestinal Bacteria Affect Our Health and What Should We Do Improve Healthy Flora?

Intestinal bacteria can help to maintain a healthy immune system and digestion. Learn how to maintain these levels in your body and how a natural childbirth promotes these bacterials in the newborn. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified Pediatrician with over 20 years of experience as a clinician, has developed […]

How Do You Check and Treat Iron Deficiency

Learn about iron deficiency and the importance of checking ferritin levels to test your iron levels. 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 […]

Treating the Whole Child (slideshow)

Treating the whole child sparc 2011 from drdavid999 Treating The Whole Child, SPARC 2011 Conference in Largo, FL. September 25, 2011, David Berger, MD, FAAP, Board Certified Pediatrician, Owner at Wholistic Pediatrics, Tampa , FL and Assistant Professor at University of South Florida College of Nursing The Medical Home is a place a family can […]

Feeding Issues and Special Diets (Slideshow)

Feeding Issues and Special Diets from drdavid999 There are many reasons that kids will not eat ranging from medical, sensory and behavioral factors. In the case of special diets essential nutrients can be missed and this must be taken into consideration when using a specialized diet. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board […]

Vaccine Benefits, Risks, Alternatives, and the Florida Law

Immunizations have led to significant reductions in certain infectious diseases but in many uses they are unnaturally stressing underdeveloped immune systems. The increased rates of chronically ill children with autoimmune disorders and learning disabilities can be correlated to the improper use of vaccines. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified Pediatrician with […]