Finding Balance: Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Addicted Child

If your child has just begun a drug treatment program, you are likely experiencing a sense of relief and newly restored hopefulness. At the same time, you know that you still have a long road ahead, and it can be difficult to remain strong and optimistic after you have already been through so much. At […]

Will Rogers Institute is Focusing on Asthma Awareness

Heroes, did you know 1 in 12 people suffer from asthma in the U.S., and the numbers are increasing every year?  The costs in lost work and medical treatments can be staggering. The Will Rogers Institute has created a public service announcement about asthma awareness that you may appreciate. In addition, they’re offering a free […]

Addressing Autism: Are Stem Cells a Viable Treatment?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved a study in children with autism that evaluates whether a child’s own umbilical cord blood may be an effective treatment. The study comes at a time when parents need hope the most. It’s believed that environmental factors, along with genetics  (and unknown immunologic factors) play a major […]

Parents Can Develop Skin Conditions Too

Did you know that over 16 million Americans suffer from rosacea, a vascular condition caused by inflammation with symptoms that include facial redness, pimples and eye irritation? Yet only 10% of sufferers are being treated.  Vascular means that it’s related to the blood cells.  It’s not a simple skin condition like acne. The National Rosacea […]