Monday, April 27, 2015

Eileen Bailey's Posts

Mixed Messages Surrounding Mammogram Screenings

In the past several years, the recommendations for whether, or when, women should have a mammogram done have been confusing to say the least. Some doctors believe that you should have the screening test done on an annual basis, others believe that every other... Read moreChevron

Let Them Fidget: Movement Might Help Children with ADHD Retain More Information

Years ago I spoke with Ellen, a mother of a son with ADHD. At the time, her son was an adult and had managed to get through the difficult years of high school and college. She told me that when he was little she had discovered a secret about how he learned. When he was just a toddler, she would turn on the television show, Sesame... Read moreChevron

Should Vaccines Be Mandatory?

It’s understandable that some parents became concerned about vaccines causing autism after a study in 1998 linked the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine with autism. But, surprisingly, despite all the evidence to the contrary, this myth still exists. In an Read moreChevron

6 Reasons for Meltdowns in Children with Autism

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Powassan Virus

As summer approaches, you my begin to look forward to spending time outdoors: hiking and enjoying the quiet and peacefulness a walk in the woods may provide. You already know you should be diligent about protecting yourself against Read moreChevron