Latest by Amy Hendel, P.A.

Do Sugary Sodas During Pregnancy Lead to Childhood Asthma?

Drinking soda during pregnancy can lead to your child developing asthma during their elementary-school years.

Daily Bread: Fighting Obesity With Photography

A photographer works to illustrate cultural and social influences on family diet and health.

Too Much Weight in Early Pregnancy Linked to Early Childhood

Before starting a family, it’s important to talk with your doctor about what a healthy pregnancy weight means for you.

Health Links Between Breastfeeding and Obesity

Research shows that women living with obesity are less likely to breastfeed, concerning health officials.

Gestational Diabetes Can Cause Heart Defects

If you devlop gestational diabetes during pregnancy, it's vital that you keep blood sugar levels in check to prevent serious heart conditions in your child.

Should You Track Your HbA1C Levels?

With diabetes on the rise, more Americans are tracking their blood sugar using HbA1C blood tests. Find out what the numbers mean for your health.

Gaining Weight With Metastatic Breast Cancer?

Here’s why some of your treatments may cause weight gain, and what you can do about it.

Best Exercises With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Is it beneficial to exercise when living with MBC? The answer is a definite yes. Here are tips for staying fit and active with advanced breast cancer.

Functional Medicine to Heal Vessels on Fire

Are your blood vessels on fire? You may want to consider functional cardiovascular medicine.

Can Activated Charcoal Treat Your Chronic Condition?

Find out if the claims that activated charcoal can combat digestive issues, high cholesterol, and skin problems are true.