Here at Westchester Health, we have a number of teenage patients with eating disorders. Eating disorders are serious health conditions that can be both physically and emotionally destructive, particularly for teenagers. Affecting boys as well as girls, they can escalate into life-threatening conditions and require professional help. That’s why you need to read Rachel Managed, MD’s recent blog on eating disorders — their causes, symptoms and treatments.
Colic…that dreaded word that strikes fear in the hearts of parents. No matter how cute and cuddly your baby may be, after weeks (or months) of seemingly non-stop crying, even the most stalwart of moms and dads may feel on the verge of losing it. But hang on, help is on the way.