Monthly Archives: April 2010

A long run: thoughts on prematurity and running

Back in the before time I ran. I was not a particularly fast runner nor a happy one. While I appreciated the health benefits, I complained about my tired legs, my sore feet, and just about everything else. I managed … Continue reading

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Nothing a pair of underwear on your head can’t fix

Victor has so many food issues that his ability get through a meal of any kind is precarious at best. One small hair out of place and the cycle of “I don’t like that” and hysteria commences. It’s not a … Continue reading

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Using Top 40 hits to help a preemie learn

I sing all the time, whether it is puttering around at home, hymns at church, or belting out songs on the radio. When the boys were still young and had not yet said a word, despite the fact that their … Continue reading

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Can juice prevent weight gain? Preemies break ALL the rules.

I have long been opposed to fruit juice. As a life-long dieter I know just 6 oz of the stuff packs a whopping 100 calories and not much else. I’d rather have some chocolate. As a doctor I know fruit … Continue reading

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