Tag: Pediatric Nutrition


Weighing in on Benefits of Organic Foods

Amy Gardner
January 21, 2011
In some ways, organic and conventional produce are equal.  Studies have shown that despite popular belief, the nutritional quality (i.e. vitamin content) of organically grown and conventionally grown produce is equal.  However, you ...

Diagnosing Obesity at 9 Months?

Amy Gardner
January 5, 2011
A doctor featured on the Today Show this morning quoted research indicating 32% of infants are obese at nine months, a rate increaing to 34% at two years.  Really?  Obesity may be an epidemic in this country but this ...