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Preparing And Protecting Kids During Hurricane Season

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Actually, it’s been that time of year for a few weeks. But a few of us may...

That Chronic—ahem—Cough!

Since everyone is back to school this week, it’s worth reviewing how it usually goes, illness-wise. Everyone’s healthy for a few weeks after the...

E-Cigarettes and Youth – The Devil We Don’t Know

If you’ve been out and about as I have, you’re likely used to seeing them everywhere. All shapes and sizes, clouds of mist emanating...

Predicting Academic Success (or, What did I do with that crystal...

I’m sure it irritates the current generation of school-age kids just as much as it used to bother me. No sooner are we past...

LGBT – Where We Are Now

We are residents of a city of celebrations. This week, two prominent subgroups have reason to be jubilant. Our kids have another year of...

Barefoot Doctor Stan Sack Explores the Uptick in Autism

No matter where you live, you’re never far away from news and discussions on autism. Even if we just considered recent publications, there’s so...

Barefoot Doctor answers the question: Is it safe to smoke pot...

It’s happened. As was recently reported on these pages, Key West has its first legal cannabis dispensary, with more to follow. And all sorts...

Our Barefoot Doctor considers how Diabetes affects Kids

Over the past few weeks, we’ve talked a lot about new diseases, new research and new thinking. Today, we’ve got an oldie but baddie....

Dr. Stan Sack “The Barefoot Doctor” explains a “new” pediatric illness

If you’ve lived in the Keys for a while, you’ve been through a hurricane or three. And on the epidemic front, you might have...

The Bassinet Telegraph – Infant Feeding and Food Allergies

Having lived a block or two from the water since I moved to Key West, I’ve had a recurring dream where a grouper leaps...