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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...

Kid Play in the Digital Age

You don’t need to encounter an oblivious, cellphone-toting individual in the middle of Simonton Street to appreciate the degree to which electronic devices have...

Barefoot Doctor Tells Truth about Measles

Our new year has been with us now for nearly two months. For some of us in these parts, however, the “new year” begins...

Our Barefoot Doctor Offers Sunscreen Tips for the Kids

Help! First the plastic straws go. Now sunscreen? Is it true that our sunscreen chemicals can damage the reefs? While our community health might...