Organ Donation: A Priceless Gift

124,000. Currently, nearly 124,000 people in the United States are waiting for a life-saving transplant (Unyts).  Countless more are waiting for tissue and eye donations that would greatly improve their quality of life. Tomorrow, April 21, Unyts will be celebrating Blue & Green Day to raise awareness of organ and tissue donation.  In honor of Blue [...]

Advertisements

Going Green: Tips for a Chemical Free Cleaning Routine

Remember when I resolved to blog more regularly, promising no more long hiatuses?  crickets chirping... Yeah, me too.  Yet here I am, three months later, crawling out of my cave like a bear after a long winter. There is something so refreshing about the spring.  After a long, cold winter in WNY, it makes my [...]

2017 Health Goals

Hello, and welcome back! I hope your holiday season was as enjoyable as mine. Between the bustle of the holidays and the New Year, I needed some time to recharge with my boys. One perk of my job as a teacher is an extended winter break (almost two weeks!) which meant lots of snuggles with [...]

Take Two: Our Continued Battle With Infant Reflux and Milk Protein Allergy

Back in June I wrote my first ever blog post, shortly after my son was diagnosed with GERD.  At that time he had been on Ranitidine for two days, as well as Enfamil AR, and I was confident that we had conquered our reflux demons.  So confident, in fact, I wrote a blog about it.  Oh, [...]