I went to a conference recently because I wanted to attend the session on food allergies.  I like conferences, but sometimes they can be too similar to school.  This one was no exception, but the review was good. Anyway, what I wanted to share was some amazing advice from the physician who shared about allergies.  They are changing the standards and the recommendations against staring allergy causing foods later.  Apparently the delayed introduction is not working to prevent allergies, so they say there is no reason to hold the foods back.  If a child is going to be allergic, they will be allergic. Second bigRead More →

Today’s spotlight is on Mercy & Truth Medical Missions. This organization provides short term international opportunities for practitioners and students, and is willing  to work with your school to provide you with credit for your time.  They also have domestic volunteer opportunities in the Kansas office.  Check them out.Read More →