Upcoming Fall Workshops

Thursday September 16, 2010  6:30-8:30pm: Vaccination Workshop We will review the current vaccine schedule, how to evaluate your family’s ‘risk’, public health vs. private health concerns, and how to make educated decisions for your family that you can live with. Thursday October 28, 2010  6:30pm-8:30pm: Family First Aid We will discuss common family first aid concerns, natural remedies that you want to have on hand, and how to use them.   I will be co-presenting with my colleague Dr. Michelle Obertacz ND, LAc and we will also have a Seattle-based talk on this topic. Where: Herban Wellness, 103 Lake St. S, … Continue reading Upcoming Fall Workshops

Upcoming Lectures

Hello!  I have finally selected some dates and times….. * Sunday May 2nd 1-3pm: Preconception Workshop at Maya Whole Health Studio in Fremont.  I will be co-presenting with Geraldine Lee LM, CPM.  Here is the link to the flyer: http://www.fremontmidwifery.com/www.fremontmidwifery.com/Workshops.html * Saturday May 22nd 10am-12pm: Food Introduction Basics and Allergy Prevention at the Puget Sound Birth Center in Kirkland.  I will be discussing how to approach food introduction consciously and hopefully without fear! * Saturday June 5th 10am-12pm: Vaccination Workshop at the Puget Sound Birth Center in Kirkland.  I will be discussing the current vaccine schedule and how to make … Continue reading Upcoming Lectures

Upcoming Lectures and Events

As part of my commitment to do some more teaching this year, I am excited to be offering a few lectures on topics related to natural pediatric and family health for all of you to learn from and enjoy!  The feature topics for this Spring will be: Supporting Your Family’s Immune System with the Seasons Food Introduction Basics and Preventing Food Intolerances Vaccines and Making Sense of the Schedule for Your Family These dates and times for these lectures is yet to be determined, and will take place at the Puget Sound Birth Center in Kirkland, WA unless otherwise specified.  … Continue reading Upcoming Lectures and Events

H1N1- What your family needs to know to stay healthy this year

You have probably at least heard about, if you are not actively following, all of the press regarding H1N1 or ‘Swine Flu.’  Despite the volume of news regarding this brewing pandemic, it is difficult to pick apart the facts, assess your family’s risk, and make decisions about prevention and vaccination.  In order to get your investigation underway, here are a few guidelines and resources that I have compiled.  Please know that this information does not take the place of a detailed, informed conversation with your family physician about your concerns.  In case you are not already aware, the commonly reported … Continue reading H1N1- What your family needs to know to stay healthy this year