Ep. 35: The Soul Food Pyramid

The Holidays and Soul Food go hand-in-hand for many. That’s why Dr. Candice gets in the kitchen with registered and licensed dietician, Mrs. Fabiola Gaines to help us prepare soul food in a more healthy way and keep the deliciousness….

Ep. 34: A Pro’s Perspective

Former NBA coach and player, Laron Profit on parents sideline coaching their young athlete, “Parents are out of control. Leave your kids alone. Stop trying to coach them…..How can you tell your son to show restraint, be controlled and be…

More teens are getting tattoos and piercings than ever before. This frenzy recently prompted the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to offer its first recommendations on body modifications so that parents and teens could be educated on the health risk…

Episode 31: ACES Can Make You Sick!

“In the US, by the age of 8, 1 in 3 children have experienced at least one adverse childhood experience (ACE); by adolescence, it’s one-half and by adulthood, it’s 2 out of 3. The more ACEs a person has the…

Episode 30: Kids Overcoming Adversity

Dr. Candice chats with Mr. Ronnie Sidney II, LCSW who is the founder of Creative Medicine:  Healing Through Words, author of three graphic novels and developer of the Nelson Beats the Odds Comic Creator App. His platform strives to diminish…

With 1 in 3 children obese today, the option of weight-loss surgery to reduce weight and manage co-morbid conditions has increasingly become a reality. Dr. Candice sits down with Dr. Andre Teixeira, Bariatric Surgeon and Endoscopist, to discuss bariatric surgery in kids….

It seems that society has forgotten about syphilis. Well, its time to remember because its on the rise. And babies are getting it too! How? Dr. Candice and Pediatric Hospitalist, Dr. Bande Virgil explain about congenital syphilis on this episode…

Speech and language disorders are more common among children ages 3-6. This is an important time to recognize, diagnosis and treat problems to gain better outcomes. Dr. Candice talks with Speech-Language Pathologist, Mrs. Julie Lashbrook, about Speech-Language Therapy for children. This episode covers: -What is…