Rett Syndrome is a Developmental Disorder

Rett Syndrome is a Developmental Disorder

Can you imagine losing your ability to speak, walk, eat, and even breathe easily? And imagine it happening to you as a kid. This is Rett Syndrome. It occurs worldwide in 1 of every 10,000 female births (and is even rarer in boys).  While you may not have heard of Rett...

Pediatric Obesity on the Rise

Pediatric obesity is a health problem with clear cut solutions, yet it is on the rise. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in six children across America is obese. In North Carolina the obesity rate breaks down this way:   15%...