Boston Making Big Strides with Autism

By Brian Gibby, MOTR/L
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Meet Boston. He’s a very energetic six-year-old boy who lives in rural Utah. Boston’s mother Wendy noticed from birth that Boston was different from her other kids. He did not like to sleep. He was constantly crying. He struggled with maintaining eye contact. He struggled with playing with toys. He was constantly on the move. He had a hard time with behavior, he was always mad, would hurt others, and struggled with very minor transitions. But occupational therapy has helped him make big strides.

Four Steps to Breastfeeding Success

By Dr Jed VanDenBerghe
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In recent years, I’ve been impressed by many of the new mothers who express a desire to breastfeed. Most are successful, but unfortunately, many struggle and decide not to breastfeed despite the well-known benefits associated with nursing. I believe that if doctors, nurses, and new mothers work together in four critical areas, there will be an increased likelihood for breastfeeding success.​​