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Rosen the morning thanks for having me underground market Mario and great and great so.
Cisco and our patients whose there's.
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That's how it started out you know actually it was dad my practice Jeff Conroy wrote the book with.
Who came to me and said you know this is what you do every -- these stories in this book this is how we practice.
My wife and I like it very much I write books let's write a book together so that book is really stories from a parent and a pediatrician perspective about how we can keep -- kids healthy.
And pick natural things and help avoid side effects -- consortium has a fever for example and markets yeah yeah.
Parents knowledge of the market that Tylenol Advil something like that what do you recommend actually.
No medicine at all usually you know people are afraid of fever that's part of the problems a lot of it's about education -- -- not dangerous but there are few things you know -- your kid to be miserable.
So you can take a washcloth with cool water there are some homeopathic remedies.
That we -- Specifically bella Donna is one of them -- of people say it will bella Donna that's fox glove that's poison.
But you have to understand what -- apathy is and so brings in whole other area of natural medicine and these are things parents can actually do at home and feel -- for -- Here's a larger -- want people think I'm really -- Telemar have a -- Yeah and and a ticket if you if well let's just say you call in sick for work retires they're all time to have -- If you just say you have a cold.
And as the life.
Of flight but if you say you have a -- and -- severance right.
So so but we're trained that way we -- that -- you know ma I'm sick my child is sick.
And you know these are signs that our body is doing some -- trying to change -- paradigm and say it's not just about treating sickness and illness -- -- ways our kids deal with.
Infections it's normal in -- response that is is like -- germs right where we wanna get rid of every last German universe.
And like we seen with the green cleaning stuff for hand sanitizing that we -- from essential oils.
You don't have to -- off every last Germany universe he confined to ways that are natural and safer to help.
So -- Nassau on importer.
Which is going to be hard for me about this problem it differently -- you recommend to turn external.
Well Nicole lost lost not immediately grab a -- -- -- or billion.
Exactly you know the interesting thing about you know if you look at ER visits for side effects from medications it was a report -- few years ago over half a million ER visits a year from side effects from medications.
So we're saying look it's not that there's never a role for now but there are many other things you can do that seem to be much safer when -- -- and a non.
Well if you need to have a relationship with your doctor to I think if you're -- in the middle of nowhere that's a different story.
And it's not that there's -- overall for Ibuprofen or -- -- and sometimes you have to use those medications are certain kids.
Who are prone to issues like seizures of fever so we're not -- for all kids.
But for the most with a book does is it says look.
Whether it's fever whether it's a cough whether it's sore throat -- cold.
There are many options after parents are just starting to learn about -- trying to help them with that the most over prescribe medicine -- admonishment yes absolutely and that's one of the main way to what side effects and our visits.
You know you getting gastrointestinal.
And and all kinds allergic reactions.
And so we go through a number conditions in the book where you might use and about ear infections for example on one of the most.
I reasons for prescribed antibiotics.
Even -- conventional circles now we're saying let's move away from that.
You know interestingly antibiotics -- are linked to obesity so they're saying you know we're disrupting.
I'm able to him yeah while yeah our leading to that kind of -- yes -- so Donald.
You're listing -- -- of all -- -- -- have three children three of -- will want to pay attention I'm Norma just -- talent got -- he's got three kids you know.
So you know it's it's -- -- ask -- moderate -- and so what we do for that as we say you know -- -- number things you can do in the book we talk about something simple olive oil.
You know something everybody has in her kitchen cabinet.
Olive oil actually has anti inflammatory properties antibacterial anti viral -- anti fungal.
-- you can take garlic crush it up in -- just warming up a little bit take a few drops.
But in the year that -- -- it works magically and it does and actually their research studies showing comparing it head to head with antibiotics and with Tylenol showing in some of these studies that it's equally as effective -- you can avoid.
All the other potential side effect.
Argument doesn't Laurence Rosen miserable artists and titles are driven alternatives for children reducing.
Serious side effects -- -- there -- -- When you have to -- I was -- rest of cancer.
All the -- in fifteen years.
Have seen the catastrophic side effects.
And our result of his Karen's questions -- more serious problem all.
But Syrian irradiation to empower parents and absolutely on the battle it is as you're well no -- -- -- -- All the time of their claim brought -- if people don't think it works are even though.
For example or -- -- -- -- system is used to over 200.
Hospital works better -- remorse but but but people are conditioned.
To stuff smelling claimed it -- Saudi combat that.
Well that's you know that's an issue in our medical you know we oriented health -- -- problems and overuse of stuff.
But what you have to say is look let's look at the research one of the things we did in the book -- we said are we getting people are gonna be skeptical that's okay.
But I put a research citation with every single natural remedy I sites of the people can go back and say -- I understand here's the reason why we we are seeing more and more research do we need more shore -- -- it's a new paradigm it's a shift.
And actually what's interesting is you're going back.
You know hundreds or thousands of years with some of these remedies with -- acupuncture with yoga these are things that the people of used for ever and we're now seeing their research show why they work.
As far as the ranch are remember there's a there's a specific case -- there's a girl there who's having allergic reaction to the horses -- a few years ago.
And down and the conventional answer would have been give Benadryl but we were concerned and I -- I talked to -- for about it she would be -- should be tired she wouldn't be able to ride to that would do anything.
So we had actually on hand -- had a few homeopathic remedies.
From wire on that are anti allergy Khatsava deal you know we -- for two of those every two to four hours she had no rowdiness no drowsiness within two doses she was up on the horses riding.
No allergic symptoms so you never know what do you do for autonomy and a lot of different things depend on a lot of -- normal under.
-- of -- and thrown out.
Yeah I mean I think that they'll use things to keep them hydrated like.
And or clear and stuffing yet kept up his moral right and so and these things also have they can have -- aspirin in them -- other issues we are gonna give to kids.
And all added dies and and sweeteners and stuff he just don't want your kids taking so -- -- -- very simple.
You know you can find in any supermarket to make nice organic Kat -- guilty that works almost just as well in almost every circumstance.
-- -- -- -- -- -- Guitars -- I didn't have a prescription.
Like you don't have to pay for certain people are various centers are -- Are some -- you never know when you might need exactly again.
There are alternatives for that of course to like over in -- don't have a minute miles right now.
Picture -- write prescriptions -- -- we'll talk later that's on doctor Laurence Rosen.
-- really a fabulous -- to relatives.
And thank you because inside of serving our -- -- -- -- -- Who is obviously a big fan of adopt rules -- Atlanta city utterance channel.
All -- -- -- effects of all these various.
Things that you -- just.
Particularly antibiotics which and so overprescribed agreements and -- but it's criminal yeah it's called treatment alternatives for children.
All vital Smart enough to launch -- and -- -- -- thank you very much thank you that's.
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