Author Lawrence Palevsky, PhD Articles

A Holistic Perspective on the Digestive System of Infants and Children

Infants and children are not simply small adults, especially when it comes to feeding and nourishing their little bodies. They are less able than adults to receive, transform and assimilate the nutrients given to them. Infants and children are born...

Aluminum and Vaccine Ingredients: What Do We Know? What Don’t We Know?

himerosal, which contains the organic compound ethyl mercury, is a known neurotoxin and used to be a major ingredient in childhood vaccines. There are more than 15,000 articles in the medical literature describing the adverse health effects on the...

Also labeled: Informed Choice, Issue #21

Holistic Approaches to Asthma

Asthma is a common word in many households. A growing number of children live on beta-2 agonists, steroids and anti-leukotriene medications that treat the acute and chronic symptoms of asthma. These medications have helped save many lives. However,...

Also labeled: Holistic Healthcare

Holistic Pediatric Healthcare

Lawrence Palevsky, M.D. speaks on topics of holistic care for children including ear infections, chiropractic care and dietary considerations. {youtube}_FBf8wtGRhs{/youtube}

Listening With A Different Ear: Holistic Approaches to Ear Infections

It is 3am and your child wakes up complaining of ear pain. What can you do? Ear pain is one of the most common complaints in the pediatric population. Parents exchange frequent stories about the number of times their child has taken a...

Also labeled: Holistic Healthcare, Issue #08

The Road to Holistic Practice: An Integrated Approach

Every doctor spends years gaining an education and training for his or her career. Medical school and internships present crucial opportunities for learning. But the education doesn’t stop once the training ends. Sometimes, in order to be the best...

Also labeled: Issue #23, Holistic Healthcare

Vaccinations: the Choice for a Lifetime

…laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind. As that becomes more developed, more enlightened, as new discoveries are made, new truths discovered and manners and opinions change, with the change of...