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Announcing the Exciting Relaunch of The Desk of Dr. Smarty!

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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, Dr. Smarty and his team are back and better than ever!

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Add Your Expertise the DrSmarty.com Library of Knowledge

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DrSmarty.com is built on the knowledge of medical experts across the globe. With the launch just around the corner, we want to offer you the chance to become a Contributor!

What does this title mean? As a Contributor, you will be able to add your knowledge and expertise in your field of study and practice to our ever-expanding library of information. Your profile will be highlighted and featured because of your valuable contribution and you can have a chance to appear in an educational video with Dr. Smarty himself!

Applying to become a contributor is fast & is easy! Simply click here to fill out our Contributor Request form, or reach us via email at info@drsmarty.com.

Stay tuned for the exciting launch date of DrSmarty.com, and here’s to the pursuit of knowledge!


Later, Potatoes–Kale Chips are the New Favorite Crispy Snack!

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Who doesn’t love the salty, crispy goodness of potato chips? Most kids love this classic snack! However (and quite unfortunately!), popping open a bag of potato chips is not the healthiest choice, so nutrition-conscious parents are finding an alternative that their kids will love.

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Eating Out with Allergies: 5 Tips Everyone Should Know

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Food allergies are a common occurrence, and while they can be serious, it doesn’t have to mean your days of eating at your favorite restaurants are over!

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Why Do Hunger & Sense of Smell Go Together?

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Have you ever been walking down a road one day, pass a bakery overflowing with the smell of warm, freshly baked bread and instantly notice how hungry you are? Ever have the mouth-watering aroma of chopped garlic waft into your bedroom and suddenly you’re dying for dinner to be ready?

It’s pretty clear that there is some sort of connection between your sense of smell and hunger. Have you ever wondered just why that happens? New research shows that the reason behind this could lie at the cellular level.

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What is Asthma?

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Most people know at least one person who is living with asthma. A common chronic condition, meaning it lasts a long time and/or is recurrent, this disease affects more than 22 million Americans and an estimated 300 million people (holy cow!) throughout the world. But just what is asthma, and why do so many people have it?

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You’re Going to Go Nuts Over These Peanut Butter Granola Bars!

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Granola bars are a snacker-on-the-go’s dream come true. A deliciously healthy snack (depending on what’s in it, of course! M&Ms are, unfortunately, not considered healthy), granola bars are a must have in every pantry! They are a great replacement for sugary snacks that kids tend to gravitate to and make for a great way to sneak some fruit into your child’s snack.

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ADHD: The Ups & Downs

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As many parents know, raising a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can be exhausting. One moment your child is playing with his or her toys, the next they’re flying around the house, unable to focus on a single game, activity or chore for more than a few minutes. In school and during homework and study time, concentration is impossible. These factors can be frustrating, but parenting a child with ADHD doesn’t have to be a chore! The first step is understanding just what ADHD is.

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Your Kids & Caffeine

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New reports have been popping up all over news sites and papers: staggering statistics showing that 3 out of every 4 children consume caffeine on a daily basis. They get it from sodas, energy drinks, chocolate… and although your child may not be knocking back cups of joe, they are getting that dose of caffeine most adults claim they cannot start their days without.

Why does this have medical professionals worried?

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Rain, Rain, Go Away…

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Rainy and snowy days seem to drag on and on, and when your kids start to get bored, having a library of creative ideas to kill time will help turn that buildup of energy into fun and productive playtime!

So what are some great ideas for keeping your little ones occupied on days when the skies are grey? Try out some of these time-killers the next time a rainy day rolls around–and don’t forget to put your own twist on them to keep the games fresh and exciting!

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