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YOUR THYROID GLAND AND PREGNANCY

Dr. Neville Wilson January 2018 YOUR THYROID GLAND:   A healthy thyroid gland is essential for overall wellbeing since it provides the necessary hormones for energy production in all living cells and tissues, including the brain.   The health and normal function of the thyroid gland is particularly important in …

Intact Frenulum

TONGUE-TIE –AN IMPEDIMENT TO BREAST FEEDNG

~ by Dr. Neville Wilson Ankyloglossia, or tongue-tie, is a congenital oral cavity anomaly, affecting between 4% to 10 % of infants, and is characterized by an abnormally short, thick or tight, sublingual frenulum, often causing restricted latching to the maternal breast, with adverse feeding outcomes for both infant and …

TONGUE TIE (ANKYLOGLOSSIA) AND RELEASE

DIVISION OF ANKYLOGLOSSIA Dr. Neville S. Wilson. Ankyloglossia, commonly called “tongue-tie” is a congenital oral anomaly which may decrease mobility of the tongue and impair breast feeding in infancy. In some cases this anomaly may cause speech impairment in later life, but medical opinion is divided on this and further …

FLAWED SCIENCE BASHES ANIMAL PROTEIN

Dr. Neville Wilson 6 March 2014.   Another meat bashing report has hit the world headlines, issuing public health warnings about the dangers of animal protein ingestion.   Data from the NHANES ( National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey ) study has revived the popular myth that red meat from …

Multicultural Doctors

IRISH DOCTORS FOR CANADA ?

By Dr. Neville Wilson The process of recruiting Irish doctors to distant locations is currently in full swing . Kindersley Clinic, in Saskatchewan, Canada, invites GPs to apply for 6 advertised positions as Family Physicians (Oct 22, 2012) (In Canada you will be called a Family Physician, or Physician & …