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Ebola Virus – What You Need to Know

On September 30, 2014, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) used laboratory tests to confirm the first case of Ebola Virus to be diagnosed in the United States. The infected…

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Enterovirus D68 – What Parents Need to Know

As many of you have probably heard on the news or read about on the internet, there is a respiratory virus that is rapidly spreading across the country. The virus…

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WAFB: Dr. Susan Bankston on Enterovirus D68

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) –┬áBaton Rouge health officials say two children have been treated at Our Lady of the Lake for Enterovirus D68. Officials add that there have been no…

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Child Abuse and Awareness

Every year more than half a million children in the United States suffer from abuse or neglect. Some children even die at the hands of their abusers. All socioeconomic groups…

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Study Links Weight Loss to Financial Health

Treating obesity is not only good for your physical health but your financial health as well. Two years ago, the results of the first in-depth study on the individual cost…

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TV Turn-Off Week

Once a year, between April 23 and 29, people around the country are encouraged to turn off their televisions, iPads, computers and any other electronic devices that eat away our…

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Pet Turtles Can Carry Potentially Fatal Salmonella Infection

Turtles might look like cute pets, but it is estimated they are responsible for more than 70,000 annual cases of salmonella infections in the United States. Some of these infections…

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Learn How To Purchase Prescription Medication For Less

Unfortunately, you are not alone. The high cost of prescription drugs is a nationwide problem faced by many. There are multiple reasons for this problem, but there are also several…

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