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Zika Virus

As you may have already heard, there is a virus that is an emerging health concern that is disrupting travel plans for expectant mommies. The Zika virus is currently being…

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Antibiotics: Helpful or Harmful?

Antibiotics: Are they helpful or harmful? The answer to both is: Yes! Over 85 years ago, the first antibiotic was invented. Even back then, they knew that antibiotics would change…

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Getting A Better Night’s Sleep

I’m currently taking medication to help fall asleep. Are there any side effects of which I should be aware? While medication can help with short term relief of insomnia, there…

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Breast Cancer Awareness

If breast cancer doesn’t run in my family, can I get it? Yes. Every woman has some risk of breast cancer. About 80% of women who get breast cancer have…

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The Importance of Routine Physicals

How important are routing physicals? Physicals are extremely important in the growth of a healthy child. Most kids should have a complete physical around the age of 4 to 5,…

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The Flu: 3 Questions Answered

What is Influenza? Influenza is a virus causing fever, chills, muscle aches, congestion and coughing, and occasionally vomiting and diarrhea. Although most children with influenza recover within a few days,…

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The Flu: Protect Yourself

Influenza, commonly called “the flu,” is a contagious virus that affects tens of millions of Americans every year. Flu season lasts from about October through May each year, with a…

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Swimming Safety This Summer

Do you have a pool in your back yard or a camp on the river? Are you planning on going to the beach this summer? Here are some ways to…

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Tinnitus Management through Sound Therapy

What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus is defined as perceived sound that does not come from the environment. Tinnitus is perceived as occurring rarely, intermittently, or constantly. It can sound like the…

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May is Hypertension Awareness Month

I don’t feel bad, but my doctor told me I have hypertension. Why should I be concerned? People tend to have little or absolutely no symptoms from high blood pressure….

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