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Pregnancy is a confusing time. Lots of changes take place in a woman’s body, and it can be difficult to tell the difference between...

Is It Lice? What Parents Need to Know.

Hearing that a head lice outbreak is underway at your child’s daycare or school, or that your child has been found to have lice,...

Kidney Stones 101

About 1 in 10 people will have a kidney stone at some point in their lives. Men are more likely to suffer this condition...

Early Signs of Dementia

Distinguishing between normal memory loss and symptoms of dementia can be challenging. Here are some of the more common symptoms that are...

5 Things to Know About Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is frightening because it is not usually found early when it is best treated. Here’s what all women should know about understanding their...

Why Does My Belly Hurt?

Quick anatomy lesson: When most people say, “My stomach hurts,” they may not technically mean the stomach. Pain in this region can also involve...

Risks of Dehydration in Pregnancy

Proper hydration ensures your body has sufficient fluids to carry out its normal functions. If you’re pregnant, your body is working overtime supplying nutrients...

Flu Epidemic of 2018 – What’s New with Flu?

2018 - the epic flu epidemic? The flu season is the worst in nearly a decade, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  Forty-nine...

5 Supplements Men Should Take

The best way to get the vitamins and minerals you need is through food. In theory, a balanced diet should provide everything a man’s...

Changes in Menstrual Cycle in 20s, 30s & 40s

Sorry, Grandma: It’s now old-fashioned to call a woman’s period “the curse.” And thank goodness. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy. For about 40 years...

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