11 Jul


Depression is a real illness. When a person has depression, it interferes with daily life and normal functioning. It can cause pain for both the person with depression and those who care about him or her. Doctors call this condition “depressive disorder,” or “clinical depression.” It is a real illness. It is not a sign...
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29 May


 Osteoporosis is a condition of fragile bone with an increased susceptibility to fracture. Osteoporosis weakens bone and increases risk of bones breaking. Bone mass (bone density) decreases after 35 years of age, and bone loss occurs more rapidly in women after menopause. About 54 million Americans have osteoporosis and low bone mass, placing them at...
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30 Apr

Tongue problems

Tongue problems You use your tongue constantly, it can be frustrating and uncomfortable when you experience tongue problems, including discoloration and soreness. There are a variety of causes for a number of common tongue symptoms. Fortunately, the majority of tongue problems are not serious and most can be resolved quickly. In some instances, though, a...
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1 Apr

Fever in children

Every child will eventually experience a fever, no matter how careful you are. When should you not worry about your child’s fever? Fevers of less than five days if your child’s behavior is relatively normal. You don’t need to be concerned if your child continues to be playful and is eating and drinking normally. (He...
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6 Feb

Skin Problems

Cold Sores Cold sores are red, fluid-filled blisters that form near the mouth or on other areas of the face. In rare cases, cold sores may appear on the fingers, nose, or inside the mouth. They are usually clumped together in patches. Cold sores may persist for two weeks or longer. Cold sores are red,...
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16 Jan


FLU: What families need to know about 2017-18 seasons? ​​​​The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends annual flu shots for everyone 6 months of age and older, including children and adolescents. New research shows that the flu shot provided significantly better protection in recent flu seasons compared to the nasal spray vaccine. Immunizing your child...
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