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Pets and Animals

Cat and Dog Bites

Cat and dog bites are common injuries. Learn tips about how to handle, treat, and prevent bites from pets…

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Prevention and Wellness

Avoiding Food Hassles With Kids

Don’t make your child’s food hassles a battle. Be creative, stay calm, and be patient when expanding your child’s…

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Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a genetic disorder. There are two main types with different symptoms. Learn more about the treatment…

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Enlarged Adenoids

Adenoids are tiny pieces of tissue at the back of your throat. They help children’s bodies fight infection by…

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Prevention and Wellness

Fitness Habits to Make

Setting good fitness habits helps you stay physically active, which helps prevent disease, increase energy levels, and promote better…

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Kids and Teens

Kids and Bullying

Bullying and cyberbullying can happen in any city or town and have long-lasting, negative effects on both the victim…

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Kids and Teens

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a group of behaviors that causes problems with focus and self control. It affects…

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