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Medical Issues When you Adopt

When adopting a child, there are dozens of things to think about. Here are some of the most important…

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Nutrients and Nutritional Info

Vitamins and Minerals: How to Get What You Need

Micronutrients are the vitamins and minerals found in food that nourish your body and help keep you healthy. They…

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Sibling Rivalry

Sibling rivalry is the struggle between brothers or sisters. It is fueled by jealousy or the idea that one…

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Occupational Health

Hearing: Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Noise-induced hearing loss is permanent hearing loss that is caused by being exposed to loud noises.

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Food and Nutrition

BRAT Diet: Recovering From an Upset Stomach

The BRAT diet is an effective way to treat an upset stomach and diarrhea. It relies on bland, low-fiber…

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Procedures & Devices

Allergy Shots: Could They Help Your Allergies?

Allergy shots, or allergen immunotherapy, are a type of treatment to relieve chronic allergy symptoms, such as pollen, mold,…

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Hives (Urticaria)

Hives (urticaria) are bumps or patches on the surface of your skin. They can be red, itchy, and swollen…

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