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Prevention and Wellness

Empty Nest Syndrome

Empty nest syndrome is a stage in life marked by sadness when adult children move out on their own.

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Healthy Living

Food Habits Survey

Do you have healthy food habits? Are you eating and drinking what you should be? Take this survey to…

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Emotional Well-Being

Post-traumatic Stress After a Traffic Accident

Learn about post-traumatic stress after a car accident and how your doctor can help you deal with it

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Family Health

Babies and Thumbs, Fingers, and Pacifiers

Thumbs, fingers, and pacifiers satisfy a baby’s natural need to suck. Learn about their pros and cons.

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Seniors

Depression in Older Adults

Depression is a common problem in older adults, but it is not part of the aging process. Learn how…

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Kids and Teens

Caffeine and Kids

In children, caffeine can raise blood pressure and interfere with sleep. It can make children less aware of being…

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Staying Healthy

Body Piercing

Body piercing is when a hole is made in your skin so you can add a piece of jewelry…

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