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  • the midsection of a young woman with her legs pressed together because she needs to use the bathroom

    Painful Urination

    Painful urination is not normal and could be a sign of a more serious condition.

  • Doctor collecting blood from newborn child in hospital for screening tests

    Newborn Screening Tests

    Newborn screenings are important to find and treat certain health issues that aren’t always visible at birth.

  • Mother with her premature baby

    Premature Birth

    Preterm is defined as babies born alive before the completion of 37 weeks of pregnancy.

  • woman with stomach ache lying on sofa

    Antiemetic Medicines: OTC Relief for Nausea and Vomiting

    Over the counter medicines can provide relief for nausea and vomiting, but there are a number of precautions to be…

  • Prostatitis

    Prostatitis is an inflammation of the prostate gland that happens when the tissue becomes swollen an irritated.

  • Pilonidal Cyst

    A pilonidal cyst is a small, protuding sac located near the tailbone at the top of the buttocks crease.

  • A cross section of a pituitary gland and endocrine cells


    Hypopituitarism is a disorder in which the pituitary gland doesn’t make enough hormones.

  • female doctor checking for Hyperthyroidism


    Hyperthyroidism, or an overactive thyroid, means your thyroid gland makes too much hormone. This can cause weight loss, tremors, and…

  • Two young girls standing together on a beach

    LGBTQ Mental Health Issues

    LGBTQ teens and young adults are at a greater risk for poor mental health.

  • Three young teenage boys smiling at camera

    Boys and Puberty

    Puberty for boys usually starts between the ages of 9 and 16 and while it can be scary and confusing,…

  • woman with hands holding her crotch

    Lichen Sclerosus

    Lichen sclerosus is a skin condition that affects the genital or anal areas. It can cause a rash, itching, pain,…

  • Monkeypox

    Monkeypox has been making the news following a surge in new cases in summer 2022. This outbreak includes reports of…

  • young caring mother kissing sick daughter in head

    Protecting Your Family During Cold and Flu Season

    Cold and flu season usually begins when the weather starts to cool. You can take steps to help protect your…

  • friends getting ready to eat Christmas dinner

    Tips for Eating Healthy During the Holidays

    The holidays mean lots of food, but there are tips and tricks you can use to avoid overindulging and eat…

  • Female doctor examines X-ray of a patient’s lungs

    Lung Cancer

    Lung cancer is abnormal growth of cells in the lungs.

  • pregnant woman talks with doctor during a medical visit

    Prenatal Diagnosis: Amniocentesis and CVS

    Doctors may use two methods – amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling – to see if your developing baby has genetic…

  • A close up of a woman placing a nicotine patch on her arm

    Nicotine Patch

    A nicotine patch adheres to your skin and can help you stop smoking.

  • empty gurney sits in a hospital hallway


    An autopsy is a medical examination that occurs after death. It is used to find the cause of death, for…