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  • woman examines her breast


    Galactorrhea is when one or both breasts make milk or a milky discharge unrelated to milk production in breastfeeding.

  • Healthy Weight

    Achieving a healthy weight is different for everyone. You may want to lose weight for personal reasons. Or you may…

  • Baby receives vaccine

    A Family Doctor Responds to New Study on Vaccines and Aluminum

    A new study released in late September shows a possible association between exposure to aluminum found in some childhood vaccinations and the development of persistent asthma in young children. A study like this may cause parents to have questions about routine vaccinations for their

  • Tick with its head sticking in human skin, red blotches indicate an infection

    Insect-borne Diseases

    Insect-borne diseases can come from mosquitoes, sand flies, ticks, and fleas. They include Zika virus, Yellow Fever, and Lyme…

  • Superfoods

    Superfoods are whole, real foods that are not processed and are good for your brain health.

  • Is Your Child Too Busy?

    Overscheduling your child can lead to them feeling tired, stressed and sleep deprived. Limit their schedule to keep your child…

  • Taking Medicines Safely after Alcohol or Drug Abuse Recovery

    Taking medicines after recovering from alcohol or drug addiction can have many pitfalls. There is advice you should follow to…

  • A variety of colorful pills and capsules spilling from a medicine bottle

    How to Safely Take Antidepressants

    Antidepressants are medicines prescribed to treat depression. You should work with your doctor to find the right one for…

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    Homosexuality: Facts for Teens

    Sexuality and gender identity can be confusing for teens. There are a lot of terms to become familiar with to…

  • A women looks for supplies in the aisle of a pharmacy

    Getting the Most from Your OTC Medicine

    Over the counter medicines are available without a prescription, but that doesn’t mean you don’t need to be safe when…

  • A man using sign language to communicate

    Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing: Tips for Working With Your Doctor

    If you are deaf or hard-of-hearing, these tips can improve communication with your doctor.

  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

    Slipped capital femoral epiphysis is a hip problem that occurs in children when the end of the thigh bone slips…

  • Man holding condom in one hand and blue pill in the other

    Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

    Erectile dysfunction is when a man cannot get or keep an erection. It can be caused by a number of…

  • Endometriosis

    Endometriosis is when the lining of the uterus grows outside of the uterus. It can be treated with medicine and…

  • Diverticular Disease

    Diverticular Disease is a group of conditions that affect your large intestine (colon).

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    Cancer is a collection of many diseases that all involve the growth of abnormal cells. Some common forms are skin…

  • A pregnant woman holding a urine sample

    Gestational Diabetes

    Gestational diabetes occurs during pregnancy in 1% to 3% of all pregnant women. It usually begins in the second…

  • Gastroparesis

    Gastroparesis is a stomach disorder in which stomach muscles don’t contract properly, leading to problems crushing food before digestion.