Family Health

Learn to make healthy lifestyle choices for you and your family with information for every stage of life.

Infants and Toddlers

Polio Vaccine

Poliomyelitis (polio) is a serious illness that is caused by a virus. You can keep your children from getting polio…

Managing and Preventing Temper Tantrums

Managing and preventing temper tantrums is something every parent experiences. Plan ahead to avoid tantrums with simple tips.

Febrile Seizures

Febrile seizures typically occur in children ages 12 months to 18 months. They are generally harmless and caused by a…

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Kids and Teens

Febrile Seizures

Febrile seizures typically occur in children ages 12 months to 18 months. They are generally harmless and caused by a…

Common School-Age Illnesses/Infections

School-aged children are routinely exposed to a number of common childhood infections and illnesses. It’s not unusual. But always see…

Dental Hygiene: How to Care for Your Child's Teeth

Helping your child to develop healthy dental habits now can aid in the prevention of infection, disease, and other teeth…

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Evaluating and Treating Infertility

Infertility evaluation can include a pelvic exam, lab tests, imaging tests, review of medical and menstrual history, and certain…

Herniated Disc

A herniated disc is a painful medical condition that occurs in your spine.

Finding the Right Addiction Treatment Program

The purpose of addiction treatment is to help yourself or another person stop addiction, keep it stopped, and be productive…

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Pregnancy and Childbirth

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Repeatedly losing a pregnancy is emotionally devastating and doesn’t always have a cause.

Prenatal Diagnosis: Amniocentesis and CVS

Prenatal diagnosis means diagnosis before birth. Amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling let your doctor to see if your developing baby…

Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that starts during pregnancy usually during the second trimester. It affects 1% to…

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Stroke is a medical condition that occurs when the blood flow to your brain stops. It can lead to serious…

Preventing Malnutrition in Older Adults

Malnutrition in older adults is a serious concern and is often due to low income, medical conditions, disability, social issues,…

Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Early-onset Alzheimer dementia is a medical condition. It is a disease of the brain and a form of dementia.

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A colposcopy is a women’s health exam. It uses a special light to provide a close look at your cervix…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition. It can occur after an injury. It usually affects an…

Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC)

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a genetic condition that causes abnormal heart rhythms. It is more common in people…

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