Prevention and Wellness

Learn to make healthy lifestyle choices for you and your family with information on nutrition, exercise, occupational health and preventive services.

Emotional Well-Being

LGBTQ Mental Health Issues

LGBTQ teens and young adults are at a greater risk for poor mental health than other youth. As a parent,…

Your Child’s Mental Health

Good mental health is an important part of a child’s overall health. There are many ways adults can help children…

Teen Suicide

Teen suicide is when a child ends his or her life. However, not all suicide attempts end in death. In…

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Exercise and Fitness

Ways to Control Pain Outside of Opioids

Opioids are powerful medicines that treat pain. However, they can be addictive. Your doctor may be able to help you…

Why Exercise?

Exercise is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Exercise prevents health problems, builds strength, boosts energy, and can help…

Diabetes and Exercise

Exercise can help people who have diabetes. It can help control your weight, lower your blood sugar level, and reduce…

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Food and Nutrition

Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting is an eating pattern. You fast during a certain period of time each day. You then eat during…

Meal Plans and How They Help

Eating healthy isn’t just about losing weight—it also helps to lower your risk for heart disease and other serious health…

Diabetes and Nutrition

What you eat is closely connected to the amount of sugar in your blood. The right food choices will help…

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Sex and Birth Control

LGBTQ Mental Health Issues

LGBTQ teens and young adults are at a greater risk for poor mental health than other youth. As a parent,…

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a medicine people can take before coming into contact with HIV that can prevent them from…

HPV Vaccine is for Boys, Too

Girls—and boys—can both benefit from getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. The vaccine reduces chances of developing some cancers later…

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Staying Healthy

Colonoscopy

A colonoscopy is a normal procedure during which your doctor will look at the inside of your large intestine, also…

CBD Oil

CBD is short for cannabidiol. It is a chemical found in the Cannabis sativa plant. CBD oil does not make…

COVID-19 Face Masks

If you need to go into public in the COVID-19 pandemic, wear a face mask to contain your germs and…

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