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June 10, 2019

4 Tips to Keep Your Kids Learning During Summer Break

Summer break is a time for exploration and fun. However, just because school is out…

June 10, 2019

How to Avoid Heat Stroke

As temperatures rise, so does people’s risk for suffering a heat-related illness. Heat stroke and…

May 22, 2019

Are Eggs Bad for Your Heart?

With all of the conflicting studies about eggs and heart health, it is easy to…

May 15, 2019

Top 5 Signs You Should Cut Back on Coffee

For most of us, mornings just wouldn't be the same without a hot cup of…

May 14, 2019

Type 1 Diabetes in Children

Type 1 diabetes often goes unnoticed by parents, as symptoms can sometimes be mistaken for…

April 30, 2019

Healthcare 101: Is It a Break or a Sprain?

What goes up must come down. And unfortunately, our joints bear the brunt of our…

April 11, 2019

Can Melatonin Actually Help You Sleep?

Not getting enough quality sleep can lead to moodiness, daytime drowsiness, poor cognitive function, and…