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November 13, 2019

Healthcare 101: Ten ideas for a more active (and memorable!) Thanksgiving

If your Thanksgiving is like most Americans’, it revolves around food.

October 11, 2019

Healthcare 101: What’s new with flu?

It’s that time of year again! Fall is sweeping in, bringing pumpkin spiced lattes, beautiful…

October 11, 2019

Medicine or Malarkey: Is being scared “good” for your health?

Picture this: You’re wandering through the narrow corridors of a rickety old house, listening to…

September 24, 2019

Does Green Mucus Mean You’re Sick?

You've probably heard the rumor that the color of your mucus can tell you whether…

September 24, 2019

How to Tell if Your Child Has Pink Eye

Also known as conjunctivitis, pink eye is a common childhood problem, especially in the younger…

September 24, 2019

5 Creative Ways to Help Kids Enjoy Vegetables

There are many rites of passage in the lives of children. None may be more…

August 19, 2019

Medicine or Malarkey: 5 Concussion Myths Debunked

As children grow and become more active in sports, one worry may be prevalent in…