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10 Postpartum Depression Facts All Moms Need to Know
Having a baby is a joyous occasion. It marks the beginning of all things – hope, wonder and possibility. For some women, however, this elation can be overshadowed...
Nov 24
Coping with an Eating Disorder Around the Holidays
The holidays are here again, which means there will be lots of gatherings and holiday meals with family and friends. Holiday get-togethers can be fun and...
Nov 20
6 Tips for Managing Holiday Meals with Diabetes
When you have diabetes, the holiday season feels like a carbohydrate minefield. Pecan pie, rolls, fudge, candied yams, stuffing — the list goes on and...
Nov 17
How to Tell if This Skin Cancer Surgery Is Right for You
If you’ve been diagnosed with skin cancer you might be worried about how it can be treated and whether you’ll have noticeable scarring. Often, skin cancer can...
Nov 17
What the ‘Shopping Cart Sign’ Can Tell You About Your Back Pain
As you get older, you’re more likely to develop back problems. And sometimes, it can be tricky to uncover what’s causing your symptoms. The “shopping cart...
Nov 14
These 4 Tips That Can Help You Cope with Low Vision
There’s a good chance you don’t have 20/20 uncorrected vision—182 million Americans use glasses or contact lenses to correct their eyesight, according...
Nov 10
For Women: Improving Your Sexual Health
While the discussion of erectile dysfunction and the array of solutions available is widely publicized—and advertised—women’s sexual problems have long...
Nov 07
How Losing Weight Can Improve Your Health as You Age
Maybe you’ve struggled with your weight since the days of the Scarsdale diet. Or maybe you’ve gained the average one to two pounds a year, and as you age...
Oct 31
Could My Child Have a Heart Condition?
While heart disease is a common problem affecting adults, heart disease can affect little hearts too. Most pediatric heart conditions are diagnosed before...
Oct 27