Results for "Primary Care"

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Oops! Did You Scratch Off a Mole? Here’s How to Handle It
Moles, those small, often brown spots that dot our skin, have been a subject of fascination and concern for many people. One common fear (and myth) is...
April 19
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5 Tips When Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Baby
When you’re having a baby, you are constantly reminded how much there is to learn and how many decisions you must make for your little one.  One of the...
July 18
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Your New Baby Has a Birthmark. Should You Be Worried?
As a new parent, you probably check over your baby’s skin from head to toe. You may notice birthmarks, which are areas on the skin that are discolored...
March 02
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Why Do I Keep Getting Strep Throat?
We can all agree that having a sore throat is miserable. Some people describe it as trying to swallow razor blades or broken shards of glass, which is...
January 31
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Sore Throat or Strep Throat? Here Are Tell-Tale Signs
You start to feel pain and tingling in the back of your throat, and it hurts to swallow. Is it a sore throat or could you have strep throat?  While uncomfortable,...
October 28
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Do I Really Need an Antibiotic?
Do your stuffed-up nose, headache and sore throat have you down for the count?  When you’re sick, chances are you want relief — and ASAP. You’re not sure...
October 21
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Your Age-by-Age Guide to the Adult Immunizations You Need
As an adult, one of the most important steps you can take to protect your health is to make sure you’re up to date on your vaccinations. There are many...
August 04
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Why It’s Important to Treat Toenail Traumas and Injuries
It’s late at night, you’re half-asleep fumbling in the dark, and bam! You slam your big toe into something hard. You think, “How can something so small...
May 03
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How to Advocate for Yourself When You’re Talking to Your Doctor
When you’re at your doctor’s office, you might find it hard to speak up for yourself. You might be focused on anxious thoughts about the health concern...
April 28
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10 Do’s and Don’ts of Foot Care for Walkers and Runners
From the time our feet hit the floor in the morning to the time we get into bed at night, our feet take a beating. As a walker or runner, we ask a lot...
March 08