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5 Ways to Keep Your Feet Healthy When You Have Diabetes
If you have diabetes, you must take good care of your feet. That’s because diabetes can cause nerve damage where you lose feeling in your feet. Without...
Oct 06
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10 Dos and Don’ts Before You Getting Your Body Pierced
From your ears and eyebrows to navels, nipples and genitals, there are lots of unique ways to express yourself these days with body piercings—whether it...
Sep 25
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What is MRSA? Five Things You Need to Know
Pro football players, college wrestlers and active-duty military are some of the strongest, most physically fit people in the world, yet even they’re not...
Sep 18
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Bad Sunburn? Eight Tips to Treat and Find Some Relief
Oops, you did it again. You spent too much time in the sun, and now you look like a human lobster. In a perfect world, we’d lather up with sunscreen before...
Aug 01
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First Aid Kit Essentials and Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves
As a mom, usually a Band-Aid and a kiss can make any child’s ouchie better, but it’s still important to be ready for any of life’s ups and downs, sprains...
Apr 26
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Follow These 5 Steps to Treat a Dog Bite
Even in a dog-friendly world, things can get unfriendly once in a while. If you or your child have a run-in with a scared or aggressive dog, Jasjot Johar,...
Nov 23
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Fire Up the Grill, But Don’t Forget These Safety Tips
When the weather heats up, so do our grills. Backyard BBQs are a dietary staple in the summertime, but they can be dangerous too if you aren’t careful. Each...
Aug 27
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How to Treat a Chemical Burn
Chemical burns are one of the most common burn hazards in the workplace, but they can also happen at any place, at any time. You might not realize how...
Aug 17
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Burns: Types, Degrees and How to Prevent Them
Have you ever stayed out in the sun too long only to feel the burn later? Or checked on steaming vegetables only to bristle in pain as the hot steam hits...
Jul 21
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Scorpion Stings: Myths and Facts
They’re creepy and they’re crawly, and one may be hiding in your shoe! If you live in the desert or a semi-dry climate, you’ve probably encountered a scorpion...
Apr 29