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Seasonal Flu

November 9th, 2019

Influenza, or “flu,” is a highly contagious respiratory illness that occurs in seasonal epidemics.  An episode ... Read More

Measles Has Returned

June 23rd, 2019

 

 

 

 

Measles has returned. After having been declared eliminated in 2002 ... Read More

Avoiding Infections

December 30th, 2018

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of antibiotics. Preventive hygiene is still the best way to avoid infectious diseases.< ... Read More

Asthma and You

September 8th, 2017

Asthma is a common chronic disease that affects 26 million people in the United States.

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Shingles ~ What You Need to Know

December 20th, 2016

Shingles is a disease that eventuates in a great deal of pain, suffering, and disability. Further, treatments are only partiall ... Read More

Zika Virus: What You Need To Know

March 7th, 2016

The Zika virus is a mosquito-transmitted infection, like yellow fever and West Nile. It was first identified in the Zika Forest ... Read More

Why Vaping Is Bad for You

2019-11-22 20:39:37

Dangers of vaping from Science Insider ...

Restless Legs Syndrome

2019-11-22 20:39:46

Charles Bae, MD of Cleveland Clinic discusses Restless Legs Syndrome ...

Snow-Shoveling Safety - Boston Public Health Commission

2019-11-22 20:39:46

Snow-Shoveling Safety - Boston Public Health Commission ...

Holiday Toy Safety

2019-11-22 20:39:46

Holiday Toy Safety from Cincinnati Children's Hospital ...