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Can I give my child cough medicine?

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 4033 Views

Can I give my child cough medicine?

Most doctors discourage giving these medications to young children. The American Academy of Pediatrics cautions parents never to use these products for children younger than 4. And even for children age 4 to 6, use these medications only if your child's doctor recommends it.

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CAN YOU REDUCE YOUR RISK OF DIABETES?

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3388 Views

CAN YOU REDUCE YOUR RISK OF DIABETES?

You can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes cannot be prevented. But around 3 in 5 cases of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed or prevented by making simple changes in our everyday lives.

How can I reduce my risk?

Some of the risk ...

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baby nutrition in the first year what to feed your baby now

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10614 Views

Baby Nutrition in the First Year: What to Feed Your Baby Now

In addition to breast milk or baby formula, here are the solid foods you can introduce to your baby’s diet at each stage of development. But remember, you can exclusively breast feed your baby for the first 6 months.

 

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why we catch colds when the weather changes

Saturday, November 26, 2016 5581 Views

why we catch colds when the weather changes

Just when we're out of the woods and before the next flu season, cases of the common cold become more likely, for nearly the same reason flu season occurs in the winter.

Rhinoviruses and cornoavirsues — the two agents that typically cause the common cold — repl ...

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Reduce stress to prevent headaches

Saturday, November 26, 2016 7063 Views

Reduce Stress to Prevent Headaches

Sleep Better

"Poor sleep increases the body's stress response," says Jason D. Rosenberg, MD, director of Johns Hopkins Headache Center. Getting enough shut-eye can keep headaches at bay.

Try for 7 to 8 hours a night and st ...

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