Articles in Prevention & Treatment

A heart murmur - an extra or unusual sound between heartbeats - is common in healthy children and...
You’ve probably read about calcium and vitamin D in the news, where headlines highlight the need...
Allergies coming on? Pain got you down? Before taking any medication to remedy the situation,...
Unlike a common rash that gradually goes away, eczema is a persistent condition that results in red...
February is “American Heart Month,” along with the month we celebrate Valentine’s’ Day, so it’s a...
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common sexually transmitted disease that is associated with several...
Each year, more than 35,000 babies in the U.S. are born with congenital heart conditions, the most...
Critical congenital heart defects (CCHDs) represent a group of life-threatening heart malformations...
Chickenpox, a common illness among children, causes a blistery rash and flu-like symptoms. Since...
    Bacterial and viral infections may have similar symptoms - runny nose, cough, fever, sore...
What can you do to maintain your health at age 65 or older? More than you might think! This article...
Postpartum depression (PPD) is a common problem after pregnancy that may be triggered when high...
This isn’t your grandmother’s full-term pregnancy. Doctors used to define 37 to 42 weeks as the...
When kids anticipate "going to the doctor," many become worried and apprehensive about the visit....
The severity of the reaction depends on your sensitivity to the insect venom or substance and...
An innovative program that exchanges the kidney from an incompatible family member or friend for a...
Pelvic organ prolapse is a condition caused by the failure of weakened muscles and connective...
Ultrasound, an imaging technology long used to examine fetuses in the womb and peer into patients’...
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Amid growing concern about concussions in contact sports, many states have passed legislation...
A newly approved device to remove blood clots from blocked brain arteries in people experiencing a...

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