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Signs Your Child Has ADHD

Posted 12/7/2017 by UHBlog

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Attention issues and impulse control are classic signs that a child may have ADHD. Learn about other behaviors that may signal a problem.

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‘ACHOO!’

Posted 12/6/2017 by UHBlog

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Colds are mainly mild viruses that go away on their own in a few days, but a lingering cold may require a trip to the doctor.

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8 Reasons You’re Peeing So Much

Posted 12/5/2017 by UHBlog

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Find yourself taking frequent trips to bathroom? Here are some potential culprits.

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Broken Bones? Torn Tendons?

Posted 12/4/2017 by UHBlog

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The Orthopedic Injury Clinic fast-tracks care for simple and complex injuries, with same-day appointments with a specialist and surgery within 24 hours.

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Scrooging Your Health? The Benefits of Giving Back

Posted 11/30/2017 by UHBlog

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Being generous with your time and helping others can benefit yourself as well – mentally, emotionally and physically.

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Low-Sugar Holiday Sweets

Posted 11/29/2017 by UHBlog

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Holiday feasting can be a tough time for diabetics and pre-diabetics. Learn how to navigate the sugar minefield.

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Healthy Holiday Habits

Posted 11/28/2017 by UHBlog

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The holiday season can often lead to stressed and distracted workers. You can help by promoting wellness among your staff.

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Passport to a Healthy Work Trip

Posted 11/27/2017 by UHBlog

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Preparing for an international work trip should include a travel medicine consultation.

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Make the Season Brighter

Posted 11/23/2017 by UHBlog

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Be proactive to help stop the winter blues in their tracks.

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Beating Your Biological Clock

Posted 11/22/2017 by UHBlog

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Women over 35 may have a harder time conceiving and more risks during pregnancy, but there are some safe methods for beating the biological clock.

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A New Asthma Treatment Alternative

Posted 11/21/2017 by UHBlog

Close-up of man using inhaler

A procedure called bronchial thermoplasty has shown promising results in helping to control symptoms and improve quality of life for asthmatics.

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Is 20 Minutes Enough?

Posted 11/20/2017 by UHBlog

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Is 20 minutes of cardiovascular exercise a day all you need to maintain good health? Experts say that all depends.

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Extreme Holiday Side Dish Makeover

Posted 11/17/2017 by UHBlog

Extreme Holiday Side Dish Makeover

Make your favorite holiday foods healthier without sacrificing flavor.

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Bladder Control

Posted 11/16/2017 by UHBlog

Bladder Control

Bladder control issues are common among both men and women, especially as we age. Fortunately there are effective treatment options available.

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Midwives 101

Posted 11/15/2017 by UHBlog

Midwives 101

What health services can a midwife deliver?

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The Health Care Transformation

Posted 11/14/2017 by UHBlog

The Health Care Transformation

Technology is making accessing health care easier than ever. Find out about some of the virtual services UH provides.

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Beat Back Pain

Posted 11/13/2017 by UHBlog

Beat Back Pain

Back pain stopping you in your tracks? Get back in the game with these pain relief tips.

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What Your Baby’s Cough Means

Posted 11/10/2017 by UHBlog

What Your Baby's Cough Means

Learn how to tell if your child’s cough may be a symptom of something more serious than a cold.

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Newborn Screenings

Posted 11/9/2017 by UHBlog

Where Should I Have my Baby?

Newborn screenings are done in the first 24 to 48 hours of life and can detect signs of a potential health problem.

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Peanut Butter Teething Biscuits

Posted 11/8/2017 by UHBlog

Peanut Butter Teething Biscuits

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11 Must-Have Screenings

Posted 11/7/2017 by UHBlog

Must-Have Screenings

Regular health screenings are important for prevention and overall well-being.

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Athletes and Acupuncture

Posted 11/6/2017 by UHBlog

Athletes and Accupuncture

Acupuncture can help relieve pain, ease inflammation and even enhance athletic performance.

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How to Measure Onsite Clinic ROI

Posted 10/31/2017 by UHBlog

How to Meausure Onsite Clinic ROI

A workplace onsite clinic can help control health care spending and improve employee health and satisfaction.

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Do Small Businesses Need Occupational Health?

Posted 10/30/2017 by UHBlog

Do Small Businesses Need Occupational Health?

Even small businesses can see big benefits from an occupational health program for employees.

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What Causes Fractures?

Posted 10/27/2017 by UHBlog

What Causes Fractures?

While many injuries are unavoidable, there are some ways athletes can help prevent a fracture or other sports injury.

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Secret Ways to Improve Employee Wellness

Posted 10/26/2017 by UHBlog

Secret Ways to Improve Employee Wellness

Keeping employees motivated can help improve your workforce’s health.

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Safe Sleep for Your Child

Posted 10/25/2017 by UHBlog

Safe Sleep for Your Child

Ensure your infant is sleeping in a safe environment for a better night’s sleep for both of you.

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7 Steps To Healthy, Happy Aging

Posted 10/24/2017 by UHBlog

7 Steps to Healthy, Happy Aging

Your golden years can be some of the best of your life if you take steps to stay healthy and active.

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Having a Baby?

Posted 10/23/2017 by UHBlog

Having a Baby?

A nurse-midwife can provide support and medical care for mothers before, during and after childbirth.

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Nutrition Checkup

Posted 10/20/2017 by UHBlog

Nutrition Checkup

Whether you’re looking to up your game or recovering from an injury, consulting a dietitian can help ensure you’re getting the nutrition you need.

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Putting the Athlete First

Posted 10/19/2017 by UHBlog

Putting the Athlete First

Help ensure that your child continues to stay active and enjoy sports by avoiding the common pitfalls that make kids lose their love of the game.

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Know Your Numbers

Posted 10/18/2017 by UHBlog

Know Your Numbers

Knowing your biometric health screening numbers can help you understand whether you are at risk for chronic conditions – and how to prevent or treat them.

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What Is the Man Flu?

Posted 10/17/2017 by UHBlog

What is the Man Flu?

Clearing up the “man flu” myth and other common misconceptions about influenza.

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Why Do We Have Nightmares?

Posted 10/16/2017 by UHBlog

Why Do We Have Nightmares?

Scary dreams are unsettling but are usually not dangerous. However, frequent nightmares or acting out during sleep can be signs of an underlying issue.

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Best and Worst Seafood

Posted 10/12/2017 by UHBlog

Best and Worst Seafoods

Want to incorporate more health-beneficial fish into your diet? Follow these tips.

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When Should You Have a Stress Test?

Posted 10/9/2017 by UHBlog

When Should You Have a Stress Test?

Experiencing shortness of breath or chest pains? Get answers with a stress test.

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Ouch. That Hurts!

Posted 10/6/2017 by UHBlog

Ouch. That Hurts!

Is pain keeping you from the activities you love? Learn how to handle a sports injury.

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Surviving the Cold and Flu Season

Posted 10/5/2017 by UHBlog

Surviving the Cold and Flu Season

No one can live in a bubble to avoid cold and flu season.

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Managing the Change

Posted 9/29/2017 by UHBlog

Managing the Change

Learn how to cope with hot flashes and other menopause symptoms.

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New Agreement Expands Patient Coverage Under Medical Mutual of Ohio Plan

Posted 9/28/2017 by UHBlog

New Agreement Expands Patient Coverage Under Medical Mutual of Ohio Plan

University Hospitals now welcomes Medical Mutual SuperMed members to all UH locations.

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End of Year Stress Busters

Posted 9/27/2017 by UHBlog

End of Year Stress Busters

Help ease holiday-related stress in your workplace.

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Can Being an Armchair Quarterback Help Your Brain

Posted 9/26/2017 by UHBlog

Are You an Armchair Quarterback?

How to keep your brain in top shape.

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Road Hazards

Posted 9/25/2017 by UHBlog

Road Hazards

How physicals keep your drivers safer on the road.

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Haven’t Seen Your Doctor

Posted 9/21/2017 by UHBlog

Haven't Seen Your Doctor?

A yearly physical is the best way to help prevent medical problems before they start.

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What That Irregular Heartbeat Means

Posted 9/20/2017 by UHBlog

What That Irregular Heartbeat Means

Certain factors may increase your risk of developing abnormal heart rhythm.

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“Unforgettable” – How Music Benefits Seniors

Posted 9/19/2017 by UHBlog

Unforgettable

Can music improve brain health?

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Keep Your Ticker Healthy

Posted 9/14/2017 by UHBlog

Keep Your Ticker Healthy

Follow these 7 steps to reduce your risk for heart disease.

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Athletes and Asthma

Posted 9/13/2017 by UHBlog

Athletes and Asthma

Don't let asthma be a barrier to being active.

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Are You at Risk for AFib

Posted 9/11/2017 by UHBlog

Are You at Risk for AFib?

Certain factors may increase your risk of developing abnormal heart rhythm.

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Have a Spooktacular Halloween

Posted 9/8/2017 by UHBlog

Have a Spooktacular Halloween

Safety tips for your little ghouls and goblins.

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