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New Treatment for Childhood Scoliosis Helps Kids Avoid Repeat Surgeries

New Treatment for Childhood Scoliosis Helps Kids Avoid Repeat Surgeries

A new version of a treatment for the curving of the backbone called early-onset scoliosis can help some very young kids avoid repeat surgeries.

7/25/2018 By UH

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Lack of Sleep for Children May Mean Higher Risk of Adult Obesity

Lack of Sleep for Children May Mean Higher Risk of Adult Obesity

A recent study suggests that children and pre-teens who get less sleep than others their age gain more weight as adults and are at higher risk to become overweight or obese.

7/13/2018 By UH

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First Aid for Common Summertime Injuries

First Aid for Common Summertime Injuries

Summertime cuts, bumps and bruises are often minor and don’t require a trip to the doctor – but sometimes, medical treatment is required. Learn how to treat minor injuries at home and when to seek professional help.
7/3/2018 By UH

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Be Risk Factor for Heart Disease

Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Be Risk Factor for Heart Disease

Inflammation is part of a complex process by which the body responds to injury, irritants or damaged cells in an attempt to eliminate the...

7/3/2018 By UH

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Lung Cancer Screening May Extend Life Expectancy

Lung Cancer Screening May Extend Life Expectancy

Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the United States and the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women...

7/3/2018 By UH

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Prevent Tick Bites – Prevent Lyme Disease

Prevent Tick Bites – Prevent Lyme Disease

The summer months hold the promise of fun activities like gardening, camping, hiking and simply relaxing in the great outdoors. The warmer temperatures, however, also heighten the risk of tick bites and Lyme disease. Here are a few simple tips to help you enjoy your summer “tick-free!”
6/1/2018 By UH

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