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kids and pets

Helping Your Kids and Pets Stay Safe Together

Pets can be a wonderful, enriching part of your child’s life. Unfortunately, there is a potential for injury or illness from animals.

SCAD

A Frequent Cause of Heart Attacks in Young Women

While women are more likely to suffer a heart attack after age 55, it can happen at any age. One condition is responsible for 40 percent of heart attacks in women younger than age 50.

sleep medicine

Want to Ditch Your Sleep Meds? Try Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

If you have had insomnia for a long time, it might be frightening to contemplate going off your sleep medicines. There is another solution that studies have shown to be effective.

home with kids

Stay at Home Kids: What Parents Can Do

What to do for our kids now that they’re spending more time at home. First and foremost: Remain as healthy as we can.

medical leeches

How Leeches Can Save Lives And Limbs for Some Patients

Most people cringe at the mere mention of the word leeches. Even more would be alarmed at the thought of having them attached to their skin as part of their medical plan of care.

susan mulhern

Meditation, Yoga Help Woman Kick Anxiety Medicine To the Curb

Susan Mulhern had met with a psychiatrist before, but wanted a fresh start. Her UH physician recommend she try yoga, meditation, talk therapy and continue her exercise regimen. Soon, Susan was able to stop taking her anxiety medicine.

coronavirus or flu

Is It Coronavirus, Flu, Allergies or a Cold? How To Tell

Fever? Runny nose? Itchy eyes? Feeling ill but not sure what it is you have? Check out our symptom guide to learn more.

osteoporosis

The Most Reliable Way To Know if You Have Osteoporosis

There are no symptoms for osteoporosis until something breaks. If osteoporosis is so dangerous, so common, and so silent, how can we know if we have it?

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