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How To Have a More Independent Child

Newborn babies need a lot of parental help because they are simply too small to do anything on their own. However, as children grow,...

The Post-Hurricane Classroom

Many schools in the Northeast are back in session tomorrow, one week after Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast and shut down...

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Brain Bypass Surgery Restores Lost Brain Tissue in Stroke Patients

In a pioneering study, neurosurgeons have successfully initiated the regrowth of lost brain tissue through brain bypass surgery in patients who have suffered from...

Please, Be Smart: Stay Away From Black Market Surgeries

When I heard about Claudia Adusei, the 20 year-old London woman who died in Philadelphia after receiving a silicone injection in her buttocks, I was horrified.Surgical...

Could Stem Cell Treatments Replace Dialysis for People with Kidney Disease?

With 60 million people worldwide who suffer from chronic disease – and many of whom will...
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Mystery Coffee Ingredient and Caffeine Interact to Offer Protection from Alzheimer’s Disease

An as-of-yet unknown component of coffee appears to interact with the drink’s caffeine to protect against Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study. University of...

Foods That Help Control Appetite

{"autoplay":true} People who have a goal to lose weight often try many different methods to achieve their goal. But, the root of the problem may be that...

Why Your Diet is Important to Your Baby, Even During the First Trimester

Along with helping you to avoid heartburn, constipation, and indigestion, all common during pregnancy, there are a number of other reasons to keep your...
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Could an anti-HIV vaginal ring be on its way?

Vaginal rings – such as the NuvaRing – have offered alternative contraceptive options for women...

Single gene variant may affect transplanted kidney survival

When a patient in need of a kidney transplant finally receives their new organ, their...
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Follow These Steps When Your Baby has a Fever

After I deliver a baby and the parents take their little bundle of joy home,...

Eating Well When You’re Pregnant

During her pregnancy last year, Crystal Bueno, a Wall Street executive from Brooklyn, N.Y., would...
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How FDA plan to lift ban on blood donations by gay men missed the mark

While I support the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decision to eliminate the lifetime ban...

HEALTH

What Is The Paleo Diet & What Does It Do?

Many diets have been created to help men and women lose weight and become healthier in their lifestyles. The Paleolithic (or Paleo) diet is...

SCIENCE

New Gene Therapy Blocks HIV Infection

Sometimes, the smallest alterations lead to the largest breakthroughs. In what appears to be a promising step forward in the war against AIDS, researchers...
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Health officials testing 35 babies for tuberculosis exposure

  Health officials are testing 35 babies for tuberculosis after a person with an active case of the life-threatening disease visited neonatal-intensive care units at...

Killer of Necrotizing Fasciitis – ANASEPT Anti-Microbial Wound Cleanser &...

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Constipation During Pregnancy

{"autoplay":true} Is it normal to experience constipation during pregnancy? Unfortunately, yes. Throughout your pregnancy, hormonal changes can result in sluggish digestion. Then as your uterus grows, it...