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Little kids love dogs. Even babies want to crawl on the furry member of the family. Unfortunately, the warm feelings aren't always mutual. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 400,000 kids in the United...
Tick-borne infections are out of control in parts of the United States -- especially in the Northeast. I say they’re out of control because thousands of new cases of Lyme and other diseases are popping up each year, and local...
Most parents have caught there kids in little white lies here and there, and while it may be annoying, new research suggests it may not necessarily be a bad thing. The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology...
Newly published results of a 10-year study on lupus patients has found that women can expect a good pregnancy outcome if their disease is inactive, and they are found to be free of certain risk factors. Lupus is an autoimmune...
I’m very excited about the possibility of using DNA-based testing for the screening of early cancer. Now, I know that I’m getting ahead of myself here because the test we’re talking about— referred to as noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT)—...
I can’t believe that these stories keep popping up: I’m talking about this poor young woman from Maryland who received illegal treatment from someone who appears to be an unlicensed medical professional in a basement of a house in...
Drugs shouldn’t be approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the back of peer pressure, and this seems to be an important issue up for debate with the new Viagra-like drug for women. I’m talking about Flibanserin, which...
From preventing allergies to lowering the risk of infections, numerous studies have shown that the benefits of breastfeeding extend well beyond basic nutrition. Now, new research suggests a mother’s milk can also lower the risk of childhood leukemia. Researchers at...
The link between the Mediterranean diet and a significant reduction in endometrial cancer is quite interesting. The results of a new study claim that women who adhere closely to the diet can cut their risk of developing endometrial cancer...
I am calling on the federal government to mandate vaccines for children.... all children, and to eliminate the silly loopholes that are creating chaos in so many communities throughout America. Vaccinations are not only about the individual, but they...
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