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Jul 18, 2019

How to Make Your Child's Hospital Stay Safer, Less Stressful

More than 3 million kids are hospitalized in the United States every year. Whether it's for a planned test or surgery or an injury or other emergency, knowing how to be involved in your child's care c ..

Jul 18, 2019

Money Motivates Smokers to Quit Long Term, Study Finds

Financial rewards for quitting smoking do help smokers -- including pregnant women -- kick the habit and remain smoke-free, a new study confirms. "Rewards, such as money or vouchers, have been used ..

Jul 18, 2019

Health Tip: Indoor Tanning

Tanning beds and sun lamps can cause serious long-term skin damage, says the American Cancer Society. Indoor tanning exposes the skin to ultraviolet (UV) rays -- the cause of most skin cancer. A tan ..

Jul 18, 2019

As Heat Bakes the Nation, Expert Offers Tips to Stay Safe

The heat is on. Across two-thirds of the United States, over 115 million Americans live where some level of heat alert is already in effect, and 290 million will see temperatures soar past 90 degrees ..

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Acid Reflux (GERD) Risk Assessment

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Asthma Knowledge Quiz

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