6 Ways to Help Your New College Student Stay Healthy This School Year

By: Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D.

6 Ways to Help Your New College Student Stay Healthy This School Year Of anything I know from my previous experiences as a school teacher, and now a pediatrician and mom to boys (still years away from college), the transition from high school to college is one steeped in emotion for all. That’s why I’m […]

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Frequent Heartburn: Finding the Summertime Solution for You

By: Dr. Richard L. Gelfand

Frequent Heartburn: Finding the Summertime Solution for You Each year, many of my patients look forward to the rituals of summer: long-awaited vacations, 4th of July barbecues, and outdoor activities with family. It’s also a time when many of my adult patients enjoy some of the season’s unique foods and drinks, which aren’t always the […]

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A Guide to Sun Safety

By: Dr. Henry W. Lim

A Guide to Sun Safety With the summer months approaching, you may be actively planning to spend time outdoors with family and friends. But before you head out into the sun, there are precautions to take to protect your skin. The most immediate danger of time in the sun is sunburn. However, exposure to the […]

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Dietary Supplements: Make Sure You Get the Benefits

Dietary Supplements: Make Sure You Get the Benefits Our bodies depend on a steady supply of vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients for good health throughout our lives. Yet it can be challenging to get all the essential nutrients we need from food alone. While dietary supplements cannot take the place of a well-balanced diet, they […]

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Colds And Flu: Prevention And Treatment Tips

By: Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D.

Colds And Flu: Prevention And Treatment Tips I always like to start by saying, the flu shot is your best shot at preventing an influenza infection. While it’s best to get immunized early in the flu season, we often continue to recommend getting the flu vaccine well into May. Call you doctor’s office, go to […]

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A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dosing Infographic

A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dosing Infographic When little ones are sick, many parents rely on over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to help them feel better. Explore this visual guide to pediatric dosing and tips for parents using OTC medicines with kids. For more information about choosing and using oral OTC cough and cold medicines safely, here are tips for parents using OTC medicines.

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A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dosing Infographic

A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dosing Infographic When little ones are sick, many parents rely on over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to help them feel better. Explore this visual guide to pediatric dosing and tips for parents using OTC medicines with kids. For more information about choosing and using oral OTC cough and cold medicines safely, here are tips for parents using OTC medicines.  

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Safe Medicine Storage for Travel

Safe Medicine Storage for Travel Infographic Prevent accidental medicine ingestions when you’re on the go with kids. Follow these safe medicine storage tips to keep your kids safe no matter where you are.

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