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Cold and Flu

Our definitive guide to cold and flu

Amanda Angelotti, MD

Updated November 20, 2018. So you’ve come down with a nasty bug that’s been making the rounds. The good news? You probably don’t need to go...

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Healthy Lifestyle

Practicing mindfulness

Maggie Rowedda

Updated November 20, 2018. Mindfulness, the ever-so-popular buzzword you’ve probably heard recently. It’s all the rage in the wellness community,...

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Health 101

Getting Your Blood Drawn: What You Need to Know

Kathleen Reutter, RN

Updated November 20, 2018. Your provider just ordered blood work and you’re gearing up to get it done. Here’s what you should know ahead of time...

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Healthy Lifestyle

STD Screening: The Basics

Kristen Foskett, RN

Updated November 20, 2018. STD screening may not be dinner table talk, but if came up, would you know how to handle it? Everyone who is sexually active...

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Aging Well

Your Eyes After 40: What’s Normal and What’s Not

Sally Wadyka, Health and Fitness Writer

Updated November 20, 2018. Even if you’ve had twenty-twenty vision all your life, as the birthdays pile up post-40, you might suddenly find yourself...

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Live Well

Travel Health: How to Combat Altitude Sickness

Jackie Yaris, MD

Updated November 20, 2018. If you’ve ever hiked Machu Picchu, climbed Kilimanjaro, or even skied some particularly intense slopes, you might be...

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Get Well

Men Get Yeast Infections, Too!

Malcolm Thaler, MD

Updated November 20, 2018. Candida, a type of yeast, is a normal inhabitant of even the healthiest bodies. It loves warm, dark, moist places, particularly...

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Live Well

Which Beauty Products Are Safe During Pregnancy?

Ellen O'Malley Kato, FNP

Updated November 20, 2018. Of course you still want to look and feel attractive during your pregnancy, but which beauty products are safe to use during...

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Does Hydrogen Peroxide Cure Bacterial Vaginosis?

Michelle Konstantinovsky

Updated November 20, 2018. If you’ve ever turned to Google for an answer to your health woes, you’ve likely run into a fair share of...

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Get Well

7 Supplements for Stress

Michelle Konstantinovsky

Updated November 20, 2018. You’ve seen the ads promoting supplements that claim to aid everything from common cold relief to weight loss. Another...

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Live Well

Quirky Questions: Nipple Changes in Pregnancy?

Kyoko Peña-Robles, MD, MPH

Updated November 20, 2018. With all the bliss that comes with becoming a new mom come some pitfalls. But you’re ready for the weight gain, stretch...

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Aging Well

Here’s how to work out at home

Sashil Kapur, MD

Updated November 20, 2018. You’ve heard it a million times: exercise is good for you. Maybe your doctor has hammered that fact into your head or your...

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