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How to Find Calm Throughout the Holiday Chaos
If Santa can stay calm while delivering gifts to the entire world in a single night, you can stay calm during the holidays, too.
RSV Season Is Here
RSV has been circulating since early summer this year, but it's typically a winter virus. Here's what you need to know to protect your children any time of the year.
Cooking Healthier Holiday Meals on a Budget
Eating a healthy diet is a challenge any time of the year, but around the holidays, it gets even harder. But with a few helpful tips, you can have a healthy holiday without breaking the bank.
The Link Between COVID and Weight
Since the start of the pandemic, excess weight has appeared to be linked to worse COVID-19 outcomes. Now, early research is providing a possible explanation.
Safe Travel During the Holidays
Spreading good cheer isn't the only thing people do around the holidays. Many families travel, and that brings with it a unique set of health and safety concerns.
Drinking More Water
One of the first steps to being healthy is being hydrated, but many adults are chronically dehydrated. Here's how to get more water in your day.
COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters: What You Need to Know
Have your COVID-19 booster shot yet? Here's what you need to know.
How to Have a Safe and Healthy Winter
Snow, hot cocoa and good cheer come with wintertime, but so does a wide range of potential health and safety issues. It's time to make sure your family knows how to stay safe and healthy this winter.
Dry Skin in Winter? Here's What to Do
As you start to be able to see your breath in the outside air, you may also start to see some dryness and cracking on your skin. Here's what you can do about wintertime skin dryness.
Baby Vital Sign Monitor Pulled from Market
A company has pulled a product that monitors babies' vital signs from the market after a warning letter from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).