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Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?
When trying to lose weight, how much should you lose and how fast should you do it?
Back-to-School Eye Health
Parents are always on the lookout for their children's health, from diet and exercise to vaccines and fevers. But sometimes, it's easy to forget the health concerns that are right in front of your eyes.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: What You Need to Know
You've probably seen hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in sci-fi movies, but did you know it's a real-life medical treatment?
Psoriasis 101
It's August, which means it's National Psoriasis Awareness Month. Are you in the know about this common skin condition?
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Protection May Drop Over Time
The protection one of the authorized COVID-19 vaccines provides may decrease after six months, according to a new study.
Back-to-School Vaccines 101
It's time to head back to school. Do your children have all the required vaccines?
FDA Seeks to Fully Approve COVID-19 Vaccine
Federal health officials are planning to approve one of the COVID-19 vaccines by early September.
COVID-19 Vaccines to Be Studied in Children
Wondering if it's safe to let your child get a COVID-19 vaccination? We may soon have an answer.
The Answers to Your Breastfeeding Questions
Aug. 1 through 7 is World Breastfeeding Week — the perfect time to learn a little more about breastfeeding.
A Safe and Healthy School Year
Backpack? Check. Books? Check. Pencils? Check. Health and safety? With the school year starting, there's another thing not to forget: back-to-school medical needs.