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It's Baby Time! 3 Ways to Boost Your Fertility

Maybe you’re thinking of becoming pregnant, or you’ve been trying for so long you’ve stopped keeping track. Conceiving a child can be harder than it seems. But the good news is there are several changes you can make to your lifestyle to increase your chance of becoming pregnant and live a healthier...

Women's Health
Maternity
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Young at Heart: Why Teen Athletes Experience Cardiac Arrest

It’s terrifying; one moment the crowd is cheering, and the next a player is on the ground. It’s not an injured ankle, though. Instead, it’s something far more alarming. Sudden cardiac arrest, also known as sudden cardiac death, is rare in younger groups, but it does happen. Learn about this...

Cardiovascular Care
Emergency Care
Children's Health
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Are You at Risk of the 5 Most Common Cancers?

Cancer, a condition where cells multiply at an abnormally fast rate, can develop in any part of the body. Every cancer has its own risk factors, and it’s hard to keep track of the symptoms that might help you to identify the disease, so many people find themselves in the dark when it comes to...

Oncology
Healthy Aging
General Health & Wellness
Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
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Most Common Winter Sports Injuries

With winter in full swing, it’s time to hit the slopes and the ice skating rink. Skiing and snowboarding, snowmobiling, ice hockey, ice skating, sledding, and other winter sports are great ways to stay active in the cold weather. Like all physical activity, winter sports require participants to...

Emergency Care
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
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4 Ways You Can Lower Your Cholesterol

You’ve probably heard that high levels of cholesterol are harmful to your health, but that’s only partially correct. Your body requires cholesterol to create hormones, produce bile in your liver, and protect your cells. There are two basic types of cholesterol: LDL (the bad stuff) and HDL (the good...

Cardiovascular Care
General Health & Wellness
Healthy Aging
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The Dangerous Impact of Concussions

Concussions are considered traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and can impact the way your brain works. The effects of a TBI can last anywhere from a few days to the rest of your life. A mild TBI may cause a brief loss of consciousness, whereas a severe TBI may cause an extended period of...

Emergency Care
Neurology
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Children's Health
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Safety First When It Comes to Fireworks

Firework injuries are most common for young children between the ages of 5 and 9, followed by those between 10 and 19. With the summer season in full swing, the Fourth of July can offer many fun activities for you and your family. But before diving into the celebrations, be sure everyone knows...

Emergency Care
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3 Key Components of Workplace Safety

Is safety a priority at your workplace? Safety guidelines are beneficial for both employees and employers. Establishing best practices for injury prevention can help protect workers from serious accidents. For business owners, reducing injuries helps reduce business costs, foster employee well-...

Emergency Care
Workplace Wellness
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Game Watching Party Safety Tips

The commotion at your watch party for the big game should be caused by the action on the field, not an accident that sends a partygoer to the emergency room. Follow these safety tips to plan your watch party for the game, but remember every party has its own list of safety concerns, so you may need...

Emergency Care

Asthma During Winter

Asthma affects about 25 million people in the United States. Unfortunately, asthma can get worse during the winter season as cold and flu viruses spread. The lungs are already sensitive, and a respiratory illness can trigger asthma attacks easily. With exposure to triggers, the airways become...

Emergency Care
Lung Care
Children's Health