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  1. Parenting

    Are you making your child fat?

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    For many parents (more often mothers), the fear of being overweight is communicated to a child or teen without the parent even...
  2. Skincare

    Is plastic surgery right for you?

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    The strive for youth and aesthetic perfection pervades our appearance-conscious society. Almost every one of us looks into the...
  3. Skincare

    Top skin anti-aging ingredients

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    When it comes to anti-aging products, it's important to know what active ingredients are really at hand. Here are seven...
  4. Skincare

    Anesthesia and plastic surgery: What you need to know

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    For many people, the greatest concern when it comes to surgery is anesthesia. This is probably because one of our greatest fears is...
  5. Well-being

    Why pregnancy headaches need special attention

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    Headaches are a common complaint among pregnant women, and any woman who is suffering from them, whether they began before or during...
  6. Well-being

    Mini-clinics: Is drive-thru healthcare right for your family?

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    Recently there has been a surge of advertising and outreach for the new healthcare options being offered at your local pharmacy....
  7. Women's Health

    Tips to change your attitude about your postpartum body and rekindle your sex life

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    Do you loathe your postpartum body? Is sex the last thing you want to add to your new mommy daily roster of duties? Despite the...
  8. Women's Health

    Fish Oil: What every woman should know about the hype

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    One cannot read a newspaper or listen to the radio or TV without fish oil being mentioned. What, exactly, is it? Why all the hype...
  9. Parenting

    Bug spray on kids: Is it safe?

    Is it safe to use insect repellents on your child -- and if so, what should you look for (and look out for)? We have some advice for...
  10. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Delayed speech in three year old is a problem

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    How many words should a three-year-old have -- and when can you tell if he or she actually has delayed speech? A pediatrician offers...
  11. K-12

    Are headbanging toddlers at risk for autism or other disorders?

    Why is your child -- who seems perfectly normal -- all of the sudden banging his head on the wall every time he gets mad? (And no,...
  12. Home

    Choosing a green pediatrician

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    Shortly after your labor and delivery, the mixed anxiety and joy of this life experience will be in your past, and it will be time...
  13. Parenting

    Beyond the blues: Kids and depression

    Over 11 million prescriptions were written last year for kids with depression. That did not include those who didn't even see a...
  14. Parenting

    6 Ways to reduce kids' anxiety

    War. Code Orange. Anthrax scares. Kidnappings. Terrorism. These are scary times for kids. "Duck and cover drills" at school and...
  15. K-12

    Kids need to manage stress, too

    Childhood is supposed to be a time of carefree days spent with friends going to amusement parks and movie matinees. But childhood...
  16. Skin Care

    Hammertoe: Causes of foot pain

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    "'Hammertoe' is actually a very good way to describe this condition," Dr Piccora says. "Technically speaking, it's a contracture -...
  17. Skin Care

    Bunions: What are bunions and how to treat them

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    Most people think of a bunion as a bump on the outside edge of the big toe. But a bunion is much more than that, Dr Piccora...
  18. Skin Care

    Foot pain: How to deal with it

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    Unless they're killing us, most Americas don't give much thought to our feet. Even though they support us and carry us everywhere -...