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Aug 24, 2019

Backpacks Shouldn't Be a Back-to-School Burden on Health

Books, tablets, lunch: Stuff can really start to weigh heavily in your kid's school backpack. And so experts at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) are offering tips on backpack safet ..

Aug 23, 2019

Wintertime Smog Tied to Rise in Heart Procedures

Breathing in smoggy air, especially in the colder months, may be especially taxing for the heart, new research out of Europe suggests. Polish researchers found that high levels of air pollution were ..

Aug 23, 2019

Health Tip: Preventing Norovirus

Norovirus is the most common cause of foodborne diarrhea and vomiting, says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those with norovirus may feel sick for several days before getting bet ..

Aug 23, 2019

How to Get on Track When Weekend Eating Is Your Downfall

Do you eat healthy during the week, then ease off the brakes on the weekend? You're not alone. But such a five days on-two days off eating regimen can erode diet quality, according to a study publish ..

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Acid Reflux (GERD) Risk Assessment

Most people get an occasional bout of heartburn—that burning feeling in the chest about a half-hour ...
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Sports Eye Safety Quiz

You have your kneepads and your helmet. Or your faceguard and your gloves. Before you walk ont...