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Knowing When Your Child Should Reach Developmental Milestones

Here is an easy and helpful summary of when your child should reaching developmental milestones.

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Are Your Child’s Vaccines Up-To-Date?

In light of the recent measles outbreak, our pediatricians and pediatric team, along with the American Academy of Pediatrics, encourage all families to ensure their children are up-to-date with all...

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Your Pet Can Be Good for Your Heart

Pets give us unconditional love and a host of health benefits, including reduced stress levels and lower blood pressure.

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How to Manage Adult Bicuspid Aortic Valve

Bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) disease is a simple, yet common congenital (born with) heart defect affecting nearly 2 percent of the population or 1 in 50 people. Here are some common questions congenital...

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Are Your Child’s Behaviors Putting His Heart at Risk?

About 32% of U.S. children ages 2 to 19 are overweight or obese , a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD). While adults are more likely to have CVD and other chronic...

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History of Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. But progress is being made, and the more we learn, the harder we can fight back.

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Best & Worst Meatless Burgers for Lent

Looking for healthy options to add some variety to your Friday lunch or dinner during Lent? Molly Kimball, RD, CSSD, gives her best and worst picks for one popular item,...

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8 Heart-Healthy, Low-Cost Stress Reducers

Stress is a normal part of life, so it’s important to learn to manage it in healthy ways. Carrying too much stress around is hard on your heart, immune...

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