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Immunizations for Infants and Children

Keep your child up to date with their immunizations with this handy guide.

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Why You May Need to Be Screened for Hepatitis C

Recent developments in the treatment of Hepatitis C give a good reason to get tested.  It is estimated that 75% of people who have Hepatitis C, have not yet been...

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What’s Your Protein IQ?

What if there was a single nutrient that could help us get leaner, stronger, curb cravings and increase alertness and focus? There is: protein.

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Ochsner Patient, Singing Sensation Brings Attention to Cleft Palate Awareness & Prevention Month

Cameron’s story captured the hearts of millions of Americans when he appeared on the final season of American Idol this year; born with a cleft palate, he continues to...

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Stay Healthy on Your Next Flight

When you are heading out of town on a summer vacation, the last thing you want is to arrive at your destination feeling sick. Adopt these easy strategies for staying...

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7 Tips for Traveling With Diabetes

It’s important for diabetics to plan ahead for their summer vacations. Seven important steps for those with diabetes to take when preparing to travel.

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Acid and Gastrointestinal Reflux – Know the Signs and Symptoms

Imagine a volcano erupting from your stomach into your throat. Unfortunately, many with acid reflux know this feeling all too well. Get to know the available treatment options.

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Is Your Child’s School Peanut Free?

Researchers estimate that up to 15 million Americans have food allergies. This potentially deadly disease affects 1 in every 13 children (under 18 years of age) in the U.S.

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