Fever, upset stomach, diarrhea, sore throat, chills, coughing, sneezing and headache all can make you feel miserable. And when you’re not feel…

A friend and I were talking about the risks of swimming and water safety for young children. I have a toddler and a 4-year-old, and I’m curiou…

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone over 6 months get a flu shot every season with rare exceptions.

Swatches of fabric come to me in my mailbox every day now — a brightly patterned piece my friend saved from a trip to Senegal in her 20s; the …

Even people who have been vaccinated are getting sick with the delta variant, so why should I bother getting the shot?

Pain and stiffness in your shoulder can make every activity including sleep difficult. Worsening shoulder pain, especially at night, could mea…

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Do you realize that everyone is constantly sending out unspoken messages? As an individual, your tone of voice, gestures and facial expression…

The pandemic brought the term “touch starved” to the forefront of our lives. It was very sad to see news clips of families standing outside ho…

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about three of the most common types of cancers in childr…