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Straight, No Chaser: Learning the Risks and Signs of Abusive Head Trauma

This part of the conversation is not about spanking. It’s not even about abuse. It’s about learning who is most likely to cause harm to your child, intended or not, and what places your child most at risk. 875 more words

Health Prevention

Straight, No Chaser: Prevention and Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If you have carpel tunnel syndrome (CTS) or are at significant risk for developing it, you really should learn strategies to either prevent, limit progression or treat the condition. 778 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Back to School: Avoiding Cooties and the Cheese Touch

 

Back to School: Avoiding Cooties and the Cheese Touch


  
Maybe your children were waiting for the night before school like Christmas Eve; their eyes aglow with joy and eagerness for the excitement for a new year full of learning and opportunities.  1,222 more words

Straight, No Chaser: Ebola Virus

Ebola virus has been in the news quite a bit lately. The disease it causes illustrates the ongoing value of basic measures of prevention and the difference in implementing strategies of prevention in the United States compared with some other countries (and to be fair, the luck of not having the same population of fruit bats that carry the disease). 663 more words

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