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Cold, Flu, & Cough Health Center

The common cold, including chest cold and head cold, and seasonal flu are caused by viruses. Use over-the-counter cold medications to relieve symptoms including sore throat, runny nose, congestion, and cough. 287 more words

Diabetes Health Center

Diabetes Overview

Diabetes is a number of diseases that involve problems with the hormone insulin. Normally, the pancreas (an organ behind the stomach) releases insulin to help your body store and use the sugar and fat from the food you eat. 612 more words

Heart Disease Health Center

Heart Disease Overview

Heart disease, such as coronary heart disease, heart attack, congestive heart failure, and congenital heart disease, is the leading cause of death for men and women in the U.S. 778 more words

Note to Self: You're Not a Doctor

These last few week have been a little hectic for my health since I’ve been having some cold-like symptoms and a nasty cough. I figured I could just keep hydrated, take some Tylenol to alleviate the symptoms, and sleep it off; y’know the pretty standard protocol. 339 more words


The trouble in getting your baby vaccinated in a Public Health Center

It was exactly 6am when I arrived at the nearest public health center in our place. My husband asked his Mom to look after Zandrei for a moment while I queue. 724 more words


The Process of Collecting and Storing Cord Blood

Article Written By: Teton Obgyn

Collecting cord blood has to be done right after the baby is born; it is a safe and painless procedure that consists of extracting blood filled with stem cells from a newborn’s umbilical cord. 219 more words


Not Enough STD Propaganda in Health Center

Part of the Seattle University Health Center’s New Year’s Resolution was to really amp up the amount of STD posters hanging up in their waiting room. 62 more words

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