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When can babies eat baby food? Tips for Introducing Solids

Health organizations recommend introducing solid foods into a baby’s diet around 6 months of age. The term “solids” includes mashed or pureed solid foods, such as baby food. This information comes from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, it is important for people to know that many prepared baby foods available in stores […]

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Worst Foods To Eat For Your Health – Articles & Videos, Cardiac / Heart Health, Featured, Health Topics, Wellness

November 18, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Jason Sayanlar, MD contributes to topics such as Cardiac / Heart Health. If you haven’t wondered if the foods you eat are really nourishing you, take the time to review your eating habits to make sure you’re meeting your nutritional goals. “It’s unreasonable to expect you to […]

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How to Treat Common Fall Injuries and Illnesses – Articles & Videos, Featured, Health Topics, Wellness

November 3, 2021 Fall is a wonderful time to enjoy the outdoors, however certain illnesses and injuries are common during this season. We contacted an internal medicine specialist, Cathie Ann Mancuso, MD, to share some ideas on how to stay healthy this fall. Common fall injuries and illnesses Yes, it’s flu season again! The flu […]

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Who should get screened for breast cancer? – Articles & Videos, Cancer Care, Featured, Health Topics

October 27, 2021 Screening for breast cancer with mammography is one of the most effective ways to find breast cancer in a person before they show symptoms. “Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women in America,” says Gail Starr, MD, diagnostic radiologist at Hackensack University Medical Center. “Early diagnosis of […]

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Soccer Season Safety Tips – Articles & Videos, Featured, Health Topics, Orthopedics

October 26, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story David Porter, MD contributes to topics such as Orthopedic surgery. With the return of youth sports, there is a return of common athletic injuries, bumps and bruises to more serious problems that may require treatment by a qualified athletic physician. For advice on how to keep young […]

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When Is It Safe To Return To Sports After A Concussion? – Articles and videos, stars, health topics, neuroscience, physical rehabilitation

October 18, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Christine Greiss, DO contributes to topics such as Physical medicine and rehabilitation. Whether you are a professional or recreational athlete, it can be difficult to look aside as you heal from a concussion. However, taking time out from your sport is essential to your recovery – and […]

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How Losing Weight Can Increase Your Life Expectancy – Articles & Videos, Featured, Health Topics, Weight Loss

October 15, 2021 Obesity has many consequences, including conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, and heart disease. But did you know that being obese can also shorten your life expectancy? According to a 2014 study by Intramural research program– a subsidiary of the National Institutes of Health – extreme obesity can reduce […]

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The Best and Worst Things You Can Do For Hemorrhoids – Articles & Videos, Featured, Health Topics, Wellness

October 13, 2021 Hemorrhoids are at the top of the list of health problems that people avoid talking about, even to doctors. They are uncomfortable, unsightly, bleed, and make it difficult to go to the bathroom. They are also very common. In fact, about half of people have had a hemorrhoid attack before they reach […]

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COVID-19 Myths 3.0 – Articles & Videos, COVID-19, Featured, Health Topics

12 October 2021 A year and a half after the start of the pandemic, doctors, researchers and government agencies have shared volumes of information on COVID-19 with the public. With all of this great information, it’s always easy to get confused by what you may hear from friends or false statements you see on social […]

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Should you drink apple cider vinegar before going to bed? – Articles and videos, stars, health topics, weight loss

October 7, 2021 Have you been looking for creative ways to lose weight? Some people have read online that taking apple cider vinegar can help with weight loss, and they can commit to taking a photo of the sour substance every day, sometimes at bedtime. But experts advise against this practice for several reasons. “Apple […]

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How to Protect Yourself From Common Sports Injuries – Articles & Videos, Exercise / Fitness, Featured, Health Topics

October 1, 2021 Sports and physical activity have many benefits, ranging from improving physical and mental health and reducing stress to weight management. But they could also put you at risk of injury if you’re not careful. Most common sports injuries “The most common cause of sports injuries is poor training,” says Joseph Bellapianta, MD, […]

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What are cancer vaccines? – Articles & Videos, Cancer Care, Featured, Health Topics

September 23, 2021 For over a year, we have all been immersed in vaccines because of the pandemic. In the case of COVID-19, the vaccine triggers an immune response against the virus which helps protect us and can stop the progression of the virus after reaching what is called herd immunity (i.e. sufficiently people immunized […]

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How To Know When Back Pain Is Muscular – Articles & Videos, Featured Articles, Health Topics, Physical Rehabilitation

September 14, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Craig Van Dien, MD contributes to topics such as Physical rehabilitation. If you’ve ever suffered from back pain, you’re not alone: ​​According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 75 to 85% of Americans have back pain at some point in their lives. But knowing what’s causing […]

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Can a ITU go away on its own? – Articles and videos, stars, health topics, women’s health

September 13, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Mark Perlmutter, MD contributes to topics such as Cancer Care, Men’s Health. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) – when bacteria enter your urine and travel to your bladder – cause 8.1 million visits to healthcare providers each year, according to Urology Care Foundation. In fact, UTIs are so […]

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Can lipstick cause breast cancer? – Articles & Videos, Cancer Care, Featured, Health Topics, Women’s Health

September 10, 2021 You’ve probably heard that what we put in our bodies – junk food, cigarette smoke and alcohol, for example – have a direct impact on our health. But what about what we put to our bodies? “Lipstick, foundation and other beauty products can contain preservatives which have hormonal properties and can act […]

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Does blue light therapy work for varicose veins? – Articles and videos, stars, health topics

September 9, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Habib Khan, MD contributes to topics such as Vascular surgery, . Some people with varicose veins or varicose veins may want a simple solution to make the lines or swellings on their legs disappear or disappear. Doctors offer a variety of effective treatments, but some people may […]

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3 Reasons Not To Use Ivermectin For COVID-19 – Articles & Videos, COVID-19, Featured, Health Topics

September 3, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Bindu Balani, MD contributes to topics such as Infectious disease, . Using ivermectin, an antiparasitic drug, to treat or prevent COVID-19 is swallowing bleach and drying your face, it doesn’t work and can cause serious harm. Expert in infectious diseases, Bindu Balani, MD, shares the ins and […]