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Understanding Monkeypox

Understanding Monkeypox

Monkeypox is an illness caused by a virus. It can cause fever, swollen lymph nodes, body aches, and a rash with blisters that hurt. The […]

How a Migraine Happens

How a Migraine Happens

Older theories about migraines suggested that symptoms were possibly due to changes in blood flow to the brain. Now many headache researchers realize that changes […]

Push Past a Weight-Loss Plateau

Push Past a Weight-Loss Plateau

If you want to lose weight successfully, slow and steady progress is your best bet. Experts recommend aiming to lose 1 to 2 pounds per […]

What’s Causing My Pelvic Pain?

What’s Causing My Pelvic Pain?

Pelvic pain is a common problem for women. It’s a general term for pain that occurs below the belly button. That includes pain in the […]

What You Can Do to Prevent Falls

What You Can Do to Prevent Falls

Although people of any age can be injured by a fall, older adults are at increased risk of falling and are more likely to suffer […]

How to Talk About Gender Diversity with Kids

How to Talk About Gender Diversity with Kids

Gender identity refers to the way a person perceives themselves—male, female, both, neither, or somewhere in-between. This is different from sexual orientation, or who a […]

Factors That Raise (or Lower) Your Odds for COVID-19

Factors That Raise (or Lower) Your Odds for COVID-19

FRIDAY, June 3, 2022 (HealthDay News) — A new study offers some unexpected conclusions about what factors might influence your chances of getting COVID-19. What […]

5 Most Allergy-Prone Places in Your Home

5 Most Allergy-Prone Places in Your Home

Your home should be a haven—a place to relax and unwind. However, when you suffer from allergies, allergens that occur indoors or get tracked in […]

Can Your Gut Health Affect Your Heart?

Can Your Gut Health Affect Your Heart?

Trust your gut. Follow your heart. As it turns out, you can do both at once: The health of your cardiovascular and digestive systems appears […]

What Women Need to Know About Thyroid Disease

What Women Need to Know About Thyroid Disease

For being so tiny, the thyroid sure has a big job. The butterfly-shaped gland at the bottom of the neck makes the thyroid hormone, which […]

medical office work table with a blood sample from a patient positive for monkey pox virus (MPXV). Doctor's work table with a blood tube diagnosed infection with Monkeypox (MPXV) disease

Understanding Monkeypox

Monkeypox is an illness caused by a virus. It can cause fever, swollen lymph nodes, body aches, and a rash with blisters that hurt. The […]

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How a Migraine Happens

Older theories about migraines suggested that symptoms were possibly due to changes in blood flow to the brain. Now many headache researchers realize that changes […]