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Why am I So Gassy?

Belching or burping every now and then is completely normal. Passing gas is normal, too, and most people do so about 13 to 21 times every day, according to MedlinePlus. As for bloating and gas pain in the abdomen, that’s also quite common. Everyone gets gassy...

How Caffeine Affects Your Health

Coffee, tea, cola, energy drinks—all of these beverages contain caffeine. And if you’re like many people, you consume one or more of these drinks every day. The amount of caffeine you’re consuming varies depending upon your drink of choice. Do you enjoy cola? A...

Why is Handwashing so Important?

Do you love being sick? Being stuck at home for days on end not knowing when you will ever feel better? If you answered yes, then you can stop reading, because this article isn’t for you.  Handwashing is one of the most important steps that we can take to avoid...

What to Expect After a Miscarriage

Although your body can recover quickly from a miscarriage, you and your partner may be grieving for quite some time. You might find comfort in knowing that most miscarriages are not preventable. About 1 in 5 pregnancies end in a miscarriage, and the loss is generally...

4 Tips for Setting Achievable Goals

It’s that time of year when we make resolutions to improve the quality of our lives. New Year’s resolutions can vary from improving your health to better managing your time. And they can genuinely help us enhance the quality of our life if we set realistic goals and...

What Parents Should Know About Vaping

You’ve noticed that your 15-year-old daughter has been coughing a lot lately. You’re worried she might be sick. You ask her if she’s ever tried vaping, and she admits that she has been doing it for a while, and now vapes multiple times a day. You’ve heard about the...

I Think My Child Has a UTI – What Can I Do?

If your child is complaining of stomach pains, uses the bathroom frequently, or even wets the bed (despite being potty-trained), you might suspect a urinary tract infection (UTI). All children, from babies to teens, can get UTIs, but younger children face the highest...

Asthma During Pregnancy

If you are a pregnant woman with asthma, you can still have a happy, healthy pregnancy. However, it’s important to talk to your doctor about how you can best manage your asthma while pregnant. What Are the Complications of Asthma During Pregnancy? Most of the time,...

Why Do I Feel Sad in the Winter?

Everyone feels sad from time to time, but if you notice that you become depressed when the seasons change (especially in the winter), you may be suffering from a specific type of depression called seasonal affective disorder, or SAD. How is SAD Different From Other...

Why Am I So Itchy?

Why Am I So Itchy? Although allergies are a common reason for itchy skin, especially when paired with a rash, many non-allergic conditions can cause itching. If you aren’t sure what’s causing your itchy skin, talk to your doctor. You can also use the following guide...

Neonatal Jaundice: Why Is My Baby Yellow?

Neonatal jaundice, also known as newborn jaundice, is a condition that causes a baby’s eyes, skin, and mouth to take on a yellow appearance.  Fortunately, this condition is not serious in most cases and goes away on its own. If your baby develops jaundice, your doctor...

Holiday Diabetes Awareness

November is diabetes awareness month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that more than 30 million people in the United States have diabetes, and one in four of them don’t know they have it. They also report that diabetes is the 7th leading...

How Does Alcohol Affect Your Heart?

Some studies have linked moderate alcohol consumption with decreased heart disease risk. Other studies, however, have linked drinking alcoholic beverages with an increased incidence of cardiovascular disease. The only way to know whether drinking poses a threat to...