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Warning Signs During Pregnancy
Call your health care provider immediately if you have bleeding from the vagina, blurry vision, severe headaches, or other specific symptoms.
Warts in Children
Detailed information on the most common types of warts, including foot warts, flat warts, genital warts, and filiform warts
Watch Your Weight
If your weight is not in the healthy range for your height and build, the best way to lose weight is to set a reasonable goal and lose it slowly and gradually.
Water Safety for Parents
Whether you decided to have your baby boy circumcised or not, it’s important to know how to care for his special needs. Find tips for caring for both circumcised and uncircumcised babies.
Weight Gain During Pregnancy
Average weight gain for women is between 25 and 35 pounds, although slight deviations from this may also be considered normal.
Well-Care Visits
Detailed information on well-care visits and children, including when well-care visits should be scheduled
West Nile Virus
Detailed information on West Nile virus, including symptoms, prevention, and treatment
What Is a Gluten-Free Diet?
Many people are reducing or eliminating their dietary intake of gluten, a protein found in wheat, rye, barley, and some other grains. But only those who have celiac disease need to completely stop eating gluten.
What is Fish and Shellfish Poisoning?
At certain times of the year, various species of fish and shellfish contain toxins, even if well cooked. The most common type of fish poisoning in travelers is ciguatera fish poisoning.
What To Do If You Get Sick While Traveling
Detailed information on how to respond if you become ill or injured while traveling
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