|Warning Signs During Pregnancy
Call your healthcare provider right away if you have bleeding from the vagina, blurry vision, severe headaches, or other specific symptoms.
|Warts in Children
Warts on the skin are harmless growths. They are caused by a virus. Warts can spread to other parts of the body and to other people.
|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
Here you will find preventive steps to protect children from drowning in homes, pools, and open waters, such as lakes, rivers, and oceans
|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.
Detailed information on well-care visits and children, including when well-care visits should be scheduled
|West Nile Virus
The West Nile virus is spread by insects, most often mosquitoes. The West Nile virus can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses, and some other mammals. West Nile virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected female mosquito.
|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