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Migraine

A health care provider should be seen if migraine symptoms are severe, persistent, recurrent or are accompanied by other symptoms. Preventive medications as well as avoiding "triggers" that have brought on a migraine in the past may reduce the number of migraine headaches.


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Baby's First Visit to the Dentist

Babies need their first dental checkup six months after they cut their first tooth or by age 1, whichever comes first. By then, dentists need to check for tooth decay. Unless the dentist detects a problem, the child shouldn't need another exam for one year, according to University of Washington experts.

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Mental Health
Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a name given to a group of diseases that limit the flow of air in and out of your lungs. COPD includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Long-time cigarette smoking is the most common cause of COPD.

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Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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