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Tom Shanley calls himself a political junkie. Or at least that’s what he used to be. For the past year, he has been having dif­ficulty remembering things, like names and dates, even words. “I ...

The parents of, 4 year old Sally are concerned about the stuttering they observed a few months ago in their daughter. The stuttering hasn’t improved despite efforts to correct and help the child ...

Prevention is better than cure! This often told precept is widely accepted in many settings but it oddly doesn’t enjoy the same courtesy with childhood immunizations in our ...

CAM is an acronym for complimentary alternative medicine. The arm of the National Institute of Health (NIH) dedicated to providing information on CAM therapeutic options, and evidence for efficacy ...

Parenting is a joyful and rewarding experience and the appearance of a concern in the newborn can be very distressing. We frequently encounter parental concerns themed on crying and suspicions of ...

Children are not small-sized adults; newborn infants certainly have their own peculiar body functions that distinguish them from older children as well. We’ll look at the key body function of ...

There’s a lot of information regarding the benefits of exercise on the body, of course on weight loss, adipose (fat) tissue, lean muscle mass, metabolism, even on long-term health and preventing ...

Most women are healthy during pregnancy and do not have serious health concerns. You may have minor physical symptoms throughout your pregnancy that are considered normal pregnancy changes. It is ...

A vitamin and mineral supplement provides a variety of nutrients that are also found in food. These supplements are often called multivitamins. They come in the form of pills, chewable tablets, ...

Why do most of us fail at every diet? Why do we spend hundreds of dollars on equipment, DVDs, supplements, and gym memberships only to fizzle out after a couple of weeks? The reason is our focus on ...

“If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude” - Maya Angelou I am a strong believer in the power of Attitude. I have seen the power of attitude ...

If I’ve learned one thing as a personal trainer it’s this… The margin between achieving a goal vs. not achieving that goal is measured in the number of excuses you allow yourself to make for ...

Next week is the best time to start conceiving a child if a woman wants a potential due date of 12/12/12, a date that only happens once in a lifetime and is truly memorable! According to general ...

There’s a lot that can be said about the society we live in today. We can have almost everything we want faster than ever before. We don’t have to cash a check to have access to the money, simply ...

  Studies May Reopen Discussions About Benefits of Avastin for Breast Cancer Don’t count out the drug Avastin[1] as a breast cancer treatment[2] just yet. But don’t count it in, ...

Eleven hour days may seem like the norm at work in this economy, but regularly logging long days can make employees more than twice as likely to develop ...

There is growing interest in the possible benefits of medical marijuana in treating ADD/ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive ...