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November 25, 2015

Learn how to keep your Thanksgiving leftovers tasty and safe to eat.

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November 20, 2015

Are you up to date on your family medical history? Many diseases, including heart disease, birth defects and certain types of cancer, run in ...

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November 13, 2015

Approximately one in every nine babies born in the United States is born prematurely.

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November 06, 2015

Lung cancer—the deadliest cancer for American men and women—often develops in silence. With early detection, however, the chances...

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October 26, 2015

With year’s end approaching, be aware—some of your health insurance benefits could be “use it or lose it.”

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October 19, 2015

With the right healthy habits, you can keep hip and knee pain from slowing you down.

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October 12, 2015

Your child suddenly seems anxious and has lost interest in attending school or spending time with friends. Is bullying to blame?

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October 05, 2015

The earlier breast cancer is detected, the better the chances for survival. To facilitate early detection, the American Cancer Society recommends...

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September 29, 2015

Whether on the playing field or the monkey bars, your child could be at risk for concussion any time he or she is at play.

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September 22, 2015

You never know when a natural disaster or other emergency could disrupt your life, but you can be prepared.

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September 15, 2015

As the summer heat subsides, it's a perfect time to find your new favorite fall traditions. These regional outdoor activities are fun and can...

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September 08, 2015

A widespread childhood annoyance, head lice are highly contagious — especially among children in group settings. Fortunately for you and...

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September 01, 2015

With mindful planning and fresh ingredients, you can improve your family’s health one fruit and vegetable at a time.

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August 25, 2015

The age-old practice of breastfeeding has multiple benefits for mothers and babies alike.

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August 18, 2015

Humans aren’t meant to be sedentary creatures, but staying active can be a challenge with a desk job.

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August 11, 2015

You don’t have to live with the pounding, squeezing, aching misery of migraines.

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August 04, 2015

Constantly applying anti-aging creams but seeing no results? Try rebooting your diet instead.

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July 31, 2015

Do you know the differences between hepatitis A, B and C? Learn the ABCs of the conditions with this infographic.

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July 24, 2015

When you're expecting, staying active can help set the stage for a healthier, happier pregnancy.

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July 17, 2015

Most school systems require a complete vaccination record before a child can enroll for classes at any level. Beyond fulfilling an enrollment...

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July 10, 2015

The term "sun poisoning" can take on different meanings—but it does not indicate that anyone has actually been poisoned.

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July 03, 2015

Boom, boom! Pop! Fizz! When your celebrations get explosive, take steps to keep fireworks displays from damaging your hearing.

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June 26, 2015

Christopher Inhulsen, MD, is an internal medicine physician at Cartersville Internal Medical Associates and Cartersville Medical Center.

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June 19, 2015

Biting and stinging insects can turn your hiking or camping trip into a painful, itchy nightmare—unless you protect yourself.

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June 12, 2015

While many men tend to avoid the doctor’s office until serious illness or injury strikes, there’s nothing macho about dying from an avoidable...

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June 05, 2015

When it comes to choosing what goes on your grill, think beyond the burger this summer.

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May 29, 2015

Time is critical when a stroke strikes - according to the National Stroke Association, a person loses almost 2 million brain cells during each...

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May 22, 2015

Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun can damage your skin in as few as 15 minutes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

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May 15, 2015

Food can play a major role in managing inflammation—one of the primary causes of arthritis.

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May 08, 2015

With World Hand Hygiene Day observed on May 5, this week offers a great opportunity to learn the right ways to keep your hands clean and germ...

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April 27, 2015

The more involved you are in your own healthcare, the more satisfying and efficient your care can be.

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April 20, 2015

Thinking about starting a family? To mark National Infertility Awareness Week, let’s take a look at a few simple things that can impact your ...

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April 13, 2015

This National Minority Health Month, take the time to learn about the screenings that matter most for you and your family.

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April 06, 2015

Do your kids spend too much time glued to a TV or computer screen? This spring, inspire them to get up and get active.

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March 23, 2015

You don’t have to grow your own produce to eat local.

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March 16, 2015

Stay ahead of the seasonal sniffles with a solid anti-allergen strategy and the help of your doctor.

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March 09, 2015

You’ve been putting it off for years. If you’re age 50 or older, consider these five reasons you should make 2015 the year you finally get screened...

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March 01, 2015

Spending hours at your computer can be exhausting for your eyes, unless you take steps to protect them.

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February 23, 2015

A butterfly-shaped gland in the neck, the thyroid secretes hormones that control growth, metabolism and body temperature. Thyroid conditions,...

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February 16, 2015

Seasonal ingredients add rich flavor and powerful nutrients to this heart-healthy wintertime dish.

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February 09, 2015

Heading outdoors this winter? Don’t forget your hat—and a few other things.

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February 01, 2015

This February, celebrate American Heart Month by learning how heart disease and heart attacks differ in men and women.

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January 26, 2015

Especially at the height of cold and flu season, it’s important to know the difference between the common cold and a potentially more serious...

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January 19, 2015

Are mid-afternoon cravings for sweet and salty snacks interfering with your New Year’s resolution to eat better? Fight back with healthy...

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January 12, 2015

For most people, losing weight involves committing to daily activity changes—but they don’t have to be drastic to be effective.

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January 05, 2015

Making New Year’s resolutions is easy. Keeping them can be a challenge.

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December 29, 2014

AARP estimates that 66 million Americans are currently caring for their children and parents at the same time.

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December 22, 2014

Keep food safety top of mind during celebrations to help ensure your family’s holidays are healthy and merry.

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December 15, 2014

We all feel blue sometimes. If your “down days” have turned into weeks or even months, you could have seasonal affective disorder...

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December 10, 2014

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, an estimated 265,000 children - more than 725 per day - were treated in U.S. emergency...