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Posted on October 27, 2014 by Deborah Gilboa | 0 comments
October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and as most parents know, siblings are all too often responsible for bullying. What can parents do to prevent it? When do normal sibling arguments turn into bullying? Deborah...
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Posted on August 1, 2014 by Demos Health | 0 comments
In honor of National Immunization Awareness Month, as well as a time when children are headed back to school, we interviewed Demos Expert Dr. Leigh Grossman about the recently debated topic of childhood vaccinations. This year, an ongoing measles outbreak in the U.S. reached a record in May and celebrities like Robert Kennedy Jr. have joined the...
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Posted on June 6, 2014 by Demos Health | 0 comments
A nationally renowned women's health and fertility expert, Aimee Raupp has helped thousands of women optimize their fertility and get pregnant. Her highly anticipated new book, Yes, You Can Get Pregnant, provides hope and practical ways to improve fertility naturally. Doctors and professionals in the field are raving about her holistic approach and comprehensive guide to getting pregnant. See what...
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Posted on May 12, 2014 by John Gallucci | 0 comments
In the growing and developing athlete there are many inevitable injuries to be mindful of. Because of the anatomical changes associated with growth, the adolescent athlete is at risk for growth plate and musculotendinous inflammatory conditions. The soccer athlete is at risk for developing one of these injuries due to the fact that it is a running sport and repetitive stress is placed on ankles, knees and hips. Starting from the ankle up, the first injury to be aware of is Sever's Disease....
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Posted on May 5, 2014 by Demos Health | 0 comments
[Photo credit Flickr] Did you know that according to a March 2014 report by the Centers for Disease Control, on any given day, approximately one in 25 U.S. patients has at least one infection contracted during the course of their hospital care? Author Dr. Maryanne McGuckin sheds light on this silent epidemic...