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  • Tonsillitis

    Both bacteria and viruses can cause tonsillitis. Learn the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of this common illness.

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  • Happy and Safe Halloween

    Halloween can be full of fun and excitement for youngsters, but it’s also a time for trick-or-treaters to be careful. Take this quiz to learn more about this popular holiday and how to make sure your family’s celebration is safe this year.

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  • Dental Sealants — Protecting Your Child's Teeth

    Dental sealants are thin, plastic films bonded to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. They are highly effective in the prevention of tooth decay (cavities) and should be used as part of a child's total preventive dental care.

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Pregnancy & Newborns
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
Children's Health
You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.
    INTERACTIVE TOOLS

    True or false: In most cases of scoliosis, doctors cannot determine the cause.

    When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.

      MULTIMEDIA

      There are benefits to getting regular exercise during pregnancy for most women. Work with your health care provider to develop a safe exercise program you can do throughout your pregnancy. This video discusses the benefits of exercise, as well as recommendations on how to exercise.

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