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Guidance on the Mumps and Shingles Vaccines

Guidance on the Mumps and Shingles Vaccines

by Yenny (SU)
From sitting in an oatmeal bath to wearing mittens on our hands to keep from scratching too vigorously, many of us have not-so-fond memories of chickenpox.

Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries from Sports When the Weather Warms Up

Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries from Sports When the Weather Warms Up

by Yenny (SU)
The balmy weather – coupled with time off from school or work – can leave an opening for outdoor sports and recreation. However, these activities often lead to bumps, bruises, and even fractures.

Adenovirus: What Is It and What Do I Need to Know?

Adenovirus: What Is It and What Do I Need to Know?

by Yenny (SU)
Adenoviruses are catalysts for a number of illnesses, from the common cold to more serious issues such as bronchitis and pneumonia. Often, adenoviruses cloak themselves under the guise of flu-like symptoms such as fever, runny nose, persistent cough, diarrhea, and headache.

Choosing the Right Primary Care Physician (PCP)

Choosing the Right Primary Care Physician (PCP)

by Yenny (SU)
Your search for the right primary care doctor can feel overwhelming at times, because it’s an important decision to make. Ideally, your PCP should provide you with great care, compassion, and excellent service. But these days, overcrowded clinics and overbooked physicians are just two of the many challenges you face in your quest to choose the right PCP.

Why do we get sicker in the winter?

Why do we get sicker in the winter?

by Yenny (SU)
We all remember a time when we’ve headed toward the door on a blustery day, only to be halted by the “mom” or “dad check.” Wet hair, or lack of enough layers was instant grounds for heading back to our rooms to try again.