The mean mom. With a look of pity—or arrogance—she says things like, “Oh, she’s not crawling?” sending you back to junior high with her judgmental comments about your baby’s development ...
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You probably already know that exercise can keep you looking good and stave off heart disease. But did you know that it’s good for your mind, too? From helping to overcome insomnia to improving your memory, here are 3 mental benefits of exercise that you may not have known about: 1) Exercise Can Help You [...]
Overwhelmed. Exhausted. Stressed out. When you take on the role of caregiver, this is how you might answer when people ask, “How are you?” Nobody said it was easy, but goodness. In the United States, more than 65 million people act as unpaid caregivers to someone 18 or older, according to the National Alliance for [...]
You may be aware that an increasing number of children in several U.S. states have been diagnosed with Enterovirus D68. Following are some facts and information that can help you to understand why this virus is gaining national attention and how to reduce your child’s risk of contracting it. Enteroviruses are quite common, as there [...]
You probably already have a box of bandaids and a bottle of over-the-counter pain relievers in your medicine cabinet at home, just in case. But what about illnesses and injuries that require more than just these basics? It’s always a good idea to have access to certain medical supplies in your home, according to the [...]
Heart attacks are the leading cause of death in the United States, and when a sudden cardiac arrest occurs, heart attack is a common cause. Do you know that four out of five cardiac arrests happen at home? That means the life you might save is likely to be someone you love. Most people [...]