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Folic Acid and Pregnancy
Folic acid can help prevent major birth defects called neural tube defects (NTDs). But how much folic acid are you supposed to get?
Is It a Cold or the Flu?
The common cold and flu have similar symptoms, so it can sometimes be difficult to distinguish between the two. Read on to find out how.
Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?
When trying to lose weight, how much should you lose and how fast should you do it?
New Year, New Chance to Quit Smoking
Whether you have tried many times to quit smoking or you have never once tried to quit, a new year means another chance to successfully kick the habit.
New Breast Cancer Rx Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat breast cancer.
New Year's Resolutions You Can Keep
It's that time of year again — time to make resolutions with all those good intentions behind them. But how can you make sure they stick this year?
RSV Season Is Here
RSV season is in full swing. Here's what you need to know to protect your children.
Fireworks: Celebrate Safely
As you prepare to ring in the new year, you need to know a few things about fireworks and how to keep your family safe.
Poison Prevention This Holiday Season
Some holiday decorations, items and even plants can be poisonous. Here's what you need to know to keep your family safe this holiday season.
You Have the Flu — Now What?
Flu season is here, and that means you or a loved one might have been diagnosed with the flu.