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Treating Warts in Children

Warts are common skin growths caused by the papillomavirus that can spread easily in both children and adults. While warts are noncancerous, they can be bothersome and even unsightly. Fortunately, most types of warts will go away on their own over time even without any medical treatment....

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How Much is Too Much Exercise When Pregnant?

It is highly recommended that pregnant women maintain a regular exercise routine. During pregnancy, the suggested duration of exercise is at least 30 minutes a day. It is also advised to avoid participating in long, intense workouts, especially in warmer conditions. When exercising, always take freq...

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Preparing Your Teenager for a Summer Job

Summer jobs can be a wonderful experience for teens by encouraging structure as well as time and money management. It can also foster a greater understanding of adult responsibilities. These lifelong skills are important to incorporate at a young age. As the parent, you will no doubt have quest...

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Identifying Symptoms and Treatment Methods for Sprains and Strains in Children

Intense physical activity becomes more common as children grow older. However, rough play, especially during sporting activities, can lead to them getting hurt. These injuries can range anywhere from scrapes and bruises to minor traumas involving muscles, ligaments and tendons. As parents, it is imp...

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Expert Spotlight

Ask A Physician

Is it okay to take our baby trick-or-treating?

Dr. Karen K. Meyer MD, Pediatrician at Methodist Physicians Clinic HealthWest answers this question.

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