September 2016

Most Recent Posts

  • Kidney Stones and Roller Coasters

    Sep 29, 2016

    Kidney stones are a painful condition that affects more than 300,000 Americans a year. Now a new study suggests a fun day at the amusement park may help relieve them. ... Read more

  • A Boy's Guide to Puberty

    Sep 27, 2016

    Sweat. Body Hair. Voice changes. These are only a few of the changes that your son will go through as he enters puberty.... Read more

  • Don't Rub Your Eyes

    Sep 22, 2016

    Who knew that rubbing your eyes is one of the worst things you can do to those precious orbs? Here’s why. ... Read more

  • A Girl's Guide to Puberty

    Sep 22, 2016

    This guide will answer your questions about puberty, your period, and more. ... Read more

  • Vision Changes as We Age: What’s Normal, What’s Not?

    Sep 09, 2016

    September is “Healthy Eye Aging Month" — a good time to think about your vision, now and in the future.... Read more

  • Get Ready to Hit the Slopes

    Sep 09, 2016

    Skiing is one of the great things about winter. However, if your body is prepared, your ski season could be shortened by injury.... Read more

  • The Brain Benefits of Pokemon GO

    Sep 01, 2016

    Pokemon GO is popular all over the world, and is being praised for improving players’ health by getting them up and moving. The benefits go beyond physical well-being though, also impacting the mental health of those with depression and anxiety, as well as people on the autism spectrum. ... Read more

  • Should I Use an Expired EpiPen?

    Sep 01, 2016

    The steep rise in the price of the EpiPen – and the controversy surrounding the increase – has people who rely on the drug looking for ways to save money on it. ... Read more