Every year, families and friends gather to watch dazzling 4th of July fireworks displays. Yet, many make the grave mistake of confusing professional pyrotechnics with party tricks. Unfailingly, many ...
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Watching your parents struggle with rheumatoid arthritis can be difficult. First, it’s hard to see loved ones in pain and not know how to help them. Second, you probably find yourself wondering: Is this what my life is going to be like when I’m my parents’ age? But educating yourself about arthritis can help [...]
You’re hiking through the park and come across a woman who has fallen unconscious. Or maybe you’re at a child’s birthday party, and one of the kids is having an allergic reaction to a peanut butter cookie. Do you know how to handle situations like this? If not, here’s what you should know about how [...]
Usually, when you have shoulder pain, your first thought is probably: “Did I injure myself somehow?” For many people, the answer to this question is “yes.” In fact, the most common cause of shoulder pain is a condition called rotator cuff tendonitis. This overuse injury occurs when tendons become irritated under the bones in your [...]
The allure of an electronic screen and the possibilities that come with it are so enticing. Sometimes you feel like just kicking back on the couch and relaxing for three or four hours on a Friday night. That may well be good for you, but the same rules may not apply to your children—particularly [...]