Coffee's Impact a Matter of Genes?

Why can some people enjoy a cup of coffee just before bed and sleep peacefully, while others lie awake for hours? A new study suggests genes may hold the answer. "Each of us could be potentially responding to caffeine differently, and Read more

Health Tip: Supporting a Child Who Is Bullied

Parents have a difficult time watching a child being bullied. But what can they do? Here are suggestions from Focus on your child's experience and listen to what he or she has to say. Find out more about the bullying, Read more

Health Tip: Recognize Signs of Corneal Abrasion

Doctors call a scratch on your eye a "corneal abrasion." It's important to see your doctor if you have any of these possible warning signs, provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians: Pain in your eye. A gritty feeling, as Read more

More Kids and Teens Heading to ER With Headaches

A growing number of American children with headaches are being seen at pediatric emergency departments and admitted to the hospital, researchers report. The researchers at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh looked at headache-related visits made to their ER between 2007 and Read more


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Nutrition and Exercise During Pregnancy

Healthy eating is vitally important during pregnancy to provide your baby with what it needs to grow and be healthy. Pregnant women need 300 extra calories per day..

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