Carolyn Heneghan

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6 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Infant Care

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 10/19/15 8:00 AM

For new parents, infant care presents an entirely different world of questions and issues. According to a survey published in the journal Pediatricsnew mothers are not receiving the advice they need to care for their newborn babies, such as tips for sleep positions, pacifier use, breastfeeding, and immunizations.

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8 Questions to Ask When Searching for a Family Doctor

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 10/5/15 8:00 AM

Finding the right family doctor is an important part of maintaining a happy, healthy household. You want to find someone who not only provides thorough and effective care, but also someone who knows and cares about you on a personal level.

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Child Obesity

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 8/24/15 8:00 AM

Are you concerned about child obesity in your how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-child-obesityfamily? The American Heart Association reports that about one in three American children (including teens) is overweight or obese, a figure that has nearly tripled over the last 50 years.

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Identifying Depression Warning Signs

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 7/20/15 8:00 AM

Everybody has those days when they feel down in the dumps. But it's important to know the difference between a few glum days and signs of something more serious. It's important to recognize the warning signs of depression, so that you know when you should seek diagnosis and treatment from your doctor or urge a friend to get the help he or she needs.

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