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As a registered nurse, it is my job to stay on top of pertinent public health trends, which is why I feel inclined to …

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Ursula Johnson is a nurse, mother, and owner of Love This Hair.  She sheds light on the safety of commercial product preservatives and gives readers …

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Nurse Allysen Kelly has two young boys of her own and when the mommies on the playground started asking questions about A1 milk versus …

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Nurse Practitioner Gail Ingram took a trip to the World Maker Faire 2015 held at the New York Hall of Science.  She spent her …

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EMPTY YOUR MEDICINE CABINET on 9/26/2015 The DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is coming up!  Collection bins will be set up throughout the …

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In response to a recent post about dairy, one of our readers asked, “Do kids need cow’s milk?”  Cynthia Jaffe, a family nurse practitioner and …

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Stinging insects have a sweet spot for August and September, especially, bees!  It is hot and sticky with lots of people enjoying the last …

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A reader wrote in and asked: My nephew got a bloody nose and I couldn’t remember what to do.  How do I help a …

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Regular readers know that I use my own education, experience, and professional opinion to write my posts.  But, I have to say, Nicholas Christakis …

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As a volunteer for the NYC Medical Reserve Corp, Gail Ingram follows public health issues closely and explains why fake marijuana is sending kids …

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Nurse Gail Ingram answers the question, “Does dairy make a cold worse?” and discusses the milk-mucus myth:   I can’t count how many times …

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I was so excited when Michael Douglas broke the silence about HPV and its connection with throat cancer that I wrote a couple of posts …

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Just because it’s “organic” doesn’t mean its good for you. Slapping “organic” on a box and jacking up the price is a marketing scheme …

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I witness many conversations, both professionally and socially, regarding infant circumcision.  In all of the discussions, no one mentions how circumcision, or the lack …

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I find that few Americans continue to learn about food and nutrition once they’ve graduated from school.  At some point, learning how to change …

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