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Community-Acquired MRSA

Community-Acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ... . Community-acquired means that you didn’t get the infection in a hospital or other healthcare setting ... . MRSA infections are sometimes very hard to treat. Community-Acquired MRSA What is community

Before Volcano Buried Pompeii, Toxic Water May Have Plagued Residents

water pipes could have been very hazardous for the health of residents. But some scientists said the ... Toxicology Letters . More information For more about Pompeii, try the U.S. National Endowment for

Your Child's Asthma: School Strategies

how to respond to an asthma emergency. Basic information about asthma should be taught in health ... classes. School health services. You, your child, and your child’s healthcare provider should work ... asthma, children with asthma, asthma education, school health services, cooperation, community support

What To Do If You Get Sick While Traveling

insurance policy does not cover you abroad, you may wish to consider purchasing a short-term health ... sure to have your health insurance identification card and a claim form with you while traveling ... travel health, travel wellness, travel sickness, travel illness, travel illness prevention

Promoting Social Wellness in Your Community

Here's what you can do Promoting Social Wellness in Your Community (HealthDay News) -- Social ... wellness involves building supportive relationships between you and your neighbors, which are

Your Annual Wellness Visit

take care of your health. Your Annual Wellness Visit Your annual wellness visit is the ideal ... Your annual wellness visit is the ideal time to check in with your doctor about the best ways to ... Medicare; wellness visit; doctor's visit; preventive medicine; immunizations; screening tests; checkup

Ovarian Cancer: Treatment Questions

down the answers, and also ask questions you may not think of. You can also ask your health care ... receiving this treatment? Are there any clinical trials that I can apply for? Will my health ... ovarian cancer, emotional wellness during ovarian cancer, support groups for ovarian cancer

Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults

the case in older adults or people with other health problems. What causes community-acquired ... known to be in your community, as well as your other health problems. Your healthcare provider will

Community Re-Entry

. Community Re-Entry One of the main goals of rehabilitation is to prepare you for life after discharge ... Planning for a safe and accessible environment Community re-entry plans are individualized and are

What Makes for a Healthy Community?

can have a major effect on your health, new research suggests. Living in a diverse community where ... What Makes for a Healthy Community? THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Where you live

Health Tip: Recovering From Substance Abuse

recovery as a process of change through which people improve their health and wellness, live self-directed ... Key components of getting better Health Tip: Recovering From Substance Abuse (HealthDay News

Where to Turn for Mental Health

referral to an appropriate provider or treatment program in your community. Community mental health ... Mental Health It's normal to feel stressed or anxious now and then. But it's time to call for help if ... mental health, mental health help, suicide, suicide help, mental health warning signs, mental health symptoms, mental health treatment

Community Intervention May Aid Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Harvard study finds small successes in two Massachusetts-based programs Community Intervention ... said it takes a village to raise a child. Now, a new study suggests that it might take a community to

Pain of Acne More Than Skin Deep

epidemiologist with the department of community health sciences at the University of Calgary, in Canada ... Mental Health . SOURCES: Isabelle Vallerand, Ph.D., epidemiologist, department of community health

Mental Health: Finding the Help You Need

When your life seems to be spinning out of control, it's OK to seek professional mental health ... help. Mental Health: Finding the Help You Need When your life spins out of control, asking for help ... mental health, mental health help, mental health choice, mental health solution, seek mental health help

Resources for Heart Health

*Health Heart Resources ... advice. Resources for Heart Health Living with heart disease means making a lot of changes ... Pressure with DASH National Heart, Lung, and Blood ... 84251; resources for heart health; heart health, resources

'Fountain of Youth' Gene Discovered in Secluded Amish Community

'Fountain of Youth' Gene Discovered in Secluded Amish Community WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 ... 'health span.' " The mutation that Vaughan's team zeroed in on affects plasminogen activator inhibitor

Vaginal Hysterectomy

the Procedure Your health care provider may recommend a vaginal hysterectomy for several reasons ... , bleeding, and other problems. They may lead to future health problems. If left untreated, cancer can ... hysterectomy; gynecology; women's health; reproductive health;

Starting Hospice

when a health care provider believes he or she has about 6 months or less to live. You can then ... Veteran’s Health Administration office State department of health or social services The state

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