Officials at facilities such as Portsmouth Regional Hospital and Exeter Hospital said they can treat many children in the emergency department and send them home.
My baby swallowed a water bead and needed 5 surgeries. I hope other parents will stop buying the beads.
Kennedy Mitchell, who's 10 months old, swallowed a water bead that belonged to her brother. It blocked her bowel and left her fighting for her life.
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Older adults need seven to nine hours of sleep per night just like other adults.
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Longtime TV host Joan Lunden and her daughter Jamie Hess spoke to Fox News Digital candidly about stress urinary incontinence (SUI) — and the fix they've found for a common women's health issue.
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Marijuana is both a threat and a hazard. Legalization is an extremely unwise policy.
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“I’m not a teenager. I’m relatively intelligent. I can accept a lot of things in my life,” says Erin O’Malley, chuckling. “I just did not know. In any way.”
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A new study suggests that getting frequent nightmares in your otherwise healthy middle-age may be a sign that you are at higher risk of developing dementia. But before you start having nightmares about your nightmares, there is good news. “Scientists are currently developing treatments that can slow cognitive decline in people who have a high risk of developing dementia but do not yet show any characteristic symptoms of the disease,” says the study’s author Dr Abidemi Otaiku, of the University o
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Patients who ask for their doctors’ help through online portals might soon notice something new: fees for their physicians’ online advice. A growing number of health systems across the country are now charging for some types of messages sent through online patient portals, such as MyChart, with fees often around $35 or less. It’s a trend that’s sparking mixed reactions, with some saying it ...
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With the Biden administration urging people to get both a COVID-19 booster and a flu shot as soon as possible, the White House's Dr. Ashish Jha said Sunday that updated vaccinations will help people "move on" from the pandemic. "It's been, obviously, a long two and a half years for Americans, and we understand that people want to move on," Jha, the White House COVID-19 coordinator, told ABC "This Week" co-anchor Martha Raddatz of the virus that has killed more than 1 million people in the U.S. "The good news is people can move on if they keep their immunity up to date." COVID-19 deaths are still averaging more than 2,000 per week and only about 11% of the country has gotten the latest booster compared to 80% of people who completed the primary course of vaccination that was rolled out in 2021, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Patrick Swayze’s widow reflects on finding love again: ‘Just because you lose someone doesn’t mean love stops’
Patrick Swayze, the husband of Lisa Niemi Swayze who starred in "Dirty Dancing” and Ghost," passed away in 2009 from advanced pancreatic cancer. He was 57.
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Emergency room physician: All is not hopeless. These diseases are, in general, preventable. If you catch them, there are a few things you could do.
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Eating potatoes can help people lose weight, according to a new study.
While medical marijuana is legal in Oklahoma, recreational marijuana is still off limits.
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In a filthy alley behind a Los Angeles doughnut shop, Ryan Smith convulsed in the grips of a fentanyl high — lurching from moments of slumber to bouts of violent shivering on a warm summer day. When Brandice Josey, another homeless addict, bent down and blew a puff of fentanyl smoke his way in an act of charity, Smith sat up and slowly opened his lip to inhale the vapor as if it was the cure to his problems. The highly addictive and potentially lethal drug has become a scourge across America and is taking a toll on the growing number of people living on the streets of Los Angeles.
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Shreveport legend James Burton is best known as the leader of the Elvis Presley TCB Band and has been at Vanderbilt since falling on Thanksgiving Day.
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She regularly took blood from one of the children, a 9-year-old boy, until he felt “sleepy” and “sick,” he said. He told investigators he “was never safe.”
The author's daughter developed several cavities before her second birthday and underwent treatment to prevent more. The result was black baby teeth.
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Staff at a hospital in occupied Ukraine resisted a takeover from Russian troops by faking a COVID-19 outbreak
"Our hospital couldn't become a Russian hospital," Dr. Leonid Remiga of Tropinka Hospital in Kherson told The Wall Street Journal of their resistance.