Facial paralysis can affect one side or both sides of the face and can affect eye closure, the smile and lower lip movement. Facial paralysis [...]
A traditional American Thanksgiving meal often centers around a turkey. And unknowingly, an improperly cooked turkey can be contaminated with bacteria, like salmonella.
Most people recover on [...]
Commercials and advertisements often target parents, suggesting they should give their kids vitamins and supplements to help them grow strong and stay healthy. But is [...]
Increased cases of influenza and RSV infection, primarily affecting young children across the U.S., have prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue a health alert.
"We have [...]
When it comes to sodium intake among adults, the general consensus is that high consumption will increase risk of hypertension and stroke. According to the [...]
More than 34 million Americans are living with diabetes. And many of them are children and adolescents. Cases of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes [...]
Epilepsy is a neurologic central nervous system disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behavior, sensations and sometimes loss [...]
Halloween 2022 falls on a Monday, but many families and children will be holding parties and having activities throughout the weekend leading up to the [...]
Halloween can be a particularly difficult time for kids with food allergies since many common candies contain one or more common allergens. The consequences can [...]
International Stuttering Awareness Day will be observed on Saturday, Oct. 22, which makes this a good time to learn about supporting a child who stutters.
Approximately 5%–10% [...]
When he was in 5th grade, Dane Cripe’s buddies gave him a cool nickname: Tony. As in Tony Stark, Iron Man’s alter ego. Like the [...]
Flu season usually peaks in winter; however, the best time to prevent infection is before the virus appears in a community.
"The best time to protect [...]
The amount of sleep you need depends on various factors — especially your age. While sleep needs vary significantly among individuals, there are general guidelines [...]
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