• Urinary Incontinence FAQ

    Urinary Incontinence FAQ

    What is urinary incontinence? Urinary incontinence occurs when you’ve lost some control over your bladder and can’t help passing urine. This may happen

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  • Urinary Tract Infections

    Urinary Tract Infections

    How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection? A urinary tract infection (UTI) isn’t difficult to recognize: You’ll feel a

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  • Vomiting

    Vomiting

    Most children with vomiting have some stomach pain. But if your child’s pain seems severe, lasts more than four hours, or is located in the right lower abdomen, contact your doctor immediately.

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  • West Nile Virus

    West Nile Virus

    If you live in an area where there’s a West Nile outbreak, you should know the warning signs of this potentially serious disease. If you develop a high fever, confusion, severe headache, or muscle weakness, the CDC urges you to call a doctor immediately.

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    One thing your doctor probably won’t order is a cervical collar. A stiff cervical collar used to be standard treatment for whiplash, but the current trend is to encourage early movement rather than immobilization, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).

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  • Yellow Fever

    Yellow Fever

    What is yellow fever? Yellow fever is a tropical disease caused by the yellow fever virus. It is spread by certain types of

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