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Preventing Falls As We Age

For many, the ability to keep doing the things we enjoy and spending time with those we care about are the keys to aging well and maintaining a good quality of life. According to the National Council on Aging, falls are currently the leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries for older adults.  The […]

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Sunscreen Tips

Sunscreen is a vital part of your summer survival toolkit – but it can be challenging to choose the right kind and maximize its effectiveness. Read on for tips and advice to keep your skin safe while you have fun in the sun! Sun Smarts Sun damage – including sunburn – is caused by exposure […]

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Summer Safety for Pets

If you’re like me, you want to spend all your free time with your best buddy…your furry friend.  But, in these ‘dog days’ of summer, we have to take extra precautions when we have our pets with us in the sweltering summer weather. Pets are often so eager and excited to spend time with their […]

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Exploring Myths About Pregnancy

As OBGYNs you can bet that we hear some interesting things about pregnancy and childbirth. Many patients ask if we can tell the sex of the baby by the way the are showing or whether or not craving pickles means that their baby will like pickles too. Some of these can be pretty sweet and […]

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