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A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy
Less than a glass a day may also help the heart in those who already have kidney disease, researchers found
Tips to Help a Child Who Stutters
Listen patiently to what your child says, not how it is said. Respond to the message rather than the stuttering.
Allow your child to complete thoughts without interruption, and maintain eye contact.
After your child speaks, reply slowly using some of the same words.
Wait before responding. This helps to slow things down and should help your child's speech.
Spend at least five minutes each day talking with your child in a relaxed manner.
Find ways to show your child you value and enjoy your time together.
You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future.
Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.