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  • Birth Defects: What You Need to Know

    A birth defect is a health problem or abnormal physical change that is present when a baby is born. Here's what you need to know about risks and symptoms of birth defects and what you can do if your child has one.

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  • Make Your Own Baby Food

    Here's a simple fruit and veggie food for your baby that you can be sure is fresh and nutritious—because you made it yourself!

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  • Conquer Constipation

    Constipation—having very hard stools and fewer bowel movements than normal—is a common childhood complaint. Learn the causes and how to help.

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    More than 18 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and more than 5 million more have diabetes but don't realize it, according to the CDC. Yet diabetes is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.

    When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.


      Ligaments are strong bands of tissue that add strength and give stability to a joint. The medial and lateral collateral ligaments of the knee can be damaged when the knee is hit on the outer side, as can occur in football or hockey. This video looks at how these injuries are treated and what can be done to prevent them.

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