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March 18, 2021

What Are MPS Disorders?

This group of rare genetic disorders can have major health implications.


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Covid-19 Vaccination. Male Patient Gets Vaccinated

March 17, 2021

What’s the Best COVID-19 Vaccine?

The vaccines are more alike than different, and the best vaccine is the one you can get—really.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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A young woman holds her hand, which is covered with a patch or adhesive bandage after vaccination or injection of medication.

March 9, 2021

Vaccines for Adults: Here Are the Ones You Need

Staying on track with recommended vaccines is important for your long-term health.


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March 4, 2021

Vaccine Side Effects: 4 Things to Know

The most common reported side effect of the COVID-19 vaccines is pain at the injection site.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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March 3, 2021

A Better Understanding of Eating Disorders and Genetics

Researchers hope study results can improve treatment options.

Eating Disorders

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Senior retired man doing a puzzle, image focused only hands.

March 1, 2021

5 Hacks to Improve Life with Arthritis

Try these pain-relieving tips for help with daily living.


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Woman with hand pain

February 22, 2021

Achy Joints? It Could Be Arthritis

While there is no cure for arthritis, lifestyle changes can help alleviate pain.


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older woman wears a face mask while she looks out the window

February 15, 2021

You Can Still Get COVID-19 After Vaccination, but You’re Less Likel...

The vaccines may not prevent the virus, but they will protect against serious illness.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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