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Adult Man Sitting in Hair Salon Wearing Protective Mask During COVID-19 Pandemic.

November 10, 2020

Is It Safe to Get A Hair Cut or Your Nails Done Right Now?

Here’s what the experts say about personal grooming services during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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A young woman is having a flu and using a tissue paper to sneeze

November 9, 2020

Flu & COVID Complications: Are You at Higher Risk?

Here’s how to know if you are susceptible to serious complications and what to do about it.

Coronavirus, Flu Season

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Patient with IV drip and hand tag in a hospital

November 7, 2020

A Healing Presence in the Hospital

Chaplains help people—religious and not—process crisis and grief.

Mental Health

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Fathers preparing thanksgiving turkey

November 4, 2020

Preparing for the Holidays During a Pandemic

Here’s what the experts say about holiday traditions during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Little boy sits on couch, hunched over to watch tablet in his lap

November 3, 2020

6 Things an Orthopedic Surgeon Wants You to Stop Doing

These habits are no-nos if you want to avoid pain and injury.


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Older woman wearing mask looks at her phone while out on a city street

October 30, 2020

4 Ways to Help End the Pandemic

Here’s how you can help doctors and scientists defeat COVID-19.


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illustration of two identical runners stretching, one wearing red clothes, one wearing blue clothes

October 29, 2020

Want to Begin Running? Try These 4 Tips

Cooler weather and COVID-19 make outdoor jogging a great exercise option.


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woman wearing head scarf gives her daughter a piggy-back ride, with big blue sky in background

October 28, 2020

4 Ways Cancer Survivors Can Cope with Anxiety About COVID-19

The pandemic can be especially scary when you’ve already survived a health crisis.

Cancer, Coronavirus

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Illustration of three pregnant women holding their bellies

October 26, 2020

Pregnancy Timeline: Here’s What to Do and When

There’s so much to remember; this to-do list can help.

OB-GYN, Pregnancy

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