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    The Birds and the Bees: How to Teach with Ease

    by Chrystal de Freitas, M.D. Sooner or later, every child realizes that boys and girls have different body parts. And that some of those parts should be kept...

    • Wednesday, December 27th, 2006
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    Stress Less This Holiday Season

    10 Tips to Help You Deal with Holiday Pressures by George Pratt, Ph.D. For many of us, the start of the holiday season means decorating, shopping, traveling...

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    Holiday Feasts Can Still Be Healthy

    by Danielle Lipparelli, M.S., R.D. When the holidays draw near, my thoughts are instantly besieged with memories of family gatherings, twinkling lights,...

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    Learning More About Alzheimer's

    by Dee Silver, M.D. It’s been 100 years since Alzheimer’s disease was first described by Alois Alzheimer, a German psychiatrist. A century later, as the...

    • Monday, November 20th, 2006
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    Prudent or Paranoid? The Truth About Nine Common Pregnancy Myths

    by K.B. Lim, M.D. Hair color, hot tubs, coffee and sex -they are just a few of the topics that are often debated during pregnancy. As if pregnant women do...

    • Monday, November 20th, 2006
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    Give Your Medicine Cabinet a Makeover

    by Wendy Hendricks, Pharm.D. It’s not unusual to accumulate bathroom cabinet clutter. Many of us have a collection of half-empty shampoo bottles, aftershave...

    • Friday, November 17th, 2006
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    Warding Off the Flu Bug

    by Alissa Gilles, M.D., Scripps Mercy San Diego As winter approaches, we need to prepare for colder weather. For some, that means pulling out winter clothes...

    • Monday, November 6th, 2006
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    The Race Is On: Smart Tips for Safe Training

    by Enass Rickards, M.D., Scripps La Jolla With its mild climate, beautiful scenery and miles of running and walking trails, San Diego is a popular location...

    • Monday, September 25th, 2006
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    Train Right: Follow These Tips Before Your Next 5K or Three-Day Walk

    by Enass Rickards, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla With our mild climate, beautiful scenery and miles of running and walking trails, San Diego is a...

    • Friday, September 22nd, 2006
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    Back to School Health and Safety

    by Bret Gerber, M.D. Getting ready to send your children back to school can be a frantic time for any parent or caregiver. There are endless lists of school...

    • Tuesday, September 12th, 2006