Health In Your Sixties: What Every Woman Needs To Know

Posted on: 4 April 2016

If you are a healthy, active woman in her sixties, you've undoubtedly experienced your share of pelvic exams and mammograms. While you know they are necessary, they probably aren't your favorite medical appointments. Understanding when it is safe to stop the annual pap smear and mammogram and when other screenings are called for is important to your health. Pelvic Exams and Pap Smears: If you are in your sixties, you were probably told in the 70s that you need a pelvic exam and pap smear every year.
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4 Tips To Make Your Baby's Visits To The Pediatrician Easy

Posted on: 4 April 2016

Babies visit the pediatrician several times during their first year of life. By the time they're one year old, most children have 6 well visits (at 1, 2, 4, 6, 9 and 12 months of age), and this doesn't include sick-patient visits. For parents, these visits can cause stress, as children aren't always happy about or cooperative during these visits. If you're worried about how your baby's pediatrician appointments will go, here are four tips to help them go well.
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Three Ways To Curb Your Overspending Habit

Posted on: 4 April 2016

Do you often find that you spend more money than you should? Maybe you know you have bills to pay, but you blow your paycheck on new clothes or expensive meals instead. Or perhaps you've run up mountains of credit card debt buying wanted items, rather than needed ones. The longer you keep overspending, the bigger the hole you'll dig yourself into. It's essential to break this habit as soon as you recognize it.
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Ask A Doctor: Can You Give Your Baby Antihistamines?

Posted on: 4 April 2016

Parents can now choose from a wide selection of over-the-counter medicines for children and toddlers. These drugs can prevent a visit to the doctor and can also help moms and dads nurse the symptoms of many mild conditions from the comfort of home. However, for babies, over-the-counter medications are not a good idea, especially when the drugs contain antihistamines. Learn more about the effects antihistamines have on the body, and find out why these drugs are not suitable for babies.
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