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Can You Have an STD Without Having Symptoms?

Can You Have an STD Without Having Symptoms?

“Out of control.” That’s how health experts describe the recent surge in sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) [...]

Stages of Frostbite and When to Seek Care

Winters in Philadelphia aren’t for the faint of heart, when the City of Brotherly Love becomes the city of [...]

Is It Food Poisoning or the Stomach Flu?

Many holiday celebrations include indulging in desserts and other rich foods with family and friends. However, in the [...]

3 Surprising Things That Will Increase Your Blood Pressure This Winter

The blustery winds and freezing temperatures of winter can create all sorts of health problems, such as the flu, asthma [...]

RSV on the Rise: Protect Yourself & Your Family

The flu. COVID-19. And now, RSV. RSV cases are surging this fall, rapidly filling hospital beds across the country. [...]

Ear Infections: 9 Commonly Asked Questions

You can probably remember the sharp pain of an ear infection when you were young. Or, perhaps you’ve recently had [...]
Understanding Tendinitis: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Understanding Tendinitis: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Ever notice a sudden pain in your elbow, wrist, or other parts of your body? It might be your body’s way of telling [...]
Swollen Lymph Nodes: What Your Body Is Trying to Tell You

Swollen Lymph Nodes: What Your Body Is Trying to Tell You

When you’re feeling sick, you may notice some swelling or bumps on the sides of your neck. While these bumps can be a [...]

Is It Just a Sore Throat or Strep Throat?

As summer fades and cooler weather approaches, many kids and adults begin to feel that familiar tickle in their [...]
Sick man looking up his illness online

Don’t Let Google Be Your Doctor: The Dangers of Self-Diagnosing

When you don’t feel well or start experiencing symptoms, where’s the first place you turn? For many people, it’s [...]