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Strep Throat

5 Steps To A Speedy Recovery From Strep

Kerry Lyons | Posted 01.05.2015 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

My day is a revolving door of administering antibiotics, Tylenol and ice pops while juggling a valiant attempt to work from home. I feel like Florence Nightingale with a laptop -- and a mission: To conquer strep for once and for all. Here's my plan:

Seven Dental Myths for Pets

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green
Donna Solomon, DVM

Myth 6: Can dogs give strep throat to adults and children?

'Mighty Jerry Has Struck Out'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 04.21.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

If you don't see me in spring training, hitting baseballs over the fence and signing autographs for adoring fans, it will be because I was recently on...

You Don't Look So Good: The Sociology of Being Sick

Galanty Miller | Posted 04.09.2014 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

If they can put a man on the moon, why can't they cure the common cold? If a runny nose caused erectile dysfunction, I bet they'd have a dozen cold remedies by now.

Sharing Drinks With Others: Can I Actually Catch a Disease?

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 07.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

Can you catch diseases or other sicknesses from sharing drinks? The answer is a resounding "yes" -- some diseases or sicknesses, anyway.

French Healthcare and Hygiene: A Personal Analysis

Carrie Dennis | Posted 06.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Carrie Dennis

Under ordinary circumstances strep throat wouldn't be a thing of note, however, I am currently living in France where healthcare works a little differently than in the United States.

Is Fever Dangerous in Children?

Howard J. Bennett, M.D. | Posted 11.12.2012 | Parents
Howard J. Bennett, M.D.

What should parents do when their child comes down with a fever?