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Sleep deprivation: how it happens, how to help, and when to seek medical care

We’ve all had those days when sleep just doesn’t come easy. But what happens when it becomes so severe that it goes on for days, starts affecting our everyday lives, and starts taking a toll on our health? Sleep deprivation. …

Summer Rashes

From Heat rash to stings and bites, almost everyone will find themselves with some sort of rash this summer! Many rashes are itchy, red, painful, irritated, and will surely put a damper on your summer break! While there are hundreds …

Stress induced illnesses and treatments

As adults, our everyday is going to cause some sort of stress. Whether it’s your job, home, money, or your health, stress could be affecting you more than you think. It’s no secret that stress can affect your body and …

What to know about the Summer Heat

  It’s no secret that summer brings out the best memories! From summer cookouts, time spent playing in the sun, pool parties, and camping out, everyone is out and about in New York! However, that also means Summer Heat ! A heat …

What You Should Know About The Measles Today

You have probably seen or heard about numerous measles outbreaks around the country. People get measles by breathing in the measles virus that is spread when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks. You can get measles just by being in the …

Splash pads and Sprinkler Season

It’s the water season, folks! It’s time to throw on your swimsuit, load up the kids, and head on over to New York’s best splash pads and sprinkler parks!! You and your kids can run, climb, slip, and slide through …

What really is the Summer Flu? symptoms, causes, and relief

Just when you think the flu is long gone for the season and the sun comes to warm your soul, you hear about the Summer Flu! According to the CDC, influenza is a year-round virus. However, it’s important to know …

Headaches And When You Need to Worry And How To Find Relief

Headaches and headache disorders affect about 50% of the world’s population. The stabbing, throbbing pain in your head can easily ruin your day but could also be a sign of deeper issues. A headache can be brought on by many …

Common Summer Illnesses And Their Symptoms

Getting sick over the summer is a quick sure way to ruin your fun in the sun! Below we’re laying down the most common 5 illnesses to watch out for and their symptoms. Don’t let these illnesses ruin your summer …

Healthy Snacks to try this Season

  The weather is getting warmer and warmer, and your body is no longer craving those cozy soups and hot chocolates! Instead, if you haven’t already, you’ll be craving colder snacks to keep you cool and refreshing recipes to help …