Pelvic floor physical therapy
Women's Health

Pelvic floor physical therapy: dispelling rumors, creating understanding

Vanderbilt experts explain the pelvic floor physical therapy, how it can be beneficial and what to expect.

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Cancer | Smoking

Experts answer common questions about lung cancer screening

Lung screening is for certain smokers and ex-smokers. It’s not scary. It could save your life.


Considering a second opinion for cancer? Read this.

A Vanderbilt cancer expert answers your questions about second opinions.

Digestive | Weight Management

Quiz: Am I a candidate for weight-loss surgery?

Have you struggled to achieve and stay at a healthy weight? Learn if you might qualify for the next step: weight-loss surgery.

are eyelash extensions safe May 18, 2018

Are eyelash extensions safe?

As the popularity of lash studios grows, you may be wondering if extensions are safe and what precautions to take. We have the details.

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childhood food allergies May 18, 2018

Learning to manage food allergies in children

A child's food allergies can be daunting. One parent's story of managing this challenge.

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Allergies Children

healthy hummus recipes May 17, 2018

2 healthy hummus recipes for parties and picnics

Hummus is versatile, healthier than most dips and it's really easy to make. Here are two hummus recipes.

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The benefit of skin-to-skin contact for infants

One mother's experience using skin-to-skin contact to help nurture her premature baby.

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Infants & Toddlers

May 14, 2018

Recipe: Pesto Chicken Salad Pitas

Enjoy this Mediterranean-inspired chicken salad stuffed into a pita with your favorite veggies.

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dry mouth causes May 14, 2018

Dry mouth can be damaging to your oral health: Here’s what you need to know

Not only is dry mouth annoying, but it can also wreak havoc on your teeth. We have solutions.

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Oral Care

A mother helps her young daughter blow her nose with a tissue. May 10, 2018

Tips for avoiding children’s allergy symptoms

Some strategies for controlling the runny noses and itchy eyes.

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colorful foods May 8, 2018

7 ways to add colorful fruit and vegetables to your diet

Try these creative ways to add more colorful food, with its rich nutrients, to your diet.

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8 tips for traveling when your child has diabetes

Ease summer vacation stress with our advice.

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Children Diabetes