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PURGING DISORDER VS BULIMIA NERVOSA

Purging disorder is a serious eating disorder diagnosed when a person does not binge, but engages in purging behaviors.

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COVID-19 VACCINATION CARDS

You can use this card thereafter to recall important health information, including the type of COVID-19 vaccine received and the dates of first and second doses.

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HOW HOUSEPLANTS HELP MENTAL HEALTH

Learn all about 'garden therapy' and why houseplants have never been more trendy.

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YOUTH VIDEO GAMING & PANDEMIC LONELINESS 

Experts say that while playing video games alone can increase loneliness in children, interactive video gaming with online friends can help ease loneliness.

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WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER

Learn the signs & symptoms and when it's time to seek help.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SALIVA-BASED TESTING FOR COVID-19

Researchers say new saliva tests are nearly as accurate as throat and nasal swabs to detect COVID-19.

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HOW BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER IS TREATED

Learn about the many avenues of treatment for this personality disorder.

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COVID-19 AND NIGHTMARES

Experts recommend ways to reduce nightmares including not dwelling on the bad dream and thinking of happy endings to potential dreams before going to sleep.

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WHY AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES ARE MORE COMMON IN WOMEN

Scientists have pinpointed two possible reasons why they are more common in women than in men.

COVID-19 AND EFFECTIVE FACE COVERINGS

Researchers say certain types of neck gaiter face coverings aren’t effective in stopping the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Gaiters made of cotton and triple layered are the most effective according to experts. 

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