The Heimlich maneuver in 60 seconds

In 2015, more than 5,000 died as a result of choking. If someone near you were to signal that they were in distress, would you know how to assist...
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When to protect your child's ears

The summer months are full of fun, noisy activities. From fireworks and concerts, to auto races and amusement parks, loud sounds seem to accompany...
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Before you light that fuse

Beginning today, awe-inspiring illuminations will explode against our dark summer skies, as firework displays go off all around the area. We invited...
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Your burning questions about sun protection

You had so many follow-up questions about sun protection, we asked Dara Spearman, MD, PPG – Premier Dermatology and Skincare, to return and help us...
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3 strategies to prevent hip fracture

About 1 in 10 people will suffer a hip fracture in their lifetime, and about 50 percent of those who fracture a hip will drop down one functional...
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Defining dry drowning

It seems every summer a tragic story of dry drowning makes its way into the headlines. This year is no different, as just days ago a Houston family...
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Rules for basic motorcycle safety

The unmistakable roar and open air experienced behind the handlebars of a motorcycle appeal to more than 8 million people in the U.S. But with the...
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Swim to safety

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) an average of 10 people die each day from unintentional drowning, making it fifth...
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Finding the facts on vaping

Today is World No Tobacco Day, a time to encourage people around the world to give up all forms of tobacco. In recent years, many have turned to...
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Let’s talk tick prevention

While there has not been a case of Lyme Disease reported in Indiana in the past year, Scott Stienecker, MD, FACP, FSHEA, FIDSA, CIC, Medical Director...
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