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Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking

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Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking Credit: CC0 Public Domain Dear Mayo Clinic: Frequent hand-washing and cleaning during the COVID-19 pandemic has made my hands so dry that my skin in cracking. With recommendations for everyone to now wear a …

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    7 tips to help kids feeling anxious about going back to school

    7 tips to help kids feeling anxious about going back to school

    7 tips to help kids feeling anxious about going back to school 7 tips to help kids feeling anxious about going back to school Credit: Veja/Shutterstock As COVID-19 lockdown measures are lifted, some children may experience social anxiety about the prospect of returning to school. People with social anxiety may …

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      6 expert tips for defusing kids’ quarantine meltdowns

      6 expert tips for defusing kids

      6 expert tips for defusing kids’ quarantine meltdowns 6 expert tips for defusing kids’ quarantine meltdowns (HealthDay)—When kids and teens chafe under COVID-19 quarantine, how can parents stop the meltdowns and misbehavior? Start with understanding: Young people miss their friends and their freedom. Younger kids might respond by throwing tantrums. …

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        Tips for going out again

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        Tips for going out again Tips for going out again Credit: CC0 Public Domain If coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) stay-at-home restrictions are easing in your community, you might wonder how to visit public places and protect your health. Here’s what you need to know. Before you head out Follow guidance …

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          Nutritionist shares tips for feeding kids while stuck at home

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          Nutritionist shares tips for feeding kids while stuck at home Nutritionist shares tips for feeding kids while stuck at home Credit: CC0 Public Domain Balancing finicky kid appetites with proper nutrition can be a challenge in the best of times. But now, with the majority of schools and day cares …

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            Tips for caregivers coping with Alzheimer’s during COVID-19 pandemic

            Tips for caregivers coping with Alzheimer's during COVID-19 pandemic 1

            Credit: CC0 Public Domain With the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, many caregivers of loved ones living with Alzheimer’s disease and/or related dementias (ADRD) are experiencing unique challenges. Lisa Wiese, Ph.D., an assistant professor, and María de los Ángeles Ordóñez, DNP, APRN, GNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, an associate professor and director …

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              Keep your immune system in top shape with these tips

              Keep your immune system in top shape with these tips 2

              Credit: CC0 Public Domain For years, Dr. Ahmad Garrett-Price has been counseling patients about the need to keep their immune systems strong, emphasizing exercise, nutrition and sleep. As the COVID-19 pandemic toll continues to grow, the advice is even more relevant. “We don’t have a proven vaccine, and we don’t …

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                Tips for safe grocery shopping during the pandemic

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                (HealthDay)—The coronavirus pandemic has turned grocery shopping into a mission filled with anxiety, but a food science expert’s advice can make it a safe one. The first thing to consider is whether you should go to the store at all, said Donald Schaffner. He’s a professor in the department of …

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