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Why Social Distancing Is Key to Flattening the Curve

What is social distancing? Why is it so important, and how does it flatten the curve? In this video, Dr ...

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Talking to children about COVID-19

There’s a lot of news coverage about the outbreak of COVID-19 and it can be overwhelming for parents and frightening ...

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How to Wash Your Hands: Tips From a Doctor

We’re all hearing a lot about the importance of proper hand washing techniques right now. So what’s the best way ...

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COVID-19 & Children: Learn the Facts

 By now, we’ve all heard about the new coronavirus circling the globe and causing the disease called COVID-19. In ...

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Important COVID-19 Information

Coronaviruses are a common group of viruses that usually cause mild to moderate respiratory illness. The particular strain in the ...

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Skin and Games

Don’t let a skin infection bench your young athlete. Skin-to-skin contact during play, open wounds and shared equipment can put ...

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Medical Animation: Measles

Measles is a highly contagious disease caused by the measles virus. Infected people have the measles virus in the mucus ...

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Medical Animation: Mumps

Mumps is a contagious viral infection caused by the paramyxovirus. The virus is spread through contact with infected saliva. When ...

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Medical Animation: Vaccines

An illness can be caused by pathogens -- bacteria and viruses that cause disease. These foreign invaders can enter the ...