Introducing Peanuts to Your Baby

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Learn how to safely introduce peanut products to infants and toddlers. In the past, many doctors advised parents not to introduce peanut products to their babies. However, recent studies have shown that early introduction of peanuts can have health benefits and reduce the risk of developing a peanut allergy later in life. As more parents…

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When Should I Be Concerned About High Blood Pressure?  

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Understand the Importance of Regular Blood Pressure Readings and the Risk of High Blood Pressure You probably have had your blood pressure checked numerous times, as it is a regular part of the traditional healthcare routine. Some people may even get their blood pressure checked when they visit the dentist. To understand the significance of…

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What is Long COVID?

Lady with mask has Long COVID

What happens when COVID-19 symptoms seem to never go away? The introduction of COVID-19 may have seemed like a while ago, however, there are new discoveries made every day about it. Although it may seem like old news, there is still plenty of uncertainty and research being done around the disease. Recently, there have been…

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TOPEKA ER & HOSPITAL WELCOMES EMS UNLIMITED TO EXPAND AMBULANCE SERVICE

Topeka ER & Hospital Welcomes EMS Unlimited

Contact: Jami Nichols Director of Marketing jnichols@topekahospital.com 785-670-6763 TOPEKA, KANSAS March 15, 2024 — Topeka ER & Hospital is excited to welcome EMS Unlimited to Topeka. EMS Unlimited is a veteran-owned and operated industry leader in ambulance transportation. EMS Unlimited will serve Topeka and surrounding communities with both Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support…

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Do Allergies Affect Sleep?

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Learn how to get a restful night’s sleep during allergy season. People who suffer from seasonal allergies often experience itchy eyes, a stuffy nose, and nonstop sneezing. However, a bad night’s sleep with limited rest may be an unexpected and disruptive symptom for many allergy sufferers. Unfortunately, allergies can negatively impact sleep, but there are…

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Food to Eat to Improve Your Gut Health

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Discover the best foods for gut health and why you must add them to your diet. It’s no surprise that the food you eat has a direct effect on your digestive system. However, many people do not realize what you eat is key to the proper function of your entire body. With so much information…

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Children’s Heart Health

Little girl reading EKG

Protect The Heart of The Little Ones You Love It is common for parents to be concerned about the overall health of their children, however, sometimes, things we deem as adult-only health issues may be looked over. Heart disease is not only prevalent in adults, but children may also be at risk for several heart-related…

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Food That Boosts Your Mood

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Every year, hundreds of thousands of people make it their new year goal to eat healthier. Some may choose to eat healthy for a new weight loss journey or a goal to have more energy, but many do not recognize the daily effect that healthy food has on your mood. Your mood can be influenced…

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What is a Symptom Diary and Why Do You Need One?

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Discover the benefits of keeping a symptom diary to help treat your health issues! Your body has only one way to let you know something is wrong and that is through symptoms. It is a major problem when symptoms become disruptive to your day-to-day life. Whether you are experiencing symptoms that occur at the same…

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