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WebLearn to spot the signs. Stroke signs are balance, eyes, face, arms, speech, and time. B.E.F.A.S.T. helps identify the early warning signs of stroke.

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Ohio State Health & Discovery

WebOhio State Health & Discovery is your source for health, wellness, innovation, research and science news from the experts at Ohio State.

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How we can get tetanus

WebTetanus bacteria can infect any opening in the skin The bacteria is common. It can be found in dust, soil, saliva, feces and yes – rusty nails.

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Should I carry Narcan

WebWhen given in time, naloxone can save a life. The nasal-spray drug, also known by the brand name Narcan, can temporarily reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, blocking …

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What’s a dangerous heart rate

WebAbnormal heart rhythms could be a concern Your heart’s rhythm is one indicator of heart health. It could be regular, irregular, fast or slow.

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Health questions to ask your mom

WebNine questions every woman should ask her mom. One way to reach your best health as a woman is to prepare for what might be in your future, and one of the best ways to do that …

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Problems in treating stroke

WebDr. Shahid Nimjee has devoted his lifes work to finding a better treatment for stroke patients. Learn more about his work at Ohio State Medical Center.

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Climate change causing longer, more severe allergy seasons

WebAllergy symptoms are beginning sooner and lasting longer. Allergy experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center attribute these changes to the warming climate …

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6 Tips for Campfire Safety

WebThere is nothing like a campfire during the summer, but safety is key to avoiding injuries and disasters. Learn more about campfire safety and the do’s and don’ts.

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Do neti pots work

WebNeti pots or other nasal irrigation, such as squeeze bottles, send a mixture of sterile water* and salt flowing through. one nostril and out the other. *Never use tap water with nasal …

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What causes that nighttime cough

WebDealing with a persistent nighttime cough can be quite bothersome. The experts at The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center have identified two common causes of this issue. …

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How to choose the best ready-made foods

WebAim for350-500 calories. Many pre-made meals can be over 800 calories (too high for most people); some are less than 200 (barely enough for a snack). A woman emptying a salad …

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5 Breast cancer lesser-known symptoms

WebWhile a majority of adults (93%) recognize a lump as one of the more common signs of breast cancer, there are actually a number of breast changes that could indicate early …

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Out of shape or exercise induced asthma

WebDuring physical activity, some athletes experience symptoms like shortness of breath, which often indicates exercise-induced asthma. A study at Ohio State University Wexner …

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5-ingredient cool treat

WebThe zero-fat Greek yogurt is packed with protein, and with fruit rich in vitamins and minerals, this five-ingredient treat can keep kids and grownups alike feeling full and energized. …

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