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What You Need to Know about Newborns and Herpes Simplex Virus Risk - Virtua Article

What You Need to Know about Newborns and HSV Risk

If a newborn is infected with HSV, a strain of herpes, early treatment can decrease the risk of life-threatening complications. Learn the symptoms and how to keep babies safe.

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How Does Addiction Work and Can You Prevent It? - Virtua Article

How Does Addiction Work and Can You Prevent It?

Substance use disorder, known as addiction, is a brain disease, not a lack of willpower to quit using harmful substances. Learn about the warning signs and available help.

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Prevent and REVERSE Heart Disease with a Plant-Based Diet - Virtua Article

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease with a Plant-Based Diet

A plant-based diet is the only diet proven to prevent and reverse heart disease. Learn about the benefits and how Virtua can help you make the switch.

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Weigh the Pros and Cons of Gastric Bypass Surgery - Virtua Article

Weigh the Pros and Cons of Gastric Bypass Surgery

If you're considering weight-loss surgery options, here's what you need to know about the weight-loss benefits, as well as the complication risks, of gastric bypass surgery.

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Stuffed Potato Skins Recipe

Recipe - Stuffed Potato Skins with Roasted Chicken

Assemble these tasty potato skins with salsa and sour cream ahead of time for a big game or just about anytime.

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New Year’s Resolutions for Breastfeeding Mothers

Many people make resolutions to better themselves. Some make resolutions to aid others. For a new mother who is breastfeeding, the new year presents an opportunity to do both.

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New Parents and Setting Rules for Visitors - Virtua Article

New Parents and Setting Rules for Visitors

Balancing the needs of a new mom and baby with loved ones wanting to visit can be a challenge. Learn how to set appropriate boundaries.

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When Is It Back Pain, and When Is It Something More? - Virtua Article

When Is It Back Pain, and When Is It Something More?

Back pain may be brought on by an injury or wear and tear over time. But it also could be caused by a serious injury or disease. Why early treatment is the best option.

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The 10 Most-Read Articles of 2017

The 10 Most-Read Articles of 2017

Abnormal Pap smear panic. Alcohol and IBS. Exercising yourself off blood pressure medication. See all the top articles of 2017.

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What Causes Food Addiction and What Are the Signs?

What Causes Food Addiction and What Are the Signs?

People with food addiction struggle every day with a loss of control or inability to stop eating certain foods. Understanding the causes and signs can help lower your risk.

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Reduce Concussion Risk During Everyday Activities

Reduce Concussion Risk During Everyday Activities

Many concussions occur during everyday activities. While it’s impossible to prevent concussions completely, you can lower your risk by following general safety guidelines.

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Meet Dr. Gregg Baranski - Virtua

Meet Dr. Gregg Baranski

Dr. Gregg Baranski specializes in the treatment of colon and rectal diseases such as hemorrhoids, diverticular disease and colon and rectal cancers.

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The Best Hemorrhoid Treatment is Early Treatment

Hemorrhoids are a problem not many people want to talk about. In fact, some may even avoid seeking professional help because of embarrassment. Learn about the treatments.

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What You Need to Know Before You Go Vegetarian or Vegan - Virtua Article

What You Need to Know Before You Go Vegetarian or Vegan

Becoming a vegetarian or vegan is a lifestyle choice that has valuable health benefits. Here are a few important things to consider before changing your diet.

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Help Your Child Avoid Overuse Injuries in Youth Sports - Virtua Article

How to Help Your Child Avoid Overuse Injuries in Youth Sports

As children’s athletic activities become increasingly competitive, it’s important for parents, doctors and coaches to work together to help young athletes avoid overuse injuries.

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