Health Columns - Albuquerque Journal
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Avoiding JUNCS key in helping avoid obesity
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JUNCS is an acronym for: junk ... JUNCS is an acronym for: junk food; ultra-processed foods; nutritionally inappropriate foods; caffeinated/colored/carbonated foods/beverages; and sugar-sweetened beverages.
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COVID vaccine recommended for pregnant women
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Q : What are the risks ... Q : What are the risks of getting COVID while pregnant?A: ...
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Keeping an eye on child obesity
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In the last column we discussed ... In the last column we discussed what is BMI and how is it calculated. We also discussed that the ran ...
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Communication is key with kids after a tragedy
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Q: There have been so many ... Q: There have been so many acts of violence, tragedies and hardships lately. How do I talk to my ...
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Keeping tabs on BMI can help monitor if your ...
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Body Mass Index, or BMI for ... Body Mass Index, or BMI for short, has been used for many decades as a means to determine body fat.
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It's dangerous for infants to consume honey
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It is still the clear recommendation ... It is still the clear recommendation of the American Academy of Pediatrics to avoid feeding honey to children under age 12 months of age.
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ADHD is common among children
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Q: I just had my daughter's ... Q: I just had my daughter's parent teacher conference and her teacher is concerned that she may have ...
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Stay informed about Abbott formula recalls
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Q: I heard that the Abbott ... Q: I heard that the Abbott milk formula that I was feeding my child is infected with a bacteria. Wha ...
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Sleep is important for a child's well-being
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Here are some tips for helping ... Here are some tips for helping them nod off