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Immunization: Give Your Child A Great Start In Life!

At Mary’s Center, we love children, and we want to see them happy and healthy. Vaccines play an important part in child health. In commemoration of National Infant Immunization Week (April 22 - April 29, 2017), one of our pediatricians, Dr. Christian Cornejo, answers some common questions about vaccinations.

How's your blood pressure?

Need a primer on blood pressure? Read this quick and easy-to-understand explanation from Mary’s Center’s Chief Nursing Officer, Dara Koppelman.

Reduce Your Risk of Colorectal Cancer!

(Above: Mary's Center staff members wearing blue to raise awareness about colorectal cancer)

Sixty percent of colorectal cancer cases can be avoided. Try these tips from Mary’s Center’s Health Promotion team to help reduce your risk. Let the end of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month this March be the beginning of a healthy future for you and your family!

Tips to Spring Clean Your Diet

Spring is a great time to adopt some new habits and set yourself on the path to a long and healthy life!

Asthma in Kids

By Cheryl Focht, MD, FAAP

Asthma in kids is a very common problem, not only here in the city, but in the United States in general, unfortunately.

Asthma is a spectrum of diseases, from kids who only cough when they run around, when they get sick or during certain seasons, to kids who cough all the time and need to take medication every day, and kids who may need to be admitted to the hospital sometimes to get stronger medication to get their asthma under control.

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