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  • An Update on the Measles Outbreak in the US April 29, 2019

    What are the newest guidelines for measles vaccinations?

    • Adults with no evidence of immunity should get 1 dose of MMR. Immunity is defined as documented receipt of 1 dose, or 2 doses, 4 weeks apart if high risk, of live measles virus-containing vaccine, laboratory ...
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  • 4 Signs You’re Eating Too Little When Trying to Lose Weight April 25, 2019

    4 Signs You’re Eating Too Little When Trying to Lose Weight - Family healthcare of fairfaxWhile it may seem counter-intuitive, cutting too many calories from your diet when trying to lose weight ...

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  • Spring Training April 2, 2019

    Quadricep, hamstring, calf stretch

    Spring Training: Ramping Up after a Long, Sedentary Winter

    Whether you went into hibernation as the result of a record cold winter season or took time off from your usual exercise routine because of a busy schedule or illness, ...

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  • Spring Fitness April 2, 2019

    Ramping Up your Sprint Fitness after a Long, Sedentary Winter

    Whether you went into hibernation as the result of a record cold winter season, or took time off from your usual exercise routine because ...

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  • Medical Marijuana Myths April 2, 2019

    Smoking Out the Myths: Medical Marijuana

    Does medical marijuana offer a solution to treating epilepsy, chronic pain, anxiety and neurogenerative diseases? Or is it an untested, potentially unsafe treatment that will eventually turn out ...

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  • Medical Marijuana Myths April 2, 2019

    Medical Marijuana Myths

    Smoking Out the Myths: Medical Marijuana

    Does medical marijuana offer a solution to treating epilepsy, chronic pain, anxiety and neurogenerative diseases? Or is it an untested, potentially unsafe treatment that will eventually ...

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  • Adult ADD April 2, 2019

    Attention Please: ADD/ADHD is Not Just a Childhood Condition

    In the 21stcentury, it’s standard procedure to test unfocused, impulsive and restless children who struggle to achieve in school for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and ...

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  • Adult ADD April 2, 2019

    Adult ADD

    Attention Please: ADD/ADHD is Not Just a Childhood Condition

    In the 21stcentury, it’s standard procedure to test unfocused, impulsive and restless children who struggle to achieve in school for Attention Deficit Disorder (Continue Reading

  • Healthy Habits For Life: 10 Tips For Better Nutrition and Weight Loss March 8, 2019

    10 Tips For Better Nutrition and Weight Loss - Family Healthcare of FairfaxWeight loss isn’t about a quick fix or detox, it’s about creating ...

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  • 3 Benefits of Cutting Back on Artificial Sweeteners March 8, 2019

    3 Benefits of Cutting Back on Artificial Sweeteners - Family Healthcare of FairfaxThe message for us to cut back on sugar is loud and clear. The average American eats more than 70 pounds of ...

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