Monthly Archives: February 2012

Spring Skin

The school year is more than half over and spring promises the prom. Now is the time to get ahead of acne. Any changes in your acne regimen, prescription or nonprescription, takes at least 6 weeks to take effect. Start … Continue reading

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Cruising Contra Costa with Norovirus

Norovirus is here. Known for infecting—and reinfecting—cruise ships, this nasty actor causes profound vomiting and diarrhea. Onset is often abrupt and symptoms can last for 1 to 2 days or longer. The virus is highly contagious: it’s important to wash … Continue reading

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Recommend this post about kids and homework from Kristen Stuppy, MD that’s here.

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Ground Hog Day

While the weather-predicting accuracy of the ground hog may be disputed, the recipe that comes with the cookie cutters from Punxsutawney Phil’s Official Souvenirs is pretty tasty. More cake-like than most gingerbread cookies. Get the kids outside for a good … Continue reading

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