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Living with asthma can be challenging, and we are here to support you. Our staff will provide members with tools for personalized asthma management.
Behavioral health encompasses a wide range of emotions, actions and interactions. Learn to identify common signs and explore effective strategies.
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is a virus that attacks the immune system and weakens the body. It may cause flu-like symptoms. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) develops when HIV has caused serious damage to the immune system and is a result of the continued infection. Equip yourself with knowledge to navigate the challenges of living with or supporting those with HIV and AIDS.Read More
Obesity is a buildup of body fat. It is measured by the height and weight of a child. A child is considered overweight if they have a BMI greater than 85th percentile and less than the 95th percentile of their weight. The treatment for obesity in a child involves a change in diet and exercise.Read More
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are infectious diseases that spread from person to person through intimate contact. STDs can affect males and females of all ages and backgrounds who are having sex. Awareness is the first step toward protection.Read More
Drug abuse can have a major impact on your teen’s life. Teenagers who experiment with drugs put their health and safety at risk. Help prevent drug abuse by talking to your teen about the consequences of using drugs and the importance of making healthy choices.Read More
Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease. It is caused by a bacterium that usually affects the lungs. It can attack any part of the body, such as the kidney, spine and brain. TB is spread through the air from one person to another. If not treated properly, TB can be fatal.Read More
Zika is a virus that is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito or sexual contact with an infected partner. It can cause birth defects if a woman gets the virus during her pregnancy.Read More