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Sports Physicals Dec 23rd, 2019

Why Does My Child Athlete Need a Sports Physical? Here are my top 4 main objectives in performing sports physicals. Why does my child athlete require a sports physical? This question may seem self-explanatory but its importance lies mainly in the safety of the athlete. Many parents do not really...

Cheilitis (Chapped Lips) Dec 19th, 2019

Chapped lips, or cheilitis simplex, is inflammation of the lips or the skin around the lips. One of the more common causes of chapped lips can be attributed to dryness (chapping) or excessive exposure to the sun. Dryness and sun exposure could result in rapid drying of the lips and...