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Your life is an amazing journey, and our purpose is to guide you to health, heal you from sickness or injury, support your recovery and celebrate health in all forms. Here you'll find healthy resources, tips and inspiring stories so you can continue to be amazing.

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Sleep is a very complex subject, but it is vital to the success of our daily lives and anything that alters it can have a profound impact.

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Bacteria and Viruses: What’s the Difference?

Bacterial and viral infections have many things in common. Both types of infections are caused by microbes (bacteria and viruses) and are spread by things such as coughing and sneezing, contact with infected people, surfaces, food, water, pets, livestock, or insects such as fleas and ticks.

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Heel Pain? Quick Tips from Dr. Devon Ballard.

Increased your runs and now you have that ache in the back of your leg or just above the heel?  Dr. Devon Ballard with Sherwood Family Medical Center has some advice. 

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What You Need to Know About Tick-Related Illnesses

Ticks are a part of outdoor life in Arkansas, and sometimes, a tick bite can lead to illness. Read on for what you need to know about tick-related illnesses.

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The Best Way to Treat a Burn

Warmer weather is a time for the lake, campfires, fireworks, bonfires, cookouts, and fire pits! With all these fun activities, there is always the possibility of an unwelcome accident -- burns. Here is some helpful information to keep your summer safe.

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Insect Sting Prevention & Treatment

Insect stings and bites are an expected summertime nuisance, causing temporary discomfort and pain, but no serious or lasting health problems. However, they can cause infections that require treatment and allergic reactions that can be serious, even fatal.

 

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Taking the Baptist Health Mission Beyond Hospital Walls

Community outreach is an important part of the Baptist Health 2020 Strategic Plan because serving more Arkansans, improving the health of communities, partnering with community organizations, and expanding the healing ministry are important components of delivering on Baptist Health’s mission and belief.

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Prescription vs. Over-the-Counter Medication

From disease management to pain relief to illness prevention, modern-day medicines provide solutions through two types of drugs, prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) – and it’s important to know the difference.

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All About Arthritis

While arthritis can’t always be prevented, there are measures you can take to prevent or delay the onset of arthritis, as well as ways to manage your pain if you already have the condition. 

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6 Ways to Manage Your Spring Allergies

Allergy season can be tough, but by taking a few precautions, you can still enjoy our beautiful spring weather.

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