Healthy Teeth, Healthy Kids

Happy Valentine’s Day from MedlinePlus

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February 13, 2019

MedlinePlus Valentine.  I want tibia your Valentine.  Cartoon of dog with a tibia in its mouth.

Shakespeare’s Medical Encyclopedia

Tibia, or not tibia, that is the question:
Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer,
Or use the Medical Encyclopedia.
Articles on tests, disease symptoms, and injuries.
A library of illustrations and medical photographs,
Are found within.

Rose Hip

Found within the traditional Valentine’s Day gift of a dozen roses, rose hip is the round portion of the flower just below the petals and contains the seeds of the rose plant. Dried rose hip and the seeds are used together to make medicine. In foods and in manufacturing, rose hip is used for tea, jam, soup, and as a natural source of vitamin C.

Is Chocolate Good for You?

Chocolate is thought to lower blood pressure. If you’re a chocolate lover, go for darker and check the total calories. White and milk chocolate don’t give the same benefit.

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Kids

Healthy teeth are important to your child’s overall health. From the time your child is born, there are things you can do to promote healthy teeth and prevent cavities.

Learn more about child dental health and how forming good habits at a young age can help your child have healthy teeth for life.

How Does Fluoride Work?

Fluoride helps to strengthen teeth and prevent cavities. Learn more about how fluoride works to prevent tooth decay.

Cocoa-Spiced Beef Tenderloin with Pineapple Salsa

Latin American flavors come alive in this Cocoa-Spiced Beef Tenderloinrecipe! The pineapple salsa adds a sweet splash to this delicious dish.