HealthLeader

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A Miraculous Journey: David’s growth from frailest baby to fledgling baseball player

At 10 months old and weighing just 10 pounds, David was so weak and behind in development that he couldn’t even sit up. But now the bubbly 4-year-old is growing fast and thriving. In fact, the big Houston Astros fan is already swinging baseball bats, and he even has a mean left-handed pitch....

The Reality of Hypochondria: The not-so funny side of the disorder you’ve seen portrayed on screen

We love to laugh at the geeky, constantly sniffling, hand-wringing hypochondriac portrayed on TV and in movies....

Wanting to Help: Taking action when you fear someone is dealing with mental illness

“Know-it-all.” “Bossy.”  “Intrusive.” 

It...