Checkup Newsroom (Chicken pox)

2016
August
01,
2016
| 09:50 PM America/Chicago
Let’s get real and talk about varicella (chickenpox). I feel like varicella is a severely underestimated virus. Most people our age had a mild version of chickenpox as a child, I had it at age 10, and that was that. We weren’t educated about the comp...
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2015
December
15,
2015
| 04:34 PM America/Chicago
Generally Child Protective Services is called to a home because someone notices bruising on a child or hears a story in which a witness suspects that a child is being abused. Last week, a Plano CPS agent responded to a different type of call after...
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2014
December
16,
2014
| 04:14 PM America/Chicago
Breaking news concerning the weirdest week in celebrity-infectious disease history:Peyton Manning helped lead the Broncos to victory despite suffering from a flu-like illness.Sidney Crosby and multiple other National Hockey League stars have been dia...
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