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Piedmont Health Library
Your Complete Guide to Being Well and Staying Healthy

Welcome to our Health Library, your single source for a wide range of expert health and wellness topics. At Piedmont, we believe it’s always time to get better, so this resource will allow you to search in-depth information on illness and diseases including symptoms, diagnoses and treatments.   Plus, get access to tips and up-to-date Health News to help you and your family stay well. You can even connect with Piedmont doctors and services that can help you along the way. The information – and the experts – you need, all in one place to get better and stay healthy.

Health Tip of the Day

Focus on Creative Toys

Avoid computer games or battery-operated toys for children under age 7. Young children's play should focus on make-believe, which develops their creative-thinking skills, according to Diane Levin, Ph.D., professor of education at Wheelock College in Boston. Dolls that represent television characters, for instance, teach imitation, not creativity.