Articles About Health

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    AUG 17, 2016

    Ovarian Cancer: Topic Overview

      Ovarian cancer happens when cell... Read More >

    TOPICSHealthinformationlive wellOvarian Cancer

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    FEB 17, 2016

    5 reasons to get your daily dose of vitamin D

    Vitamin D: 5 reasons it’s good for you ... Read More >

    TOPICSHealthNutritionvitamin d

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    FEB 17, 2016

    Ditch these 3 drinks for healthier alternatives

    What not to drink ... Read More >


    FEB 16, 2016

    Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

    Most of the following complementary therapies aren’t considered standard treatment for PMS. But you may find that one or more of them helps to relieve some of your symptoms. In general, these treatments are safe and don’t cause bothersome side effects. Before you take any vitamin, herb, or mineral supplement, talk with your doctor or pharmacist. He or she can find out if it might interfere with other medicines you are taking. Be sure to follow the directions on the label. Don’t take more than the maximum dose. Some supplements and remedies ... Read More >

    TOPICSHealthPremenstrual SyndromeWomen

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    FEB 16, 2016

    Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

      Multiple sclerosis, often called MS, is a disease that affects the central nervous system... Read More >


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    OCT 16, 2015

    Living healthier with diabetes

    While there are certain risk factors you can’t change, like your family history, knowing your risks for diabetes lets you decide what’s best for your health. ... Read More >

    TOPICSBetter LivingDiabetesEducationHealthNutritionPractice Wellness

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    OCT 16, 2015

    Alzheimer’s disease

    Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of mental decline, or dementia. But dementia also has many other causes. For more information, see the topic Dementia.   What is Alzheimer’s disease?   Alzheimer’s disease damages the ... Read More >


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    SEP 29, 2015

    HIV testing: Play it safe

    You don’t have any symptoms. You haven’t been involved with anyone who has HIV or AIDS. You feel healthy. So why take the HIV antibody test?   Because HIV can be tricky. Someone can be infected with HIV without even knowing it. Unfort... Read More >

    TOPICSHealthPractice Wellnessprevention

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    SEP 29, 2015

    Arthritis and joint pain

    Most people have had some pain and stiffness from overusing muscles and joints. But arthritis means ongoing joint aches, stiffness, or swelling that cause chronic pain.  ... Read More >

    TOPICSEducationHealthPractice Wellness

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    SEP 14, 2015

    Make today delightfully adventurous

    When you take preventive measures — like wearing the right protective gear for your sport, buckling your seat belt, and wearing sunscreen — you worry less when you set out on your next adventure. ... Read More >

    TOPICSBetter LivingFluHealthprevention