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Say Goodbye to Dry Skin

Does your smooth skin head south as soon as winter sets in? Try these tips for keeping your skin supple until the spring thaw.

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Preparing for Your Best Year of Fitness

It's a new year and a good time to assess your fitness goals. Here's a doable month-to-month plan to improve your health and fitness.

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What is Raynaud's Phenomenon?

Raynaud's phenomenon causes blood flow to temporarily slow to your fingers, toes, and ears. It typically occurs in cold weather.

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Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.
Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.
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You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.
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    Answer this one: In which situation(s) should you call an ambulance instead of driving to the hospital emergency department?

    Drinking can be an expensive habit. While you may not notice a dollar here or two dollars there, consider how much you spend per week and per year on alcohol.

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    Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. It is the leading cause of death in the United States in both men and women. Determine your risk for developing CAD using this assessment tool.

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      You may need a pacemaker if you have an abnormal heartbeat. To understand how a pacemaker works, watch this video. It will also help you learn how to care for and live with your pacemaker.

      People who have schizophrenia or bipolar disorder appear to have more than a two-fold higher risk for cancer.

         

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