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Are Opioids Safe For Young Injured Athletes?
Fitness & Exercise

Are Opioids Safe For Young Injured Athletes?

Over-the-counter medications may be the best option in most cases.

Everything You Need to Know About the Flu
Infectious DiseaseYour Family's Health

Everything You Need to Know About the Flu

Take steps to prevent the flu and minimize symptoms when you’re infected.

It’s a Female Thing: Unique Heart Disease Warning Signs
Seven Tips to Increase Your Willpower
Emotional Health

Seven Tips to Increase Your Willpower

Planning ahead and avoiding temptation are good ways to start.

Is the Weather Literally Giving You a Headache?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthHeads UpHeadaches

Is the Weather Literally Giving You a Headache?

Genetics may make you more susceptible to weather-triggered headaches.

Kidney Stone Pain? Changing Your Diet Can Help
Diet & Nutrition

Kidney Stone Pain? Changing Your Diet Can Help

Eat right and kick kidney stone pain to the curb.

Is Your Balance Out Of Whack? Try Vestibular Rehab
Heads Up

Is Your Balance Out Of Whack? Try Vestibular Rehab

Dizziness and vertigo can throw you for a loop. This therapy can help.

Statins: High Power Against High Cholesterol
Keeping Score: Headed for a Heart Attack?
Heart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

Keeping Score: Headed for a Heart Attack?

Find out with calcium scoring. It’s quick and painless.

How Obesity Raises Heart Attack Risk
DiabetesHeart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

How Obesity Raises Heart Attack Risk

Weight control puts better heart health within your reach.

Fact or Fiction? Top 10 Myths about Heart Disease
Heart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

Fact or Fiction? Top 10 Myths about Heart Disease

When you know the truth, you can make changes for your heart health.

10 Heart Attack Warning Signs That May Surprise You
Heart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

10 Heart Attack Warning Signs That May Surprise You

Think you really know the signs of a heart attack? Some of them may surprise you, especially if you’re a woman.

One Small Gland Can Disrupt Baby-making Plans
Still Trying? It May Be Time for Fertility Testing
Getting Pregnant

Still Trying? It May Be Time for Fertility Testing

Tried-and-true can leave you tired and blue.

A Safe “Nighty-Night” for Twins (and Other Multiples)
Baby CareSafe Baby

A Safe “Nighty-Night” for Twins (and Other Multiples)

A safe night’s sleep starts with having separate beds for your babies.

Sling Safety for Baby and You
Baby CareSafe Baby

Sling Safety for Baby and You

Safe babywearing starts with these easy tips.

The Best Gifts for a Safe Sleep Baby Shower
Baby CareSafe Baby

The Best Gifts for a Safe Sleep Baby Shower

Follow these do’s and don’ts when putting together your shopping list for the newborn.

To Lower Your Dementia Risk, Rev Up Your Workouts
Fitness & ExerciseHeads Up

To Lower Your Dementia Risk, Rev Up Your Workouts

Highly fit women are nearly 90 percent less likely to develop dementia.

Do You Need an Asthma Action Plan?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

Do You Need an Asthma Action Plan?

You know what to do when you have an asthma flare-up, but do those around you?

POI Could Be Why You’re Not Getting Pregnant
Getting PregnantInfertilityThyroid Health

POI Could Be Why You’re Not Getting Pregnant

Learn how Primary Ovary Insufficiency reduces fertility

A Midwife Might Be Right for You
Baby on the WayLabor and Delivery

A Midwife Might Be Right for You

What do you know about this life-long health partner?

New Guidelines: Don’t Wait to Manage Cholesterol
Heart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

New Guidelines: Don’t Wait to Manage Cholesterol

Take steps now to improve your heart health for a lifetime.

HPV Vaccine Now Approved for Adults 27 to 45
Infectious DiseaseCancerGynecologic Cancer

HPV Vaccine Now Approved for Adults 27 to 45

Now’s your chance to get protection if you’re in this age group.

What You Can Do About Essential Tremor
Heads Up

What You Can Do About Essential Tremor

You have options that can significantly reduce the shaking.

No One Likes the Time Change
SleepYour Family's Health

No One Likes the Time Change

Daylight Savings Time: How to deal with what we love to hate.

That Summertime Itch: Poison Ivy and Its Relatives
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthSkin Care

That Summertime Itch: Poison Ivy and Its Relatives

To dodge the itch, learn how to recognize and avoid poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac.

How to Battle Sitting, the New Smoking
Fitness & Exercise

How to Battle Sitting, the New Smoking

Don’t let a desk job stop you from getting active to stay strong and de-stress.

Weaken the Hold of Osteoarthritis Pain and Strengthen Your Quality of Life
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritisMedications

Weaken the Hold of Osteoarthritis Pain and Strengthen Your Quality of Life

Osteoarthritis may not be curable, but your doctor can help you find relief from its grip.

How and Why to Strengthen Your Core
Fitness & Exercise

How and Why to Strengthen Your Core

Improve your fitness and avoid injuries by building strong core muscles.

Aspirin a Day? Know the Risks, Benefits
CancerHeart & Vascular HealthVascular HealthColorectal CancerHeart HealthMedications

Aspirin a Day? Know the Risks, Benefits

Your doctor can advise if aspirin can help you prevent stroke or heart attack.

Exercise and Sleep: Timing Is Everything
Fitness & ExerciseSleep

Exercise and Sleep: Timing Is Everything

Can’t sleep? Try working out — at just the right time.

Is Breast Reconstruction Right for You?
CancerBreast Cancer

Is Breast Reconstruction Right for You?

Restoring a natural look is the goal for many women.

A Simple Snore or Something More? Sleep Apnea and Snoring
10 Strategies for Better Sleep
Sleep

10 Strategies for Better Sleep

Try these tips to get to sleep and stay asleep.

Speaking Up About Laryngitis
Heads Up

Speaking Up About Laryngitis

When you can’t talk, here’s what you can do.

Multiple Sclerosis: Hard Facts and Good News
Heads Up

Multiple Sclerosis: Hard Facts and Good News

Early treatment and follow-up care can improve MS outlook.

Think Epilepsy Is a Mental Illness? Think Again
Heads Up

Think Epilepsy Is a Mental Illness? Think Again

Seizures and medication side effects may contribute to the confusion.

Mucus and Phlegm: Barometers of Your Health
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Mucus and Phlegm: Barometers of Your Health

Icky? Yes! Critical to your good health? Absolutely yes!

When Are Post-Workout Aches More Than a Pain?
Fitness & Exercise

When Are Post-Workout Aches More Than a Pain?

Are you “feeling the burn” too long after your workout? Beware of rhabdomyolysis.

Put Workplace Wellness to Work for You
Fitness & Exercise

Put Workplace Wellness to Work for You

Find out how your employer’s wellness program can help you enjoy a healthier life.

Don’t Lose Sleep Over Allergies
SleepAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAllergies

Don’t Lose Sleep Over Allergies

Stuffy noses can lead to serious sleep issues.

What You Need to Know About Managing Your Diabetes with Insulin
Diabetes

What You Need to Know About Managing Your Diabetes with Insulin

Injection or pump? Learn which may work best for you.

Coming to Terms with Anxiety
Emotional HealthAnxiety

Coming to Terms with Anxiety

Are you paralyzed by anxiety?

8 Tips for Talking to Kids About School Shootings
Emotional Health

8 Tips for Talking to Kids About School Shootings

Open the conversation and ease their fears.

Genetic Carrier Testing: 11 Questions You Need to Ask
Getting Pregnant

Genetic Carrier Testing: 11 Questions You Need to Ask

Is your baby at risk for a genetic disorder?

Does Alkaline Water Deserve the Buzz?
Diet & NutritionFitness & Exercise

Does Alkaline Water Deserve the Buzz?

Is it really better than other types of water?

Change the Course with ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment
How to Beat Metabolic Syndrome
Heart & Vascular HealthUniquely FemaleStrokeHeart HealthMenopause

How to Beat Metabolic Syndrome

Avoid heart attack and stroke with healthy lifestyle choices. Your heart will thank you!

Is It Anxiety Disorder?
Emotional HealthAnxiety

Is It Anxiety Disorder?

Get important clues from how your fear affects your life.

How Do I Know if My Anxiety is Normal?
Emotional HealthAnxiety

How Do I Know if My Anxiety is Normal?

The difference is in your ability to keep functioning.

Which Is Better, Sugar or Sugar Substitutes? It’s Complicated
Diet & NutritionDiabetes

Which Is Better, Sugar or Sugar Substitutes? It’s Complicated

Are sugar substitutes a healthy alternative to real sugar, or are you just trading one vice for another?

‘Worst Headache’: When It’s Time for Emergency Care
Heads UpHeadaches

‘Worst Headache’: When It’s Time for Emergency Care

For your life’s sake, know and heed the signs of a burst brain aneurysm.

Under 45? Stroke Can Happen to You
Stroke

Under 45? Stroke Can Happen to You

Think you’re too young to have a stroke? Think again.

Keep the Beat and Prevent Strokes
Heart & Vascular HealthStrokeHeart Health

Keep the Beat and Prevent Strokes

What you need to know about atrial fibrillation (A-Fib) and lowering your risk for stroke.

Learn How to Reduce Your Stroke Risk
Stroke

Learn How to Reduce Your Stroke Risk

Managing your health and making lifestyle changes can pay off.

Arteriovenous Malformation: Stroke of Bad Luck?
Stroke

Arteriovenous Malformation: Stroke of Bad Luck?

This tangled web of blood vessels is treatable.

Control Stress, Control Your Stroke Risk
StrokeStress

Control Stress, Control Your Stroke Risk

Take care of yourself so you can take care of those who count on you.

Go for the Flow to Prevent Clogged Neck Arteries and Stroke
The Itch ‘Down There’: Vaginal Yeast Infections
Uniquely FemaleBladder & Pelvic Health

The Itch ‘Down There’: Vaginal Yeast Infections

Get answers to 6 questions about this common but very bothersome condition.

Volunteering: Give – and Receive the Gift of Health
Drug Allergy or Side Effect? Why You Need to Know
Straight Talk About ALS
Heads UpBrain Health

Straight Talk About ALS

Research continues to find a cure.

Keep Your Nails Looking Good – and Healthy
Skin Care

Keep Your Nails Looking Good – and Healthy

At home and at the salon, it pays to follow these tips.

How to Read Food Labels: Bite by Bite
Diet & Nutrition

How to Read Food Labels: Bite by Bite

Make healthier food choices by taking food labels one bite at a time.

Ups and Downs of a Ketogenic Diet
Heart & Vascular Health

Ups and Downs of a Ketogenic Diet

Why drastically reducing carbs is not the most effective solution to weight loss and cholesterol-lowering.

Why Being a Woman Raises ACL Risk
Fitness & ExerciseBone & Joint Health

Why Being a Woman Raises ACL Risk

And here’s what you can do to protect your knees.

For Breast Cancer, Your Best Defense is Finding It Early
CancerBreast Cancer

For Breast Cancer, Your Best Defense is Finding It Early

Put the odds in your favor with regular screenings.

Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?
CancerBreast CancerGynecologic Cancer

Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?

Learn the risk factors you can change — and those you can’t.

Making Some “Me” Time: Tips for De-stressing
Emotional HealthYour Family's HealthStress

Making Some “Me” Time: Tips for De-stressing

Use these stress-busting techniques to stop stress from getting the best of you.

When BRCA Genes Make Trouble
CancerBreast CancerGynecologic Cancer

When BRCA Genes Make Trouble

Mom had breast cancer. Should I be tested?

Setting the Stage for Breast Cancer Treatment
CancerBreast Cancer

Setting the Stage for Breast Cancer Treatment

Understand how the cancer stage affects treatment and survival.

Knowledge is Power: Know Your Breast Cancer Type
CancerBreast Cancer

Knowledge is Power: Know Your Breast Cancer Type

What type of breast cancer is it? The answer is under a microscope.

Do Implants Increase Breast Cancer Risk?
CancerBreast Cancer

Do Implants Increase Breast Cancer Risk?

Get the facts before you opt for breast enlargement.

What’s the Buzz on Caffeine and Heart Health?
Diet & NutritionHeart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

What’s the Buzz on Caffeine and Heart Health?

The best advice? Caffeine in moderation — and check with your doctor

When Cancer Spreads to the Lungs: What to Know
CancerBreast CancerLung Cancer

When Cancer Spreads to the Lungs: What to Know

Learn how it’s discovered and how it’s treated.

Should I Worry About Breast Calcifications?
CancerBreast Cancer

Should I Worry About Breast Calcifications?

If you’re 50 or older, chances are 50-50 you’ll get breast calcifications.

Taking a Pregnancy Test? Here’s How to Ace It
Getting PregnantInfertility

Taking a Pregnancy Test? Here’s How to Ace It

The suspense can be real! Make sure the results are, too.

Painful Sex? Vaginismus Could Be the Culprit
Uniquely FemaleBladder & Pelvic Health

Painful Sex? Vaginismus Could Be the Culprit

Consult your doctor about help to relieve your pain.

Expired Medicine: Why, When and How to Pitch It
Your Family's HealthMedications

Expired Medicine: Why, When and How to Pitch It

Don’t put your health at risk by taking medicine past its prime.

Like Muscles, You Can Strengthen Resilience
Emotional HealthStress

Like Muscles, You Can Strengthen Resilience

Learn how to get past difficult situations – and how to help your children build resilience.

Could Some Protein Powders be Hazardous to Your Health?
The Risk and Treatment of Head and Neck Cancers
Cancer

The Risk and Treatment of Head and Neck Cancers

Smoking and drinking alcohol pose the greatest risks.

Peanuts for Your ‘Peanut’ May Prevent Allergies
Memory Lost…and Found!
Heads UpBrain Health

Memory Lost…and Found!

Can my memory be restored?

Keep an Eye on It! Vision Care With Diabetes
DiabetesEye Health

Keep an Eye on It! Vision Care With Diabetes

Don’t let hindsight be the only thing that is 20/20.

How to Know if You Have Seasonal Allergies
Oral Meds Can Give You an Edge in Managing Diabetes
DiabetesMedications

Oral Meds Can Give You an Edge in Managing Diabetes

If diet and exercise aren’t enough to control your type 2 diabetes.

Natural? Prescription? 5 Treatment Options for Menopause Relief
CancerUniquely FemaleColorectal CancerMenopauseMedications

Natural? Prescription? 5 Treatment Options for Menopause Relief

Had enough of hot flashes and sleepless nights? Consider these natural and prescription treatments.

Killing the Pain: Choices and Risks of Headache Drugs
Heads UpHeadachesMedications

Killing the Pain: Choices and Risks of Headache Drugs

How much? How little? What kind? Headache medicines require careful consideration.

Just What the Doctor Ordered: Take Your Meds as Prescribed
Your Family's HealthMedications

Just What the Doctor Ordered: Take Your Meds as Prescribed

Take the right dose, at the right time, for as long as your doctor recommends.

Are Osteoarthritis Supplements Safe and Effective? That Depends…
Birth Defects: Know the Facts
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Birth Defects: Know the Facts

Learn how to lower your risk and how genetic counseling can help.

Know Your Options for Colorectal Cancer Treatment
CancerColorectal Cancer

Know Your Options for Colorectal Cancer Treatment

Personalized treatments are available to you and your doctor.

How Meditation Benefits Both Your Mind AND Body
Emotional HealthHeads UpStressBrain Health

How Meditation Benefits Both Your Mind AND Body

Start reaping the rewards of calm and relaxation today.

Stay Healthy and Energized During Cancer Treatment
It Takes a Village: Breast Cancer Resources for You
CancerBreast Cancer

It Takes a Village: Breast Cancer Resources for You

Seek physical or emotional support near you.

Why is My Asthma Getting Worse?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthEmotional HealthStress

Why is My Asthma Getting Worse?

Why even a thunderstorm can leave you breathless.

Your Ovarian Cancer Journey: Diagnosis, Staging and Treatment
CancerGynecologic Cancer

Your Ovarian Cancer Journey: Diagnosis, Staging and Treatment

A gynecologic oncologist explains the typical process.

How Do New Blood Pressure Guidelines Affect You?
Heart & Vascular HealthHeart Health

How Do New Blood Pressure Guidelines Affect You?

They lower the definition of high blood pressure – and focus more attention on prevention.

Can You See It? Visualization in Sports
Fitness & Exercise

Can You See It? Visualization in Sports

Mental exercises and imagery can improve your athletic performance.

Older Adults and the Meniscus Tear
Bone & Joint Health

Older Adults and the Meniscus Tear

A common hazard of sports, tears also happen due to time’s wear and tear.

Keys to Understanding Parkinson’s Disease
Heads UpBrain Health

Keys to Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

Tremors, slow movements and problems with balance/walking are a few of the signs.

Illuminating the Risk of Tanning Beds
Skin Care

Illuminating the Risk of Tanning Beds

The sun vs. tanning bed: Does one put you at less risk of skin cancer?

The Risks of Diabetes That Starts During Pregnancy
DiabetesBaby on the WayPrenatal Care

The Risks of Diabetes That Starts During Pregnancy

Gestational diabetes, when not controlled, can have a lasting impact on mother’s and baby’s health.

Use Your Diet to Help Tame Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Use Your Diet to Help Tame Irritable Bowel Syndrome

A change in diet may help you manage the symptoms of IBS.

The ABCs of Hepatitis
Infectious Disease

The ABCs of Hepatitis

Knowing more about this viral disease can be good for your health.

Yes Dear, Tonight! I Have a Headache
Heads UpHeadaches

Yes Dear, Tonight! I Have a Headache

Can orgasm trigger or relieve a headache? Or both?

Need a New Knee? 5 Questions to Ask Now
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Need a New Knee? 5 Questions to Ask Now

Why you don’t need to suffer with knee pain anymore.

Workout Work-Arounds When Your Body Is Challenged
Fitness & ExerciseBone & Joint Health

Workout Work-Arounds When Your Body Is Challenged

You can benefit from exercise despite injuries or mobility issues.

Shingles: Chickenpox, Revisited
Infectious Disease

Shingles: Chickenpox, Revisited

Prevent shingles before it becomes a “pain in the rash.”

What’s Causing This Pain in My Head?
Heads UpHeadaches

What’s Causing This Pain in My Head?

Too much of some things in your life — or too little of others — may be to blame.

Your Foundation for an Asthma-Free Home
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Your Foundation for an Asthma-Free Home

Start with the floors to make your home an asthma-free oasis.

Could Poor Air Quality in Your Home Make You Sick?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Could Poor Air Quality in Your Home Make You Sick?

Stale air to animal hair can lower the quality of the air in your home.

Advance Directives Make Life Easier for Loved Ones
Your Family's Health

Advance Directives Make Life Easier for Loved Ones

Let your family know how you want to be cared for at the end of life.

Alzheimer’s Disease: Do What You Can Do
Heads UpBrain Health

Alzheimer’s Disease: Do What You Can Do

Focus on improving the quality of life.

Is Your Kid Stressed? What Every Parent Should Know
Your Family's HealthStress

Is Your Kid Stressed? What Every Parent Should Know

Has stress turned your child’s happy world upside-down?

Battling the Nasty Norovirus: 7 Questions to Ask
Infectious DiseaseYour Family's Health

Battling the Nasty Norovirus: 7 Questions to Ask

Tips on fighting back when you’re floored by the stomach bug.

Gut Reaction: Understanding Gallstones
Digestive Health

Gut Reaction: Understanding Gallstones

Know the signs of a gallbladder attack.

Living with the Roller Coaster Called Chronic Cancer
Cancer

Living with the Roller Coaster Called Chronic Cancer

How can you manage cancer that cannot be cured?

Banish the Burn! Sunburn Treatment, Truths and Prevention
Skin CareYour Family's Health

Banish the Burn! Sunburn Treatment, Truths and Prevention

Protect yourself and your kids to enjoy fun in the sun.

Look Good, Feel Better – Even With Breast Cancer
CancerSkin CareBreast Cancer

Look Good, Feel Better – Even With Breast Cancer

Feel more like yourself during treatment with these hair, skin and nail tips.

Sleep Apnea Alternatives: Beyond the CPAP Machine
Sleep

Sleep Apnea Alternatives: Beyond the CPAP Machine

CPAP is the “gold standard” for sleep apnea therapy, but it’s not for everyone.

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: What’s the Difference?
10 Exercise Tips for Safe Diabetes Control
Fitness & ExerciseDiabetes

10 Exercise Tips for Safe Diabetes Control

Get moving to help keep your blood sugar in the normal range.

Is a Lumbar Laminectomy for You?
Bone & Joint HealthBack and Spine Pain

Is a Lumbar Laminectomy for You?

It may be an option when leg and back pain get intense.

Sciatica Can Be a Pain in the Rear
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Sciatica Can Be a Pain in the Rear

How to manage shooting pain, tingling and weakness.

Planning Ahead: A Good Plan for Alzheimer’s Patients
Heads UpBrain Health

Planning Ahead: A Good Plan for Alzheimer’s Patients

The secrets to making the best of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis.

My Face is Red. Do I Have Rosacea?
Skin Care

My Face is Red. Do I Have Rosacea?

This chronic skin condition isn’t curable, but you can manage the symptoms.

New Ways to Save Your Brain During Stroke
Stroke

New Ways to Save Your Brain During Stroke

Technology comes to the rescue when every moment matters.

What Happens During a Stroke?
Stroke

What Happens During a Stroke?

A loss of blood flow to the brain can cause slight or severe damage, depending on location and duration of the stroke.

11 Ways to Discipline with Love, Not Fear
Say What? Strategies for Healthy Communication
Emotional HealthRelationship Health

Say What? Strategies for Healthy Communication

Remember: There’s more to conversation than talking.

Join the No-Phub Club: Love and Smartphones in the 21st Century
Emotional HealthRelationship Health

Join the No-Phub Club: Love and Smartphones in the 21st Century

Do your friends pay more attention to their phones than to you? You’re not alone.

Recognizing Domestic Abuse and How to Get Help
Emotional HealthRelationship Health

Recognizing Domestic Abuse and How to Get Help

I think my friend is being abused. How can I help?

5 Ways to Stand Up to Sexual Harassment
When Love Turns Ugly: Unhealthy Teen Relationships
How to Handle a Bully
Emotional HealthYour Family's HealthRelationship Health

How to Handle a Bully

Helpful strategies if your child is the victim — or the bully.

Migraines and Stroke: Is There a Link?
Heads UpStrokeHeadaches

Migraines and Stroke: Is There a Link?

Preventing migraines may reduce your long-term risk of stroke.

Surgery for Migraine Relief: Fad or Fact?
The Key to Chronic Headache Control
Heads UpHeadaches

The Key to Chronic Headache Control

There’s no quick fix to chronic headache symptoms, but you and your doctor can find solutions together.

Create a Better Blend in Your Blended Family
Anxiety: Taking Relationship Stress to a New Level
Emotional HealthAnxietyRelationship Health

Anxiety: Taking Relationship Stress to a New Level

How to dial down the tension with the people you care about.

Do These Seizures Mean Epilepsy?
Heads UpBrain Health

Do These Seizures Mean Epilepsy?

Learn what can be done for this brain disorder affecting one in 26 Americans

Your Guide to Healthy Bones at Every Age
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoporosis

Your Guide to Healthy Bones at Every Age

Think good bone health matters only for the elderly? Think again!

Surprise! That Chronic Pelvic Pain Might Be a Hernia
Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?
SleepYour Family's Health

Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?

Learn how to help your teen avoid sleep deprivation.

Whooping Cough: Is Your Whole Family Protected?
Take Fitness from Resolution to Routine
Do Compression Garments Squeeze Out Better Performance?
Fitness & Exercise

Do Compression Garments Squeeze Out Better Performance?

They can offer post-workout relief and help out at work.

Supporting Your Child in the Battle Against Bullying
How STDs Can Derail Your Pregnancy Plans
How to Spot the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide
Limit Alcohol to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk
CancerBreast Cancer

Limit Alcohol to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk

A drink a day is a good rule of thumb.

Vitamin D: A Powerhouse Nutrient
Skin Care

Vitamin D: A Powerhouse Nutrient

Get the right amount through diet, supplements and time spent in the sun.

The Sacroiliac Joint: An Often Overlooked Cause of Back Pain
Are Your Leg Veins Up to Their Uphill Job?
Heart & Vascular HealthVascular Health

Are Your Leg Veins Up to Their Uphill Job?

Learn what makes leg veins less efficient and what to do about it.

Vascular Tests Reveal the Inside Story on Blood Flow
When ‘A Pain in the Neck’ Gets Real
Bone & Joint HealthBack and Spine Pain

When ‘A Pain in the Neck’ Gets Real

Knowing what’s causing your neck pain can help you find relief.

Smoking Can Be a Pain in the Back
Bone & Joint HealthBack and Spine Pain

Smoking Can Be a Pain in the Back

Stop smoking to reduce wear on spinal disks and prevent pain.

All Together Now: Lift Safely With Coordinated Effort
Bone & Joint HealthBack and Spine Pain

All Together Now: Lift Safely With Coordinated Effort

Reduce your risk of injury by using the right technique.

The Agony of Adolescence: Coping with Teen Stress
Emotional HealthStress

The Agony of Adolescence: Coping with Teen Stress

What to do when your world feels overwhelming.

Room Share to Reduce the Risk of SIDS
Baby CareSafe Baby

Room Share to Reduce the Risk of SIDS

Keep baby’s bed nearby for safe sleep time.

Colorectal Cancer: Will It Happen to Me?
CancerColorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer: Will It Happen to Me?

Know your risk factors—and what you can control.

Do I REALLY Need a Colonoscopy?
CancerColorectal Cancer

Do I REALLY Need a Colonoscopy?

Save your life – in about an hour!

Why Your Smartphone Can Be a Real Pain
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Why Your Smartphone Can Be a Real Pain

How you use your smartphone can be asking for trouble.

When a Beating Heart Stops: Sudden Cardiac Arrest
No Place Like Home – Even for Birth?
Baby on the WayLabor and Delivery

No Place Like Home – Even for Birth?

The pros and cons of welcoming your newborn at home.

Real Hope for Fertility After Cancer
How to Use Food to Finish Strong
Diet & NutritionFitness & Exercise

How to Use Food to Finish Strong

Achieve peak athletic performance with wise nutrition advice.

Celiac Disease: When Gluten Threatens Your Health
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Celiac Disease: When Gluten Threatens Your Health

This autoimmune disorder can lead to serious health complications if untreated.

What to Do When Osteoporosis Breaks Your Bone
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoporosis

What to Do When Osteoporosis Breaks Your Bone

A fracture can be the first sign you have osteoporosis.

Heart Attack Imposter or the Real Thing?
Diagnosis Lung Cancer: Know What to Ask
CancerLung Cancer

Diagnosis Lung Cancer: Know What to Ask

How to ask about lung cancer and its treatment, when words escape you.

Know the Facts About High Blood Pressure
How to Prevent 8 Common Diabetes Complications
DiabetesSkin Care

How to Prevent 8 Common Diabetes Complications

Get control of your diabetes, day by day.

Don’t Get Beat by the Heat! How to Avoid Heat Illnesses
Your Family's Health

Don’t Get Beat by the Heat! How to Avoid Heat Illnesses

Heed this heat illness advice to keep the heat from ruining your summer fun.

Understanding Melanoma
CancerSkin Care

Understanding Melanoma

Pay attention to early signs of this serious skin cancer.

Don’t Get Burned: Know the Facts on SPF
Skin CareYour Family's Health

Don’t Get Burned: Know the Facts on SPF

The more you know, the better you can protect your skin

True Acupuncture May Reduce Migraines
Heads UpHeadaches

True Acupuncture May Reduce Migraines

Needling can bring relief to some who suffer.

Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs!
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs!

Protect yourself and your baby with proper care and treatment.

For Caregivers: Strengthening Bonds with Dementia Patients
Heads UpYour Family's HealthBrain Health

For Caregivers: Strengthening Bonds with Dementia Patients

Keep things positive and listen closely to strengthen your relationship.

Bipolar vs. Major Depression: How Do They Differ?
Emotional HealthDepression

Bipolar vs. Major Depression: How Do They Differ?

The type of depression can matter for effective treatment.

When Do You Need Help with Asthma Symptoms?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

When Do You Need Help with Asthma Symptoms?

Partner with your doctor to manage your asthma well.

When Asthma Attacks: How to Know If It’s an Emergency
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

When Asthma Attacks: How to Know If It’s an Emergency

Be aware of severe asthma attack symptoms and when it’s time to call 911.

What’s Causing My Allergy Symptoms?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthUniquely FemaleAllergies

What’s Causing My Allergy Symptoms?

Allergy testing is the first step to avoiding allergens and seeking allergy relief.

What You Need to Know About Infant Allergies
Top 8 Signs of an Asthma Attack
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Top 8 Signs of an Asthma Attack

Feeling breathless? Find out when you should be concerned.

The Link Between Allergies and Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthmaAllergies

The Link Between Allergies and Asthma

Do you have asthma? Avoid an attack by finding out if you have these common allergies.

Pet Allergies Bring Tough Choices
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

Pet Allergies Bring Tough Choices

How to handle giving up a beloved family pet for the well-being of your allergic or asthmatic child.

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?
Infectious DiseaseAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?

Knowing whether you have a cold or allergy can help you get the right treatment.

3 Ways to Stay Active with Exercise-Induced Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

3 Ways to Stay Active with Exercise-Induced Asthma

If asthma makes you huff and puff, don’t let it blow away your will to exercise!

Questions About Diabetes? Here’s a Quick Guide
Diabetes

Questions About Diabetes? Here’s a Quick Guide

Confused about diabetes? We help you figure it out.

High Blood Pressure: The Heartbreaking Truth
Heart & Vascular HealthStrokeHeart Health

High Blood Pressure: The Heartbreaking Truth

Know your risk to win the fight against the silent killer.

Vaccinations: Not Just for Kids!
Infectious DiseaseYour Family's Health

Vaccinations: Not Just for Kids!

No matter your stage in life, vaccinations are important to prevent disease and stay healthy.

When to Worry About Uterine Fibroids
Protect Yourself from the Health Risks of Menopause
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Protect Yourself from the Health Risks of Menopause

During menopause, heart disease and bone loss increase as estrogen levels fall.

Zika Virus & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Zika Virus & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Learn how to protect yourself and your baby from this new concern.

Your Tiny (but Mighty) Thyroid
Uniquely FemaleThyroid Health

Your Tiny (but Mighty) Thyroid

Is your body telling you that your thyroid isn’t working properly?

You’re Not Alone: Infertility Support Groups Ease the Pain
Getting PregnantInfertility

You’re Not Alone: Infertility Support Groups Ease the Pain

Find strength for your journey with others who know your struggle.

You’re Happy and You Know It, but You’re Stressed
Emotional HealthStress

You’re Happy and You Know It, but You’re Stressed

How to cope when good life changes cause stress.

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