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Research in recent years has made it clear that the rough-and-tumble nature of football – which includes regular blows to the head week in and week out – ca...
June 21, 2017 • 0 Comments

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For many kids, there's no sweeter sound than that last bell on the last day of school. While summertime is often seen as a chance to unwind, relax and recover f...
June 21, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Roughly one in three women in the U.S will have a hysterectomy before age 60. A doctor might recommend the procedure to fight cancer or even to relieve chronic ...
June 21, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Strokes may seem to come out of nowhere. But, in fact, your lifestyle may be setting you up to have one. To lower your stroke risk, follow these healthy habits....
June 20, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Packing, planning, saying goodbyes—preparing to leave for college is difficult. But for first-time college students who have heart conditions, mental healt...
June 16, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Vaccine safety has become a source of debate in recent years. Get the facts about these five common vaccination myths before you pick a side. Myth: Vaccines...
June 15, 2017 • 0 Comments

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You probably don't think about the internal workings of your belly much -- unless they're red-flagging you with sharp pain, aches or cramping. Even then, you ma...
June 13, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, accounting for nearly half of all diagnosed cancers in the United States each year. In fact, there are an estimat...
June 13, 2017 • 0 Comments

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Touching your toes used to be a gym-class requirement in elementary school. And it might be worth a try to see if you can still do it. Why? A new study sugge...
June 13, 2017 • 0 Comments