• Understanding Unconventional Medicine

    While many health care providers once snickered at the idea of using yoga or herbs to heal the body, many have warmed to the idea. Complementary and alternative medicine isn’t so out of the ordinary anymore.

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  • Think Extra Pounds Are No Biggie?

    Obesity increases your risk for heart disease, certain cancers, type 2 diabetes, arthritis, stroke, and many other health problems. Now, some research indicates obesity may also affect your brain and your offspring. Find out whether you're in the danger zone.

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  • From Kitchen to Bathroom, Oatmeal's a Winner

    Oatmeal can do more than make for a hearty morning meal. It can also serve as a star ingredient in cosmetics and other personal care products.

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WELLNESS CENTER
Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it has no symptoms. If high blood pressure remains unchecked, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, heart failure, and more. You can stop this silent killer — if you catch it in time.

Cancer

Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

Children's Health

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.

    INTERACTIVE TOOLS

    Addiction to drugs or alcohol can happen to anyone of any age, social status, race, or income level. Find out more by taking this quiz.

    The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.

    Lung cancer is a cancer that starts in the lungs. The major cause of lung cancer is smoking cigarettes. Learn about risk factors for lung cancer by taking this short assessment.

      MULTIMEDIA

      Most people will have back pain at some time in their lives. But you don’t always need the help of a doctor to fix it. Sometimes exercise is all that you need to relieve the pain. Watch and learn exercises to keep your back feeling good.