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Today in Health News

Acupuncture May Not Help Chronic Knee Pain, Study Finds

Laser, needle treatment worked no better than 'sham' procedure

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Calorie Burn Rate Tool
Podcast: Podcast: Obesity Epidemic Drives Dramatic Rise in Diabetes
Quiz: Pain Quiz
Risk Assesment: Coronary Artery Disease Assessment
Video: Cardiac Rehabilitation

Health Tip of the Day

Measure Those Portions

If you're trying to lose weight, keep this in mind: You could lose up to 10 pounds in a year if you measure a correct portion of your regular morning cereal instead of eyeballing the portion, say researchers writing in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition.

Healthy Living

Cholesterol
There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

Health Centers

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.

Your Family

Men's Health
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