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Today in Health News

Health Tip: Keep Youngsters Outside the Pool

To help prevent drowning

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Due Date Calculator
Podcast: Colposcopy Podcast
Quiz: Organic Foods Quiz
Risk Assesment: Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Kidney Stones

Health Tip of the Day

When to See a Therapist

Here are tips to help you figure out if you need to see a therapist:

  • If you have a definite change in personality.

  • If you feel you can't cope with life's problems.

  • If you have odd ideas or delusions.

  • If you feel sad or depressed for longer than two weeks.

  • If you have frequent mood swings.

  • If your eating or sleeping habits change greatly.

  • If you are abusing alcohol or drugs.

  • If you have excessive anger or hostility.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
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.

Health Centers

Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed. With help for your family, your friends and your health care team, you can learn to take care of yourself and stay healthy.

Your Family

Women's Health
Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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