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Today in Health News

California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV

A 13-year-old's science fair project helped the discovery along, researchers say

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Ovulation Date Calculator
Podcast: Breast Ultrasound Podcast
Quiz: Hepatitis Quiz
Risk Assesment: Lung Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Prostate Cancer

Health Tip of the Day

Listen to This

Disposable hearing aids may be the answer for people with mild to moderate hearing loss who aren't sure an aid would help them, according to the University of Washington Department of Health Sciences and Medical Affairs. The disposable products, which last about 40 days, give you the opportunity to try an aid before spending hundreds of dollars for a customized one.

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

Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.

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