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Today in Health News

Air in U.S. Cities Getting Cleaner, EPA Says

Levels of many toxins, pollutants have been lowered since 1990, according to the agency

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Cost of Smoking Tool
Podcast: Podcast: Fighting Breast Cancer: The Latest Treatment Techniques
Quiz: COPD Quiz
Risk Assesment: Crohn's Disease Risk Assessment
Video: Hip Arthritis and Replacement

Health Tip of the Day

Diabetes Warning Signs

Diabetes is a chronic disease with serious complications. Learning about the disease and the early warning signs of it can help you get an early diagnosis and better treatment. See your doctor if you have any of the following early warning signs of diabetes:

  • Frequent urination.

  • Excessive thirst.

  • Increased appetite.

  • Extreme fatigue or weakness.

  • Unusual weight loss.

  • Slow healing of wounds and infections.

  • Blurred vision.

  • Numbness or tingling in hands or feet.

Healthy Living

Nutrition
Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.

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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