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Acetaminophen May Not Help Against Back Pain, Study Contends
The common pain reliever, best known as Tylenol, showed no effect in Australian trial
Dental Visits Important
Twice-yearly dental visits are recommended to prevent oral health problems. But roughly 65 percent of American adults don't have even one yearly dental appointment. Because of this, 33 percent of all Americans have untreated tooth decay and 48 percent have gum disease, according to the Academy of General Dentistry.
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.
If you’re more than 100 pounds overweight, bariatric surgery may be the solution for you. Use this center to learn about the different types of procedures and the risks and benefits of each.
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