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Today in Health News

Blood Pressure Seems to Stay Lower Longer in Fitter Men

Study suggests heart-healthy exercise may keep blood vessels more flexible

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Target Heart Rate Calculator
Podcast: Tilt Table Procedure Podcast
Quiz: PMS Quiz
Risk Assesment: Female Urinary Incontinence Risk Assessment
Video: Rotator Cuff Tendinitis/Tear

Health Tip of the Day

Diabetes Hits Younger Kids

As the U.S. population becomes increasingly overweight, researchers expect more cases of type 2 diabetes to develop in younger children. The disease commonly occurs in children who are older than 10; have a family history of this type of diabetes; and are African American, Hispanic or American Indian, according to the Texas Medical Association.

Healthy Living

Fitness
You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

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
You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.

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