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135 Million People Worldwide Will Have Dementia by 2050: Report
More aggressive research, social support systems needed, experts say
Help for ADHD
If your child or an adult in your family has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a good online source of information is the National Resource Center on ADHD. This site, established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, offers information on diagnosis and treatment; educational issues; and living with ADHD. According to the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, three to seven percent of schoolchildren have ADHD.
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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