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Kidney Risks Increase with Diabetes

About 3 in 10 people with type 1 diabetes and up to 2 in 5 people with type 2 diabetes experience kidney failure. Take steps to beat the odds.

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Why Is Your Hair Thinning?

Is your crowning glory less glorious these days? Genes are a common cause of hair loss but there are several other possible causes.

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3 Ways to Boost Your Home Workout

Are you tired of the same old workout routine at home? Kick things up from the comfort of your living room, basement, or garage with these tips.

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Coronavirus: What to Know

This emerging disease causes a respiratory illness. Here’s what to know to keep you and your family safe.

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Stress Management
Stress Management
If you feel overwhelmed by stress, you’re not alone. But you can start to view stress as a fact of life and respond to it in positive ways. Learn the skills to keep stress in check and have a more balanced, healthy life.
Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
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.
Women's Health
Women'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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    True or false: More than 200 viruses cause colds.

    BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.

    This assessment is valid for women between the ages of 21 and 69 who have had sexual intercourse at least once and who have not had a hysterectomy with removal of the cervix.

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      The beating of your heart is very organized, taking its cue from a built-in electrical system. A normal heart rate is regular, at 60 to 100 beats per minute. An arrhythmia is any kind of abnormal heartbeat—too fast, too slow, or irregular. This video explains different arrhythmias and what you should do if you have one.

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