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  • 4 Sleep Tips for Tired Moms

    There’s plenty of pressure to be a do-it-all mom, but make sure doing it all involves getting plenty of shut-eye. While a busy schedule may be a given, being exhausted shouldn’t be.

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  • How Much Do You Know About Stroke?

    The American Stroke Association reports that strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. Find out more about stroke with this quiz.

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  • Preventing Depression at Any Age

    At every stage of life, there are circumstances that can negatively affect your mental health. But you can help ward off depression by understanding how these common experiences contribute to it.

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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.
Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed. With help from your family, your friends and your health care team, you can learn to take care of yourself and stay healthy.
Men's Health
Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.
    INTERACTIVE TOOLS

    Find out how much you know about the causes and treatment of impotence.

    Experts are increasingly urging people to know their BMI, a figure that takes into account not just weight but also height to indicate body fat.

    Urinary incontinence means that your urine leaks out at times when you are not using the bathroom. This is a common problem for women of all ages. Learn about the risk factors you may have for UI.

      MULTIMEDIA

      Back pain is one of the most common health problems today. In fact, most people experience back pain at some point in their lives. Normal aging and some physically demanding occupations often cause discs to wear out. Bad posture and poor movement patterns can speed up the process.

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