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Blog Posts in October, 2014

Ways You Can Make a Difference for Breast Cancer Patients

Every year, more than 200,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with breast cancer. You may know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but what you may not realize is that you can join ...
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What Still Needs to Be Done to Combat the Tobacco Epidemic in the United States?

The first ever report on cigarette smoking and its impact on health was released 50 years ago, but today there are still many people who are allowing cigarettes to harm their health and raise the risk ...
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Emerging Research on Breast Cancer Cells

Knowing how a healthy, normal cell transforms into a cancerous cell is integral to the understanding of the disease and how to treat it. This video discusses research that’s been conducted on ...
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Liver Health and Diabetes: What You Need to Know

When you have diabetes, there are a number of health concerns that you will need to be more aware of so that you don’t fall victim to common diabetes complications that may be life-threatening. ...
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Taking a Closer Look at Lung Health and Enterovirus D68

Enterovirus D68 is an illness that has been recognized since 1962, but it is making headlines this year because of a widespread outbreak that is unlike the spread of this virus seen in previous years. ...
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What to Expect in Depression Screening

Did you know that depression affects more than 16 million adults in the United States? It can affect people of all ages, races, genders, and socioeconomic backgrounds, with many of its patients ...
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A Look at Some of the Top Health Concerns Affecting Children

As children grow, their immune systems become stronger and more capable of fighting off common illnesses. But when kids are still kids, they may have a number of health problems that can be a big ...
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Knowing the Myths and Facts of Breast Cancer

In the digital age of instant information and unverified news stories appearing everywhere, it can be difficult to distinguish myth from reality when it comes to important subjects like breast cancer. ...
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