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School's Out! Teens and Summertime Work

Is your teen ready for work? It's a big step for many kids. And it can be tough to juggle sports, family, friends, leisure time, and work. Here are some things to think about and discuss with your teen.

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A Summer Sipper: Strawberry-Kiwi Spritzer

Combine tart kiwi juice and fresh strawberries over ice and top them with seltzer. A refreshing drink to sip around the pool, or serve for a brunch on the patio.

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Summer Fun, Summer Sun

Quiz yourself on your sun sense before heading out into the elements.

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Psoriasis May Hit Men Harder

This skin condition affects men and women equally, but men tend to have worse symptoms.

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Mental Health
Mental Health
Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.
Heart Disease
Heart Disease
Heart disease is the biggest health risk Americans face today. If you don’t have heart disease now, you can help prevent it. If you’ve already been diagnosed with heart disease, you can keep it from getting worse. Here are the tools to get you started.
Older Adults
Older Adults
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.
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    Lymphomas are a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system. Learn more about non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) by taking this true-false quiz.

    The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.

    Lung cancer is a cancer that starts in the lungs. The major cause of lung cancer is smoking cigarettes. Learn about risk factors for lung cancer by taking this short assessment.

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      Pre-diabetes means your blood sugar level is above normal but not high enough for a diagnosis of diabetes. Pre-diabetes increases the risk for developing diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. The good news is, with healthy lifestyle changes, you can prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes. Take action; watch this video to find out more about what you can do.

      Plastic surgery is becoming more popular, with the most common procedure now breast augmentation, or enlargement. Contrary to what you may think, women with breast implants aren't immune to breast cancer.

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