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  • 10 Ways to Unplug from Work

    If you have a hard time powering down your phone after hours, you may be putting both your productivity and health at risk. Here's how to unplug and unwind.

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  • The Facts About Fibroids

    By age 50, up to 70 percent of white women and 90 percent of African-American women may have fibroids. Here's what you need to know about these muscular tumors in the wall of the uterus.

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  • 9 Common Eye Problems

    Regular eye exams can help your optometrist or opthalmologist spot common conditions and treat them before your vision is threatened. Here are some of the problems he or she seeks—and the therapies that relieve them.

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WELLNESS CENTER
Nutrition
Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.
Pregnancy & Newborns
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
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.
    INTERACTIVE TOOLS

    Death rates from cervical cancer are dropping, because more women are being screened. To learn more about cervical cancer and prevention, take this quiz.

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

    Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. It is the leading cause of death in the United States in both men and women. Determine your risk for developing CAD using this assessment tool.

      MULTIMEDIA

      To treat your COPD, you may need to take medicine to help you breathe better. You may also go to pulmonary rehab to help you stay as active as possible.

      An echocardiogram can measure heart structures, such as the heart's pumping chambers, the size of the heart itself, and the thickness of the heart walls.

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