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  • Why You Need to Stop Doomscrolling

    Social media, health experts, and others have been using a new term for being drawn to disaster online: doomscrolling. The experience can make you feel anxious, sad, and uncertain about the future. Here's how to break the cycle.

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  • Check Your COPD Knowledge

    Smoking is the main cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a serious illness that makes breathing difficult. Take this quiz to find out more about COPD and how to prevent it.

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  • Keeping That New Job

    You can become an indispensable member of the team in several ways. Here’s how to show your boss that you are worthy of your new job.

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  • Tune Up Your Concentration Skills

    We all need to concentrate--to prevent traffic accidents, to remember important information. But with so many distractions, it's tough to stay focused.

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  • What Are Screening Tests?

    A screening test helps your healthcare provider look for health problems or diseases before you have symptoms. Find out more about screening tests for common diseases.

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WELLNESS CENTER
Cholesterol

There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a name given to a group of diseases that limit the flow of air in and out of your lungs. COPD includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Long-time cigarette smoking is the most common cause of COPD.

Children's Health

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.

    INTERACTIVE TOOLS

    Which habits can harm your vision? Learn about them by taking this quiz.

    When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.

    Osteoporosis is a disease that slowly weakens bones until they break easily. People who have a broken bone related to osteoporosis often experience a downward turn in their overall health.

      MULTIMEDIA

      Atrial flutter is when the upper chambers of the heart beat too fast. Learn how it happens, and how it can be treated.