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Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know

Age, race and family history are important factors
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer. The prostate …

August is National Cataract Awareness Month August is National Cataract Awareness Month

Orthodontic treatments are not just for kids anymore

Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin
Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
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Enhancing Your Appearance With Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
By Judy Latta
In the early 16th century, as legend has it, Juan Ponce de León embarked upon a quest to find the fabled “Fountain of Youth.” Tales of …

Treating Prostate Cancer and Clinical Trials

Many Options To Consider And Sources Of Support
Different types of treatment are available for prostate cancer. You and your doctor will decide which treatment is right for you. Some common treatments are:
Active surveillance. Closely monitoring …

Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know

Age, Race And Family History Are Important Factors
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer. The prostate …

Dealing With Infertility Dealing With Infertility

Options offer hope to couples who long for children of their own
By Florene King
As much as we love to hear stories about baby bumps, the joys of giving birth and exotic baby names; as much …

Inflammation and Stiffness: The Hallmarks of Arthritis Inflammation and Stiffness: The Hallmarks of Arthritis

Learning about these symptoms can help you get the right diagnosis
By Greg Freeman
As a disease, arthritis is more complicated and varied than most people imagine. It can come in different forms and affect people in …

Alcohol Awareness: The Risks to Women’s Health Alcohol Awareness: The Risks to Women’s Health

April marks Alcohol Awareness Month, a nationwide campaign intended to raise awareness of the health and social problems that excessive alcohol consumption can cause for individuals, their families, and their communities. Excessive drinking is a …

Raising Autism Awareness Raising Autism Awareness

April is a special opportunity to educate the public about this complex disability
Autism is a complex developmental disability that typically appears during the first three years of life and affects a person’s ability to communicate …

A New Trend for Teeth A New Trend for Teeth

Patients Want A More “Natural” Smile Rather Than Perfection
Not blessed with naturally perfect teeth? No worries. Leading cosmetic dentists with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry say that more patients are now requesting cosmetic services …

Colorectal Cancer Awarness Month Colorectal Cancer Awarness Month

What To Know About The No. 2 Cancer Killer Affecting Both Men And Women
Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second leading cause of …

Cervical Cancer and HPV: Get the Facts Cervical Cancer and HPV: Get the Facts

MD Anderson Promotes Cancer Prevention By Educating Public About HPV
Cervical cancer was once the leading cause of cancer death in women in the United States. Today, it’s one of the most preventable cancers. Because of …

Pesticides Linked to Health Problems Pesticides Linked to Health Problems

Tips On How To Minimize Exposure
By Erin Anderson
An apple a day keeps the doctor away… or does it? Dichloropropene, glyphosate, organophosphate, and chlorpropham are not only difficult words to pronounce but these potentially harmful pesticides …

Top 10 Advances in Heart Disease and Stroke Science Top 10 Advances in Heart Disease and Stroke Science

American Heart Association’s and American Stroke Association’s top scientific advances for 2013

Beauty IS Skin Deep Beauty IS Skin Deep

Dermal Fillers Offer Similar Benefits To A Facelift Without The Expense And Downtime
By Judy Latta
Mark Twain once said that “wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.” That actually is true in a literal sense, …

Facelift Fervor Facelift Fervor

When injectables and fillers aren’t enough
By Elizabeth Anthony
In just 15 years, the number of cosmetic surgeries has exploded — from 2 million to 9 million — and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports a …

Raising Awareness of Alzheimer’s Raising Awareness of Alzheimer’s

As the over-65 population grows, so will the number of Americans dealing with the disease
Alzheimer’s is a disease of the brain. It destroys brain cells, causing problems with memory, thinking and behavior. It is the …