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How He Learns

Here's why actor Rockmond Dunbar doesn't think of his dyslexia as a learning disability.

Plain Talk

A scary diagnosis motivated this mother and son to spread the word about childhood cancer.

Dreams of Motherhood

News anchor Arthel Neville couldn't carry a baby to term so she tried another option.

Hot Stuff!

How fiery foods may lengthen your lifespan.

Toilet Talk

Athlete Jackie Joyner-Kersee lifts the lid on this embarrassing health problem.

Prez Pleased

What the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on health care means for us.

What's Your Number?

How actress S. Epatha Merkerson keeps her type 2 diabetes under control.

Better to Plan in Advance

Check out these caregiving tips from an eldercare expert.

Sneaky Cold Weather Killer

Don't let shoveling snow take your life. Click here now!

Here's the Point

Vaccinations against childhood infections might ward off heart attack later in life.

Kid Stuff

Why this U.S. health agency is so concerned about infectious diseases and school-aged children.

Risk of Overdose?

Why coffee lovers should drink responsibly.

Harsh Medicine

Did you know that docs prescribe heavy-duty antipsychotic meds for kids?

Treat Yourself

Click here for the recipe to make this yummy, diabetes-friendly dessert.

Punitive Damages

Why more and more experts agree that crime has ill effects on public health.

N-O is OK!

Yup! Sometimes better mental health means turning folks down when they ask for favors.

Protect Your Heart

One more reason for folks to keep working out.

Moms-to-Be and Exercise

Is it okay for pregnant women to keep working out?

A Burning Pain

Click here to read about celebrity chef Charles Mattocks's latest film venture.

Not Enough

Can supplements help people who lack sufficient vitamin D to lose weight?

Money Talks

Did the Affordable Care Act reduce the number of uninsured people in the United States?

Diabetes Center

Your everything guide to diabetes treatment, nutrition and news.

Planning Ahead

More women than ever before are choosing this birth control option.

Breaking News!

Tips and tricks to stop strands from snapping off.

Latest headlines

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Women May Fight Off the Flu Virus Better Than Men

High Blood Sugar Might Raise Risk of Complications After a Heart Attack or Stroke

Obama's State of the Union: 'We're on Track to End HIV/AIDS'

Study: Plucking Strands Might Generate Hair Growth?

New Hair Grown From Human Stem Cells

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