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Do You Have COPD? How to Tell

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also called COPD, is an umbrella term used to describe progressive lung diseases, primarily including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. How to tell if you have COPD.

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Business Travelers: Your Best Advice for Safe Travel Abroad

International corporate travel can be risky business. An employee who gets sick while traveling can mean a loss of productivity and a cost to your business. How you can help keep your employees healthy when traveling abroad.

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3 Signs That Your Pelvic Pain Could Be Endometriosis

Women who have endometriosis often withstand many years of pelvic pain before receiving an accurate diagnosis. The pain is usually indistinguishable from pain caused by menstruation or urinary tract infections. What you need to know.

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The Vaccine That Can Keep Your Child From Getting Cancer

If you could vaccinate your kids against cancer, would you? Although the human papillomavirus (HPV) has been shown to cause cancer, many parents don’t vaccinate their children against HPV, a common infection spread by skin-to-skin contact.

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Baby's Teeth Coming In? You Can Relieve Teething Pain Safely Without Medicine

Six simple solutions to give your baby teething pain relief without using any medicine -- either prescribed or over-the-counter.

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Best Tips for July 4th Fireworks Safety -- And Some Surprising Fireworks Facts

The Fourth of July is a day for fun, family and fireworks! But thousands of people seek emergency room treatment every year for injuries related to July 4th fireworks. Learn how you and your family can stay safe.

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Taking Antidepressants With Opioid Results in Less Pain Relief, Study Says

The findings have important implications for the opioid epidemic, suggesting that some patients suspected of drug-seeking may in fact be under-medicated and simply are seeking more effective pain relief.

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Men: Don't Shy Away From Getting Help for Mental Health

When it comes to mental health, men are notoriously difficult to reach and treat. They often don’t recognize there may be a problem. And they tend to avoid expressing emotions. If this is you, learn how you can benefit from professional help.

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