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Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a malignant neoplasm of the mammary gland. It is one of the most common causes of cancer fatality in women. Early detection through regular breast self-examination and mammography is key. Through self-examination irregularities, such as lumps or masses, can be detected before the...

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Today in Health News

2nd Possible Ebola Patient Being Monitored in Texas

Officials say person had close contact with Thomas Duncan, a Liberian national currently undergoing treatment in Dallas

Health Tip of the Day

Meals Out Get Bigger

For a healthier restaurant meal, watch the serving sizes. If your meal seems large, you don't have to finish it all. Pasta bowls used by restaurants sometimes hold more than two pounds of pasta, according to researchers at Pennsylvania State University. And a medium-sized popcorn at a movie theater can hold 16 cups of popcorn.

Healthy Living

Mental Health
Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.

Health Centers

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.

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Women's Health
Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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