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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

If you experience any of the symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases or PID, seek medical attention. Early detection and treatment is key to preventing unfortunate medical outcomes.

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Today in Health News

Bacteria in Semen May Affect HIV Transmission, Levels: Study

As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say

Health Tip of the Day

Keeping Baby's Shots on Schedule

Follow these tips to help keep you up-to-date on your child's immunizations:

  • Whenever possible, have immunizations done during well-baby visits and checkups, but if you can't, have them done at your local public health department.

  • Remember that two or more shots can often be given at the same time.

  • Keep your own record of immunizations in a handy, secure place.

  • Check your child's immunization status at every visit to your doctor's office.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.

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