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Anthrax

The toxins also reach the brain and spinal cord causing bleeding within the thin layer of tissue that encases these structures. The results are severe respiratory problems, hemorrhaging, shock, and often death. However, these dire results can possibly be avoided by taking the Anthrax vaccine prior...


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Combo Rx May Boost Ovarian Cancer Outcomes, But Too Few Get It: Study

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A Banana Light Delight

A frozen banana on a stick makes a healthy snack. Insert an ice-cream stick into half a peeled banana, then crush a reduced-fat chocolate wafer and roll the banana in the crumbs. Wrap and freeze.

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Cholesterol
There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

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Cancer
Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

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