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Osteoarthritis of the Hip

Treatment can include weight loss, physiotherapy, and medication. If the condition becomes severe and mobility is greatly reduced, hip replacement surgery may be necessary.

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1 in 8 American Adults Still Have High Cholesterol: CDC

Many don't meet targets, and expert says even those targets aren't good enough to prevent heart attacks

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Toll-Free Numbers for Health Information

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers a free online list of toll-free numbers related to health. The phone numbers are from selected groups that provide health information, education and support. The groups on the list do NOT diagnose or recommend treatment. Some of the groups have recorded messages and others provide counseling and referrals.

Healthy Living

Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it has no symptoms. If high blood pressure remains unchecked, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, heart failure, and more. You can stop this silent killer — if you catch it in time.

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.

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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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