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Achilles Tendon Tear

Surgery and casting, or casting alone, may be required to repair a torn Achilles tendon.


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Get a Flu Shot During Checkup, Doctor Says

Vaccination in October may give you the best chance of avoiding influenza this season

Health Tip of the Day

Help for ADHD

If your child or an adult in your family has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a good online source of information is the National Resource Center on ADHD. This site, established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, offers information on diagnosis and treatment; educational issues; and living with ADHD. According to the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, three to seven percent of schoolchildren have ADHD.

Healthy Living

Fitness
You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

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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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