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Pulmonary Hypertension

Because the heart has to work harder to pump blood, the right side of the heart may become abnormally enlarged and heart failure can develop.


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2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision

Rulings conflict over subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

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Badly Misinformed

Most Americans don't realize that being overweight or obese can increase their risk for cancer, according to the American Institute for Cancer Research. Keeping your weight normal can prevent about 20 percent of the seven common cancers, including, colorectal, breast, and endometrial cancer.

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Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.

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Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed. With help for your family, your friends and your health care team, you can learn to take care of yourself and stay healthy.

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

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