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Epilepsy

There are many different forms of epilepsy, and management depends on correct diagnosis. Epilepsy can be a lifelong condition that can result in serious complications. Persons with epilepsy need to be managed and monitored by a physician.


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1 in 5 Younger Americans Tested for HIV

22 percent for females and 16 percent for males, CDC says

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Exercising a Bargain

One way to save money on fitness equipment is to buy used. Shopping for second-hand items can save you up to 50 percent off the price of new equipment, according to International Fitness Resources. But be sure to check the condition of parts such as these before making a purchase: chains and cables on stationery bikes and stair climbers; decks and running belts on treadmills; and ramps and wheels on elliptical trainers.

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.

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

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