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Diabetic Retinopathy

Left untreated, diabetic retinopathy can lead to blindness. It is important that persons with diabetes get regular eye examinations.


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Allergy Shots Still Effective for Seniors

Researchers say aging immune system doesn't significantly reduce injections' usefulness

Health Tip of the Day

Ignoring the Appendix

The appendix has no known function in the human body, so doctors usually pay little attention to this organ until it becomes inflamed. Inflammation can cause pain in the lower right part of the abdomen, fever and nausea. Inflamed ovaries, diverticulitis and food poisoning can have similar symptoms, say experts at the University of Washington.

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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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