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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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Cleaning Product Safety

To cut down on indoor pollution at home, keep lids on any cleaning products you use fastened tightly, says the American Lung Association. Fumes from some cleaning products may cause potential health problems for you and your family (and any pets). Chemicals from cleaning products may cause dizziness, nausea, allergic reactions, and irritation to the eye, skin and lungs.

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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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Asthma
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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