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Ocular Implants

There are several potential complications associated with this procedure that should be discussed with a doctor prior to surgery.


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Today’s Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Animation: Diabetes Detective: Examining the Evidence Animation
Calculator: Target Heart Rate Tool
Clinical Wizard: Breast Cancer Risk Factors Clinical Wizard
Podcast: Podcast: Be Smart About Sleep Aids
Quiz: Heart Disease Prevention Quiz
Risk Assesment: Postpartum Depression Assessment
Video: Breast Biopsy

Today in Health News

Appetite, Taste Changes Reported After Weight-Loss Surgery

Sense of smell also altered for some patients in British study

Health Tip of the Day

Popular Diets May Be Risky

Popular diets such as Atkins, South Beach and the Zone, all of which discourage carbohydrates and encourage consuming meat and other high-fat food, can be hazardous to your health. According to the American Institute for Cancer Research, in the long term these and other diets high in animal fat can increase the risk for cancers of the lung, colon, rectum, breast, endometrium and prostate.

Healthy Living

Smoking Cessation
You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future.

Health Centers

Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

Your Family

Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.
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