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Meningitis

In the US, children routinely receive vaccinations to help prevent certain types of meningitis. College students who live in dormitories are particularly at risk and should consult their physician.


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Today in Health News

2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision

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

Health Tip of the Day

Alert at the Wheel

Be careful behind the wheel if you're tired. About half of all drivers in the United States say they feel sleepy while driving, according to the National Sleep Foundation (NSF). According to a recent NSF study, 14 million drivers actually fell asleep, and 2 million had accidents.

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

Heart Disease
Heart disease is the biggest health risk Americans face today. If you don’t have heart disease now, you can help prevent it. If you’ve already been diagnosed with heart disease, you can keep it from getting worse. Here are the tools to get you started.

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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