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Gingivitis

Gingivitis is the first sign of periodontal disease. This disease can damage teeth, roots and nerves and can lead to tooth loss if not treated appropriately.


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Adults Who've Abused Alcohol May Be at Risk for Memory Problems

Researchers say long-term consequences are little-known

Health Tip of the Day

How to Beat Serious Stress

Avoid unnecessary changes in your life.  Quiet your mind. Keep in the present. The present is seldom as stressful as an imagined future. Courageously and aggressively face the stressor. Take inventory of your coping responses. Take action -- action is a powerful stress-reducer. Take time out to relax.

Healthy Living

Fitness
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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