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Skin Cancer

Increased sun exposure and a history of sunburns increase the risk for developing skin cancer.


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1 in 5 Younger Americans Tested for HIV

22 percent for females and 16 percent for males, CDC says

Health Tip of the Day

Weight-Loss Basics

To decrease your calorie intake, you need to eat less food or eat lower-calorie food, according to IDEA, an association of fitness instructors. Other elements of a weight-loss program: Eat reasonable portion sizes. Aim to lose no more than 1 or 2 pounds per week. Keep a food journal to monitor your calorie consumption. Exercise daily.

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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