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Vasectomy

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


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Allergies, Asthma Tied to Lower Risk of Brain Cancer

Researchers found 30 percent lower odds for those with respiratory allergies and eczema

Health Tip of the Day

Cross-Training Tips for Walkers

  • Build biceps and triceps by using hand weights.

  • Build muscle support for your spine by swimming.

  • Increase your upper-body flexibility by playing a weekly game of golf.

  • Play tennis or basketball to train your muscles for explosive movement and to develop concentration and upper-body flexibility.

  • When you work out on strength-training equipment, keep your heart rate in the training range.

  • Do anaerobic training to build your endurance and power.

  • Get a little exercise while you're relaxing. Take a recreational bicycle ride or swim with your children to tone muscles.

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Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.

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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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