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Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Your doctor is the best source of information regarding treatment for your condition. It is important to discuss with your doctor which therapy, if any, is most appropriate for you.


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Today’s Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Animation: Cataract Animation
Calculator: Ovulation Date Calculator
Clinical Wizard: Healthy Pregnancy Guide Clinical Wizard
Podcast: Pleural Biopsy Podcast
Quiz: Obesity Basics: What Is It? How Is It Treated?
Risk Assesment: Acid Reflux (GERD) Risk Assessment
Video: Peak Flow Meter

Today in Health News

Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

Study found DNA-based screen was more than 90 percent accurate in predicting recurrence

Health Tip of the Day

Childhood Blood Pressure and Atherosclerosis

The higher a child's systolic blood pressure (the first number in a blood pressure reading), the greater are his or her chances of developing atherosclerosis in middle age, researchers say. Overweight children and children with a family history of high blood pressure are more likely to develop high blood pressure in childhood. It's important to have your child's blood pressure checked regularly. The study was published in 2004 in the journal Hypertension.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

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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