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In Vitro Fertilization

For the embryo transfer procedure, a flexible tube, called a catheter, is inserted into the vagina, through the cervix and into the uterus. The embryos are placed in the uterus via the catheter. Additional medications may be given to improve the likelihood of the embryos implanting in the uterus. In...


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5.5 Million Die Early From Air Pollution Worldwide

More than half of these fatalities occur in China and India, research shows

Health Tip of the Day

Combo Helps Relax

Doing aerobics isn't the only workout that will relax you. Spending a total of an hour doing a mix of cardiovascular exercises and strength training produces as much of a calming effect as does doing only aerobics, say researchers at Indiana University.

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.

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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.

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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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