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Chemotherapy

Harm to healthy cells is what causes side effects. Some side effects may include hair loss, nausea and vomiting, fatigue, suppression of the immune system, and anemia.


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College Prep 101

Expert offers tips on how to help students adjust to life on their own for the first time

Health Tip of the Day

Treadmill Training Tip

Plodding along on a treadmill every day can get you in shape and help you lose weight. But what happens when boredom sets in? One idea for boosting motivation is to play games with yourself while you walk. For instance, if you work out while watching television, speed up when the commercials come on.

Healthy Living

Smoking Cessation
You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future.

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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