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Fecal Incontinence

Treatment of bowel incontinence should begin with identifying the cause of the incontinence and taking measures to correct the dysfunction. There are a variety of treatment options, such as diet modification, biofeedback, bowel retraining and surgery. A doctor or healthcare professional can best...


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Keep Moving While On the Go

When you're packing for that next business trip, include a jump rope. That way, you can get in a cardiovascular workout wherever you are. Other ideas for on-the-go fitness, from IDEA, a California-based association of health and fitness professionals: Jog in the shallow end of a hotel pool or dog-paddle in the deep end. Hike through airports during layovers; to lighten your load while you do, store your bags in a locker.

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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.

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Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

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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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