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Halloween Tricks to Treat Grown-Ups with Diabetes

With a bit of creativity and planning, adults with type 2 diabetes can stress less about enjoying Halloween with their kids or grandkids.Try these tricks to enjoy a spooktacular holiday that’s less of a fright for your blood sugar levels.

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Should You Start Getting Mammograms Earlier?

Experts agree that breast cancer screening saves lives. But there’s a difference of opinion about the best age to start having mammograms.

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Secrets to a Healthier Mouth

It's National Dental Hygiene Month. Try these tips to up your oral health game.

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Smoking Cessation
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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.
Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
If you’re more than 100 pounds overweight, bariatric surgery may be the solution for you. Use this center to learn about the different types of procedures and the risks and benefits of each.
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Women's Health
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