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Building Better Bones: Preventing Osteoporosis

Healthy Living | Thursday, April 24, 2008

By age seventy-five, 90 percent of us are expected to have some osteoporosis.

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Stop Heart Disease in its Tracks

Growing Up Healthy | Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Our children may be overeating their way to heart disease.

Originally posted in: Heart Health
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Cancer: A Deadly Disease with Childhood Roots

Growing Up Healthy | Wednesday, April 23, 2008

To all of us, cancer is perhaps the most frightening of diseases.

Originally posted in: Children's Health
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Your Family Medical Diary: A Gift Your Child Cannot Do Without!

Healthy Living | Saturday, April 19, 2008

Of all the gifts we give our children, the one they cannot do without is the gift of knowledge that is their family's medical history.

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I've Got to Get Some Sleep!

Healthy Living | Friday, January 25, 2008

Are we a nation of sleepy people? Yes and we need to wake up to what this is doing to our health.

Originally posted in: Sleep
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What are your exercise goals?

Healthy Living | Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Goals first and foremost must be realistic. And to meet them, you need some sort of a map.

Originally posted in: Fitness
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