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Today in Health News

Certain Type of Brain Malformation May Be Best Left Alone

Saying no to surgery, radiation tied to better outcomes in study of abnormal brain connections


Spring Recipes

Looking for an easy appetizer or pretty brunch recipe? Check out these easy recipes for brunch! [more...]


Today’s Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Animation: Prostate Biopsy Animation
Calculator: Children's Asthma Peak Flow Calculator
Clinical Wizard: Healthy Pregnancy Guide Clinical Wizard
Podcast: Arthroplasty Podcast
Quiz: Raynaud's Phenomenon Quiz
Risk Assesment: Understanding Your Response to Stress
Video: Melanoma Screening

Health Tip of the Day

How to Let Go as Kids Grow Up, Move Out

  • Talk openly and honestly about your feelings. Encourage your kids to do the same.

  • Help your children plan their independent future. If you do it together, the emotional stress of separation will be easier to manage.

  • Become a friend and collaborator to your adult children, but don't impose your own values.

  • Adapt to your empty nest by forging new relationships with your spouse or other loved ones.

  • Talk to other parents who already have been through the separation process. In most cases, this can greatly reduce the anxiety.

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.

Health Centers

Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.