Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills and, eventually, the ability to carry out the simplest tasks and function independently

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The concept that physical activity helps keep us healthy is very old news. We have all been told time and time again that exercise is good for you, and it's true. It's good for a lot more than just losing weight and building muscle.

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Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. It is the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Breast cancer screening can find signs of cancer before symptoms begin, when it is more likely to be curable. 

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According to the Surgeon General, quitting smoking is the single most important step a smoker can take to improve the length and quality of his or her life.

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GERD, also known as acid reflux,is a digestive issue that occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) does not close properly and stomach contents leak back, or reflux, into the esophagus.

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MS is a chronic neurological condition that affects the central nervous system, which is comprised of the brain and spinal cord. Stay with me, we’re going in deep on this.

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While your next ski or snowboard trip probably will not leave you with a serious injury, the risk is always there.

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The pituitary controls the function of most other endocrine (hormone) glands and is therefore sometimes called “the master gland.”

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