Prevention

Prevention

CVS offers free weekly heart health checks in February

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Prevention

Love, chocolate and your heart

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Prevention

The HPV vaccine is still super important — here's why

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Prevention

What is frostbite? An ER doc explains

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The most common ways people get sick

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Prevention

Experiencing regular pain? Improving sleep quality could provide relief, study suggests

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Adult Health

During government shutdown, Cooper expedites health checkups for furloughed workers

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Healthy Eating

Big increase in food recalls demands action, consumer watchdog says

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Prevention

The slippery slope of fish oil supplements

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Prevention

Zip code vs. genetic code: Breaking down cancer disparities in Philadelphia

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Prevention

Anti-vaxxers listed among top global health threats for 2019

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Mental Health

Parents are generally unaware their children have suicidal thoughts

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Prevention

New Jersey hospitals restrict visitors in effort to limit spread of flu

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Prevention

You should probably be cleaning your smartphone A LOT more than you are

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Prevention

Here's why – and how – you should test your home for radon

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Prevention

FYI, the government shutdown-related problems span to food inspections, too

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Health Stories

As medical misinformation infects the internet, doctors seek a cure

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Prevention

After boy dies from breathing fish fumes, Penn Medicine doctor has advice about food allergies

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Prevention

Jefferson researchers discover promising treatment for most common adult eye cancer

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Opinion

The key to getting in shape for men over 50

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Prevention

Rethink plastic for your reusable water bottle — study finds them to be bacteria-ridden

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Prevention

Smoking ban at New Jersey beaches and parks takes effect this month

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Prevention

Penn Medicine survey helps people create goals for reducing cancer risk

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Prevention

A neuroscientist's tips for a new year tuneup for your brain

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Prevention

Instead of a blood test, researchers developed an app on your phone to detect anemia

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Prevention

Why you may be more at risk for foodborne infections during the holidays

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Wellness

Essential oils are great and all but you definitely should not ingest them — here's why

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Prevention

Two major things you can do to lower your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease

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Prevention

Even a quick power nap with your contacts in can raise risk of serious eye infection, new study finds

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Children's Health

Car crashes are killing fewer American children, but gun-related deaths show no sign of falling

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Senior Health

Grandparents getting tipsy at the holiday party? It's a growing trend

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Children's Health

Preventing infant deaths: The ABCs of safe baby sleep

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Prevention

Check your medical records for dangerous errors

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Prevention

Don’t worry about screen time – focus on how you use technology

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Prevention

U.S. Surgeon General issued an advisory on e-cigarette use, regulation and policies

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Prevention

Despite their 'protective' skin, you should totally be washing avocados

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Prevention

Here's how to avoid getting sick during your holiday flight

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Parenting

Intuition is parents' greatest tool to fight child sexual abuse – and many won't use it

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Fitness

Simple fitness test might predict early death, study finds

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Adult Health

Citing convenience, millennials opting for urgent care over primary care

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Early detection saved my life

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Prevention

HPV vaccination is cancer prevention

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Prevention

Why hand dryers are public enemy No. 1 for holiday shoppers

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Prevention

Will an aspirin a day keep a heart attack away?

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Prevention

Compassionomics 101: How kindness can make a big difference in health care

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Prevention

Watch out for these bloat-inducing vegetables this holiday season

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