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Tip of the WeekYou probably read magazine articles or scroll for tidbits on your smartphone about how to work out better, eat smarter or lose those extra pounds. But what are you actually doing about it? Let's look at three simple, fuss-free steps to get you the results you need.

Updated Oct 30, 2014 at 12:29 PM

A major concern for patients with shingles is the development of a complication called postherpetic neuralgia, which, at times, can be very debilitating.

Updated Oct 30, 2014 at 12:27 PM

Q: I have a small, white, painful sore under my tongue. I have had this several times before and it usually goes away after a week or so, but it seems to come back again. Is this a cold sore?

Posted Oct 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM

'Ditch the candy'

Updated Oct 24, 2014 at 10:20 AM

Q: What’s up with the controversy about breast cancer screening?A: Many factors must be considered to evaluate a screening test:- How common is the disease being screened for? The more common it is, the more people there are that...

Updated Oct 24, 2014 at 10:19 AM

Because so many people are on a diet or thinking about going on a diet, dieting is a very popular subject.Recently, two studies have been reported that add to the already existing data concerning dieting. In one study, researchers reviewed...

Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 9:56 AM

Great-grandmothers and grandmothers-to-be might recall a healthy pregnancy eating big bowls of ice cream and other excess food, and today often are seen pushing food on pregnant daughters, but times have changed.

Updated Oct 21, 2014 at 11:51 AM

For many seniors, memory loss or forgetfulness can be a burden both on the senior and their family members.

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 10:08 AM

By Dr. Jeff HershMore Content NowQ: Where did this new enterovirus that is going around come from?

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 10:07 AM

By Dr. Murray FeingoldMore Content NowHere is a report of a first in medical history: A 35-year-old woman was born without a uterus and only one kidney. She wanted to become pregnant and have children but needed a uterus to accomplish this.

Posted Oct 17, 2014 at 1:01 AM

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