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Life and family

Get the latest information to help you stay on top of what's important with your life and family.

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5 Things Your Nurse Wants You to Know
Nurses work behind the scenes to improve your well-being in more ways than you might realize.

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4 Reasons to See Your Doctor Now
Tempted to bail on your GP? Don't pass on regular doctor visits without considering these first—they...

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6 Tips for Navigating the ER
The emergency room can be a complicated place. Try these tips for an easier trip.

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Can You Think Yourself Healthier?
Positive thoughts are linked to good health—and you can learn to cultivate them.

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What is a food obsession?
Watch as Dr. Judi Hollis discusses food addiction.

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Are These Common Household Chemicals Threatening Your Health?
Phthalates are in hundreds of consumer goods and can make their way into your body. Here’s what you ...

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The Health Benefits of Happiness
Being happy can help protect your heart, immune system, and more—but the source of your joy matters....

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How do I influence the health of other people in my social network?
Healthy changes your friends make, and even friends of friends make, can ultimately change your beha...

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What is the connected health movement?
As part of healthcare reform, the connected health movement would facilitate the sharing of electron...

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Take the Heartburn Out of the Holidays With These Simple Food Swaps
Your favorite dishes may make pain and burning worse.