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Stuffed Cabbage Soup

This autumn-friendly soup pairs cabbage, ground round, and onion in a soup served over the grain of your choice. It will leave you warm and satisfied.

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Check Your Risk

Breast cancer can be a devastating disease. But early detection can save your life. To mark National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, find out your risk for breast cancer.

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When One More Is Too Many

What's the difference between alcohol abuse and alcoholism? How can you cut back if you drink too much? Find out what you know about alcohol abuse. 

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Feeling Anxious?

Researchers have found that women are more likely to struggle with anxiety disorders than are men.

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Zika and Pregnancy

One way to prevent infection during pregnancy is to protect yourself from mosquitoes.

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High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it has no symptoms. If high blood pressure remains unchecked, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, heart failure, and more. You can stop this silent killer — if you catch it in time.
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Pregnancy & Newborns
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
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Women'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.
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    Find out more about this degenerative disease of the brain by taking this quiz.

    BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.

    This assessment is valid for women between the ages of 21 and 69 who have had sexual intercourse at least once and who have not had a hysterectomy with removal of the cervix.

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      Quitting smoking is a major life event. It’s easier to do when you are prepared for what’s to come. Watch and learn how to make a solid plan that will keep you on the path to being smoke-free.

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