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Nothing beats the taste (or smell!) of fresh-baked bread. Make your own with this easy recipe.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Test your knowledge of this disease with our informative quiz.
Most people wouldn’t wait more than a year to change the oil in their cars or get haircuts. A dental exam every six months is one of those routine maintenance appointments that should not be put off.
Answer this one: What position is best for your back when you sleep?
The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.
Most adults who drink alcohol are moderate drinkers and are at low risk
for alcohol dependence. If you're concerned about drinking use this tool to find out if you have a problem.
The beating of your heart is very organized, taking its cue from a built-in electrical system. A normal heart rate is regular, at 60 to 100 beats per minute. An arrhythmia is any kind of abnormal heartbeat—too fast, too slow, or irregular. This video explains different arrhythmias and what you should do if you have one.
Plastic surgery is becoming more popular, with the most common procedure now breast augmentation, or enlargement. Contrary to what you may think, women with breast implants aren't immune to breast cancer.
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