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  • Do You Know the Warning Signs of Cancer?

    Do You Know the Warning Signs of Cancer?

    The common cold may be easy to identify—a runny nose, sneezing, congestion. But what about cancer? Its warning signs may be far less obvious. Recent research suggests many people may not know them. Even more alarming: They may not consider such symptoms serious.

  • Many Fertility Apps and Sites Not Accurate

    Many Fertility Apps and Sites Not Accurate

    If you’re trying to get pregnant, that app on your phone might not be the best for showing your most fertile days.

  • Stool Test Works Well to Find Colon Cancer

    Stool Test Works Well to Find Colon Cancer

    For years, colonoscopy has been the main test for finding colon cancer. But an annual stool test may work as well—without the unpleasant prep time, new research says.

Wellness Center

Put Peer Pressure in Its Place

During the teen years, peer pressure can be very strong. It can push kids to do things that they don't really want to do. This pressure can come from friends or other kids at school. But parents can counter it, if they're ready to help.

Quizzes

Pinworms Quiz

Where are pinworms primarily found in the body? Get the answer to this and other questions concerning pinworms when you complete the multiple choice quiz.

Multimedia

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is a procedure that lets your doctor see directly inside your entire colon using a flexible tube. It can detect intestinal problems such as bleeding or early signs of colorectal cancer. In this video, you'll learn what you might experience during a colonoscopy and what to expect given your particular results.

Symptom Checker
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