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  • Fruit Juice Is a Sneaky Culprit Behind Weight Gain

    Fruit Juice Is a Sneaky Culprit Behind Weight Gain

    Fruit juice tastes sweet, but the results of regularly consuming the drink are pretty sour. According to new research, drinking just 1 glass of 100% fruit juice every day leads to gaining close to half a pound over 3 years.

  • Don’t Forget the Folic Acid

    Don’t Forget the Folic Acid

    Taking folic acid regularly before and during early pregnancy helps prevent neural tube defects in babies. But there’s much more that this B vitamin does for your health.

  • Is Your Antidepressant Working for You?

    Is Your Antidepressant Working for You?

    If you’re depressed, taking an antidepressant can be a big step toward feeling better.

Wellness Center

Pregnancy and Oral Health

Pregnancy and Oral Health

Regular dental checkups and cleanings, along with brushing and flossing often, are important for a healthy mouth and a health pregnancy.

Quizzes

Thyroid Quiz

The thyroid is a gland that controls key functions of your body. Disease of the thyroid gland can affect nearly every organ in your body and harm your health.

Multimedia

Peak Flow Meter

A peak flow meter for asthma is like a thermometer for a fever - it helps you monitor what's going on inside your lungs by measuring airflow out of the lungs. The meter can tell you if your airways are narrowing well before asthma symptoms begin. Learn how to use a peak flow meter, how to find your "personal best," and how to set your peak flow zones.

Symptom Checker
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