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The aftermath of cancer 
The aftermath of cancer
Cancer treatment is a life-changing journey that, despite remissions and possible cures, experts say is life-long for many.
Is there a link between obesity and cancer?  Featured
Is there a link between obesity and cancer?
Researchers say obesity may be putting people at a greater risk for developing certain types of cancer. Learn why.
Prescription rates leveling off for kids 
Prescription rates leveling off for kids
A new study finds the number of psychiatric prescriptions for young patients is stabilizing.
4 things to know about this year’s flu vaccination 
4 things to know about this year’s flu vaccination
As flu season approaches, our expert shares what you should know to protect you and your loved ones.
Is genetic counseling right for you?  Featured
Is genetic counseling right for you?
Everyone wants to know what the future holds for their health. And the answer could be in your genes. Here’s what you need to know.
Monkeys cured of HIV-like virus—could humans be next? 
Monkeys cured of HIV-like virus—could humans be next?
Nearly 32 years after the initial outbreak of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, researchers find a promising cure in a similar condition in monkeys.
Younger women benefit from getting mammograms earlier 
Younger women benefit from getting mammograms earlier
Find out why researchers say the lives of more young women could be saved if they received mammograms sooner.