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‘BE FAST’ When It Comes To Stroke Can Save Your Life

In the United States, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds. Strokes, 80 percent of which are caused by a blood clot that blocks blood flow to the brain, are medical emergencies that require immediate attention.

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A Four-Point Plan to Keep Your Joints Healthy

Whether it’s a brand-new Bentley or a classic 1970 Mustang, most people have a car they dream about. If they’re lucky enough to own it someday, you better believe they’re going to take care of it.

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Can Staying Active Help Prevent Chronic Pain?

Older adults with higher levels of physical activity have pain modulation patterns that might help lower their risk of developing chronic pain.

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Could caffeine actually help prevent dementia?

There could be good news for coffee lovers. Researchers identified 24 compounds, including caffeine, with the potential to boost an enzyme in the brain shown to protect against dementia.

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Too much sun, mosquito bites can wreck tropical vacation

If the last blast of winter has you longing for sun-soaked beaches in tropical locales, be sure to stop at the drug store for sunscreen and insect repellant before leaving for spring vacation.

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5 prevention tips help you stay healthy, live longer

Benjamin Franklin is credited with saying that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. What can you do to gain the benefits of prevention?

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