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Coronavirus

Coronavirus Prevention: Lessons From People Whose Lives Depend On It

As the highly contagious new coronavirus continues its spread through the U.S., the general public could learn a thing or two from the millions of other Americans with weakened immune systems who already live by rules of infection control.

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Susan Saran wears a chain bearing instructions that she not be resuscitated.

With Dementia Diagnosis, She Documented Her Wishes: They Said No

When she worked on the trading floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange, long before cellphone calculators, Susan Saran could perform complex math problems in her head.

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Foods To Avoid When You Have The Flu

When you have the flu, it may seem like nothing can make you feel better (or worse).

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Arthritis

Arthritis And Exercise: Physical Activity Helps

More than 50 million U.S. adults have arthritis. Many experience severe joint pain and, likely because of their pain, don’t do much exercising if at all.

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Eye Disease: 5 Steps To Lower Your Risk

Because these eye diseases cause no pain and often have no early symptoms, they do not automatically prompt people to seek medical care.

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Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C Can Lead To Other Health Issues

Thanks to the recent development of direct-acting antiviral medications, treatment of HCV has evolved significantly to be shorter in duration.

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