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1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

More than half of parents said the drugs are helpful

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Due Date Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: 4 Heart-Related Conditions You Can Work to Prevent
Quiz: Disease Prevention Quiz
Risk Assesment: Coronary Artery Disease Assessment
Video: Smoking Cessation, Relapse Prevention

Health Tip of the Day

Stress and Overeating

Women who are stressed out may be more likely to overeat by snacking than men who are stressed. Researchers writing in a 2004 issue of the Journal of Applied Social Psychology found women who felt high levels of stress tended to snack more after the stressful situation ended than did men. Men did the same amount of snacking whether they were stressed or not, the study found.

Healthy Living

Smoking Cessation
You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future.

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Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

Your Family

Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.