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Calculator: Immunization Calendar
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Health Tip of the Day

Fleeting Memories

Make sure a loved one gets medical treatment if he or she starts suffering from dementia. Symptoms include memory problems, such as difficulty remembering peoples, places and time; difficulty understanding the results of his or her actions; forgetting how to get dressed or how to do other daily tasks; inability to follow instructions; lack of interest in the world around him or her; loss of interest in food; and a tendency to wander away or get lost, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Healthy Living

Fitness
You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

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Cancer
Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

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You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.