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Air pollution is down, but fine particles remain a major health threat. >
Aging makes hypertension more likely. Reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke. Know how to take your pressure properly.  >
Keeping hypertension under control protects your health. So why do so many fail to do it? Part 2. >
Many people's hearing degrades as they age. They can become isolated and miss out on social contact. Poor hearing can also mean they fail to hear important information. Both effects can contribute to seniors becoming confused and depressed. There is a move on to make personal sound amplification products available over-the-counter and at low-cost the way reading glasses are. The proposed change could put millions of seniors back in circulation. >

My 18 month-old son didn't breathe at birth and has severe brain damage and long seizures. He gets all nutrition through a g-tube. Is it ethical to stop his g-tube feeds? More >

Creative people have developed habits that nurture their talents. You can use them, too.  More >

Dietary supplements can be helpful, but they cannot make up for an unhealthy diet.  >

Did you change your health insurer this year?
A. Yes, I needed better coverage
B. Yes, it had become too expensive
C. Yes, I changed my employer
D. No
E. Not sure
A physical therapist shows how poor body alignment is behind most injury and teaches you the safe way to do many daily tasks. More >

How often should you get your blood pressure checked?
A. Once a month.
B. Once a year.
C. It depends on your last blood pressure measurement.

It's easy to doctor images and put them online. It turns out we are not very good at determining what's real and what's not. >
Not all largely vegetarian diets are especially good for you. Some plant-based diets are bad for your heart. >
A new advisory should help clear up confusion about which fats to eat and which to avoid. >
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