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  • Gum Disease Tied to Cancer Risk in Postmenopausal Women

    Gum Disease Tied to Cancer Risk in Postmenopausal Women

    Women with a history of gum disease were 14% more likely to develop any cancer, compared with those with healthy gums.

  • What’s the Buzz About Matcha?

    What’s the Buzz About Matcha?

    Matcha is a type of green tea. It's become a popular beverage, and it's also popping up as an ingredient in everything from lattes to muffins, cookies to ice cream

  • Don’t Forget the Folic Acid

    Don’t Forget the Folic Acid

    Taking folic acid regularly before and during early pregnancy helps prevent neural tube defects in babies. But there’s much more that this B vitamin does for your health.

Wellness Center

Topic Index - Eye Care

Detailed information on eye care, including anatomy of the eye, eye care specialists, eye examinations, correcting or improving vision, low vision, eye disorders, and eye safety

Quizzes

Sickle Cell Disease Quiz

Red blood cells are usually doughnut-shaped. In a person with sickle cell anemia, the red blood cells are shaped like a C--like a sickle.

Multimedia

Foot Care for People with Diabetes

Maintaining normal blood sugar levels helps to prevent diabetic foot problems: nerve damage, poor circulation, and infection. This video demonstrates how to do daily foot care that can impact the development of these complications.

Symptom Checker