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risks

Smart steps to reduce SIDS

Breastfeeding isn't just about nutrition and brain development—it may even play a role in developing safe sleep habits.

Make your garden one of delights, not dangers

Spring has finally arrived and you're eager to get outside. Go for it! Just take care to limit your risks.

FDA: Know risks of permanent birth control

Some devices can cause serious complications—and it may also take up to three months before they start working.

Check early, check often

For men, regular screening and early detection are essential in battling the top three cancers.

As easy as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

This list of "do's and don'ts" can lead to improved health—but you don't need to tackle them all at once. Small steps reap big rewards.

9 out of 10 strokes could be prevented

High blood pressure is the most important controllable risk factor.

Have heart problems? Watch the protein

Bacon and eggs are yummy, but diets rich in animal protein have been linked to an increased risk of heart disease, colon cancer and diabetes.

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