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Many older adults rely on sleep aids, poll shows

Seniors think poor sleep is normal, and many self-medicate instead of talking to their doctor.

Tired of your tattoo? You have options

Tattoos are meant to be permanent, but you can safely make them go away.

A risky position: Parents don't always put babies to sleep on their backs

Just 44 percent of parents always followed this advice to reduce SIDS risk, a study finds.


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Learn the symptoms of this serious lung disease that isn't cancer

A nagging cough is a classic symptom of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). But it's not the only symptom you should know.

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Information on preventing, finding and treating breast cancer

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How to prevent and treat this common illness

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