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Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's Body Mass Index
Podcast: Podcast: Radiation Treatment in Childhood Boosts Breast Cancer Risk
Quiz: Poison Prevention Quiz
Risk Assesment: Understanding Your Response to Stress
Video: Cardiac Arrhythmias

Health Tip of the Day

Begin With Blueberries

Blueberries may help prevent heart disease because they're high in antioxidants. Start your mornings with this smoothie: For 30 to 45 seconds in a blender, mix together 1 cup blueberries, 1 cup orange juice, 2 cups low-fat vanilla yogurt and 1/4 cup low-fat milk.

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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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