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Health Highlights

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Share Your Family Medical History

Talk to relatives about their health. Knowing your family’s medical history may help you take steps to reduce your own health risks.

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Cranberries as Dietary Supplements?

Get the scoop on the mixed results of health studies with products that contain cranberries.

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Daily Aspirin May Not Benefit Healthy Older Adults

Taking a low-dose aspirin each day can help some people prevent a heart attack or stroke. However, it might not help healthy older adults.

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Diabetes and Pregnancy

Moms who had diabetes during pregnancy have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. And their child is at increased risk too. Learn what to do.