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  • Understanding Self-Harm

    Non-suicidal self-injury—purposely harming their bodies without trying to take their own lives—is on the rise among teens. What's behind this troubling behavior and how can you help?

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  • Kid-Friendly Recipe: Special Spirals

    Tired of eating the same old sandwich for lunch? Roll up the ingredients in a tortilla to make a brand new lunchbox treat that’s fun and easy to eat!

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  • Pregancy Past 30

    More women than ever are becoming pregnant later in life. But do older mothers and their babies face additional risks?

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    Prescription medicines can work wonders when they are taken as they should be. But what happens when you miss a dose? Or when you want to take an over-the-counter medicine along with your prescription? See if you know the answers to these and other questions by taking this quiz.

    When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.


      Each winter, millions of people suffer from influenza—the flu. The flu virus infects the nose, throat, and lungs, and spreads from person to person through coughs and sneezes. The video explains why a flu shot is important to help prevent this illness, which can be life-threatening in older adults.

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