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Staying healthy during flu season

Experts are warning that the flu vaccine may not give full protection this year, but doctors still suggest getting one.

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The ugly truth about ALS

I will ultimately lose the ability to move, speak, swallow and finally breathe. ALS leads to complete paralysis. The average life expectancy…

When faced with unwanted weight, it's easy to place the blame on your metabolism.

The 5 biggest myths about metabolism

Metabolism often gets the brunt of the blame for weight gain. With all of the fad diets and special tricks meant to speed up one’s metabolis…