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Gastric bypass may bring #infant nutrition deficits. #Pregnancy #GastricBypass
Infants born to women who've had a Roux-en-Y gastric bypass are more likely to be small for their gestational age and have nutritional deficiencies at birth, even if the mother takes supplements during pregnancy, a study suggests.
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What is most flattering #hair color for you? #HairColor #HairTips
View this Hair and Beauty slideshow on Tips for Gorgeous Hair Color. If you're a hair dye beginner or looking for your next color change, tour this gallery of hair dye options for tips and gorgeous colors.
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About 1.2 million Americans are #HIV-positive, but one in eight aren't aware of it. #HIVAwareness
The rapid HIV test can provide results within 15-20 minutes using oral fluid or a blood or plasma sample. Read about other advantages of the testing procedure.
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What is the proper way to get rid of #earwax buildup?
Excess earwax buildup and blockage can cause symptoms of ringing in the ear, hearing loss, and dizziness. Home remedies and OTC ear drops usually can get rid of excess earwax without seeking medical help. However, some cases of earwax blockage or impaction may need medical care.
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Eating off of smaller plates can help you #eat the right portions. #WeightLoss #DietTips
View this slideshow and learn how to practice portion control which can help you lose weight and eat a healthy diet. See how much is too much by using this pictorial guide to gauge serving sizes.
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What % of people engage in regular #exercise in the U.S.? Take a guess!
Despite the many benefits of moderate physical activity, 31 million Americans (28 percent) age 50 years and older are inactive – that is, they are not physically active beyond the basic movements needed for daily life activities.
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How to know if it's #mesothelioma. #Breathing #ChestPain
Read about mesothelioma causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment, staging, survival rates, and life expectancy. Find out about pleural mesothelioma, lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure.
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Government intervention helping to control #Zika virus outbreak. #Florida #ZikaVirus
Florida health officials' response this summer to the first identified cases of local transmission and the first identified outbreak of Zika virus infection in the continental United States, including aggressive mosquito control efforts, helped to interrupt local transmission and reduce the effect on the community, including pregnant women.
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Increase your intake of #omega3 to help fight #depression. #MentalHealth #HealthTips
View this pictures slideshow and get tips on foods that can help boost your mood. Fight depression with leafy greens, turkey, salmon, coffee and more.
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Health #Insurance Ratings: 23 plans earn top mark. #HealthInsurance #ACA
Twenty-three insurance plans out of more than 1,000 have received the highest score of 5.0, according to new ratings released Thursday from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
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Can you treat #ocular #hypertension at home? #EyeCare
The term ocular hypertension usually refers to any situation in which the pressure inside the eye, called intraocular pressure, is higher than normal. Read about treatment and symptoms of ocular hypertension.
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How to #prevent and get rid of head #lice at home. #HeadLice
View this slideshow to not only learn how to treat a head lice infestation, but also how to protect your child against future lice outbreaks.
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