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Try taking a walk after dinner tonight. Your body will thank you!
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Broccoli has attracted quite a bit of attention lately thanks to its potential cancer-fighting properties. It looks like mom was right! http://bit.ly/1DcU1sE
Discover how adding broccoli to your diet can relieve the body of toxins caused by air pollution. Learn how you can easily include broccoli in your meals.
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Glasses help us see the world and protect our eyes from the sun, but they also help us express our style! Here's a breakdown of some of the most popular eyeglasses throughout history: http://bit.ly/1Q1hFBx
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Which foods can wreck havoc on your digestive system? Here are some of the biggest culprits.
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The new UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex has two full-sized hockey rinks with approximately 1,500 total seats! Check even more facts about the complex, which opens this August. http://upmclemieuxsportscomplex.com/
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Nutrition and hydration are one of the many aspects that can make or break your running performance. Our director of sports nutrition, Leslie Bonci, RD, suggests these no-bake energy bars to give you enough nutrition for your run, but won't weigh you down.
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Need a healthy snack to help you fuel up before a workout? Discover how a few simple ingredients can turn into delicious protein bars.
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The 2015 Pittsburgh Magazine "Best Doctors" list is here! More than 440 UPMC physicians have made the list this year. The list is derived from the Best Doctors in America database. The physicians included on that database have to go through an exhaustive peer review in order to make the cut. Learn more and see if your doctor is on the list: http://bit.ly/1DUmJ42
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Why become an organ donor? Because 8 lives could be depending on you. Learn more at www.UPMC.com/DonateLife
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You might be surprised to find out the truth about organ donation.
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Every day, about 18 people in the United States die while waiting for an organ transplant. Discover the facts behind common myths about organ donation.
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Have you ever seen someone smoking an electronic cigarette (or e-cigarette) in public and wondered how it works? Keep in mind that while it may not be a traditional cigarette, an e-cigarette is still a form of tobacco. http://bit.ly/1Hpco2U
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Chest pain can be a sign of many different issues, but it could also be pointing to a heart issue. It's important to understand your symptoms and know when to call your doctor or when to get help right away. http://bit.ly/1Hfda2h
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Did you know that Magee is the only center in Pennsylvania to offer the first non-invasive, predictive test to aid in embryo selection? Magee has recently implemented the use of the Eeva™ Test to provide our physicians and patients with photos of the embryos sooner than anyone else, in order to determine the best embryos during in vitro fertilization (IVF) to aid in their effort to provide the best chance of a successful pregnancy.

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First and Only Non-invasive, Predictive Test to Aid in Embryo Selection
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UPMC develops and delivers life changing medicine by working at the apex of healthcare and technology, translating science and research into accessible cures, and consistently working to accelerate the pace of innovation worldwide.

A world-renowned health care provider and insurer, Pittsburgh-based UPMC is inventing new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care. It provides more than $887 million a year in benefits to its communities, including more care to the region’s most vulnerable citizens than any other health care institution. The largest nongovernmental employer in Pennsylvania, UPMC integrates more than 62,000 employees, 22 hospitals, 400 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites, a 2.2-million-member health insurance division, and international and commercial operations. 

At UPMC, our mission is to serve our community by providing outstanding patient care and to shape tomorrow’s health system through clinical and technological innovation, research, and education. 

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