Urinary tract infections are common in women and require antibiotics for effective treatment.
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True or false: If the regular dose of OTC pain reliever doesn't relieve your pain, it's safe to take more.
The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.
Recognizing the symptoms of stress in your life is one step toward managing it. This assessment will help you learn your particular stress symptoms.
A stroke occurs when either too much blood or too little blood disrupts blood flow to part of the brain. This deprives brain tissue of necessary oxygen and nutrients. Within minutes brain cells begin to die and the result is a loss of brain function.
Alcohol can be both a benefit and a danger to women, according to two recent studies. The key seems to be in knowing when it’s appropriate to drink and how much alcohol is considered safe.
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