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How to Stop Wanting the Big Things

The problem with chronic illness is that it is chronic; it’s unlikely to go away any time soon. A diagnosis brings the necessity for adaptation. All of a sudden the things that seemed to make life worthwhile are no longer available to us. Without …

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Options: 4 Things to Consider

Considering prostate cancer treatment options if you have been diagnosed with the disease can seem daunting, but the outlook for treating prostate cancer can be quite promising. Prostate cancer treatment options are becoming more effective and safer …

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8 Things you didn't know about circumcision

It has even been thought to lower the risk of prostate cancer. … A point that is frequently brought up is the fact that boys have no protection against adults who want to perform medically unnecessary surgery on their genitals (sometimes without …

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8 Things Every Breast Cancer Patient Should Know

Those words, from my oncologist's PA last week, were the sweetest words I have heard in a very long time. For while I still have three weeks to go with my daily radiation treatment, I seem to be done for a while with at least one doctor — the oncologist.

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The Mammogram Debate: Five Important Things You Should Know

That's why, in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I sat down with breast cancer expert Dr. Elisa Port in a special edition of "Mondays With Marlo" to sort through all the facts. Dr. Port — the director of the Dubin Breast Center at …

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Cervical Cancer: 5 Things To Know About Joey Feek's Fatal Disease

Country singer Joey Feek is tragically suffering through her final days as she loses a harrowing battle with cervical cancer. At this point, she may pass away at any given moment. To educate yourself on this horrific illness, look no further than our …

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Daily Checkup: Time to man up and get prostate checked, among other things

The specialist: The chairman of the urology department at Mount Sinai, Dr. Ash Tewari specializes in treating urological cancers and in promoting men's overall health and well-being. June is Men's Health Awareness Month. Who's at risk: It's not just an …

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Turmeric: 5 things you didn't know about the superfood

Curcumin, the active component in turmeric, is credited with its numerous health benefits but was not identified until 1910. As science has begun to uncover the many potential benefits, this already common root has only become more popular. READ MORE: …

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