Healthy Living

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Effects of Breast Cancer Radiation on the Body

Radiation therapy uses high-powered X-rays to kill cancer cells in the breast. While it's directed at the tumor, radiation affects multiple areas of the body.

Adderall and Weight Loss: What You Need to Know

If you or your child is taking Adderall, know how the medicine can affect appetite. Understand weight loss and the importance of nutrition.

9 Untested Chemicals You Use Every Day

Those with OA of the knee can find non-surgical relief by discussing treatment plans with their doctor such as lifestyle changes, medications, and injections.

Bacterial Meningitis and Vaccinations

Meningitis is a rare but serious condition that results from a bacterial infection. It causes swelling and inflammation in the tissues surrounding the brain and spinal cord.

Identifying and Treating Nocturnal Seizures

You can have a seizure while you sleep with any type of epilepsy. But with certain types of epilepsy, seizures occur only during sleep.

Joint Pain: Is Low Testosterone the Cause?

Arthritis isn't the only cause of joint pain. Hormonal imbalances, like low testosterone, can contribute to aches and pains in your joints.