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Today in Health News

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children

And teens, college students should make sure their vaccines are up to date, says Academy of Pediatrics

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Waist-to-Hip Ratio Calculator
Podcast: Ultrafast Computed Tomography (Ultrafast CT Scan) Podcast
Quiz: Autism Quiz
Risk Assesment: Alcohol Use Assessment
Video: Hip Arthritis and Replacement

Health Tip of the Day

The Best Nutrition Advice

When you need professional nutrition advice, don't be fooled by the titles "certified nutrition specialist" or "certified nutrition consultant." They are not associated with formal nutrition training. People do little more than pay a membership fee to get them. For the best advice, work with a registered dietician (R.D.).

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.