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Today in Health News

Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules

Expert offers advice on how to help kids adjust to earlier bedtimes

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's Body Mass Index
Podcast: Podcast: Defeat the Pattern of Male-Pattern Baldness
Quiz: Sleep: Test Your Knowledge
Risk Assesment: Alcohol Use Assessment
Video: Smoking Cessation, Relapse Prevention

Health Tip of the Day

Diabetes and Heart Disease

People with diabetes need to pay attention to their hearts. Two-thirds of people with the condition will eventually die of cardiovascular disease, says the American Heart Association (AHA). They can reduce their risk of death by controlling the risk factors, such as blood sugar, obesity, blood pressure and high cholesterol.

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.