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Pint-sized Resolve: New Year’s Resolutions for Kids

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This is the time of year when many adults will start putting together a list of resolutions for the New Year, but is it cool for kids to set some goals for 2014, too?

Don’t Assume It’s Just a Yeast Infection

Don’t Assume It’s Just a Yeast Infection

Tags: allergies, genital warts, hemorrhoids, herpes zoster virus, skin infection, STD, yeast infection

The symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection are familiar to many women: itching, irritation, and usually a thick white discharge. It’s easy to simply reach for the anti-fungal treatments at the first sign of irritation -- and usually this does do the trick.

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A New Option for Breast Cancer Prevention

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For postmenopausal women with a high risk of breast cancer, the drug anastrozole offers a new option. It’s the latest preventive medication — but not the only one.

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Dangerous Head Injury May Go Unnoticed

Tags: brain health, concussion, head injury sports injury, sports injuries

Hits in football, boxing and hockey are known to cause concussion, and so are “headers” in soccer. But even when they don’t result in a concussion, these “subconcussive hits” can contribute to long-term brain damage.

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Battling the Bulge: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Tags: abdominal aortic aneurysm, heart and vascular institute, risk factors, vascular disease

An abdominal aortic aneurysm is a bulge that can form in a section of the body’s main artery. These aneurysms develop slowly over the years and often have no symptoms — but can become dangerous.

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5 Ways to Slim Down Your Meatloaf

Tags: antioxidants, calories, diet, healthy diet, saturated fat

Want to make this comfort food staple healthier? Make these simple swaps — without sacrificing flavor.

Recipe: Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Recipe: Sweet and Sour Turkey Meatballs

Tags: healthy diet, holiday season, Recipes

These too-easy sweet and sour meatballs are the perfect appetizer for your next party. Bonus: they're kid-pleasing too!

These 6 bad habits in the kitchen can lead to weight gain. HealthHub health number from Cleveland Clinic

6 Easy Ways to Avoid Weight Gain (Infographic)

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Can’t seem to lose weight? Don’t look beyond the kitchen. Six unconscious kitchen habits make it easy to gain weight. We show you six easy, healthy changes you can make to ease your weight-loss journey.

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Individual Care Best for Young Cardiac Patients

Tags: cardiology, heart disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, pediatrics

Children with heart disease have special needs, and pediatric hypertrophic cardiomyopathy presents special challenges. A new study confirms the best approach for effective treatment.

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7 New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Want to Keep

Tags: exercise, healthy diet, healthy living, New Year

Tired of the usual New Year's resolutions? Have a little fun — and get healthier while you're at it.