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How to Find the Best Sunscreen to Avoid Aging Your Skin

Tags: aging, dermatologist, dermatology, geriatric, geriatric health, premature aging, skin cancer, skin care, SPF, sun exposure, sunburn, sunscreen, UVA rays, wrinkles

Think you know what sunscreen is and what it’s supposed to do? If you're like most people, you probably don't. A new study finds the majority of consumers don’t completely understand the information on a sunscreen label.


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Want a Smooth, Safe Shave Every Time? Try These 10 Tips

Tags: dry skin, lotions, shaving, skin, skin care

Get 10 expert shaving tips so you can have healthy, radiant skin that turns heads at the pool, beach or wherever you go this summer.


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FDA Decision Aims to Eliminate Trans Fat From Your Food

Tags: cholesterol, diabetes, FDA, food labels, healthy diet, heart attack, heart-healthy oils, Trans fats

Everyone agrees: trans fat is unhealthy. Now federal regulators are taking steps to eliminate it from our diet completely. In three years, food manufacturers will have to phase out artificial trans fats from their products, under guidelines announced by the FDA.


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5 Reasons You Should Have a Family Doctor

Tags: family health, primary care

If you have a medical need — sudden flu symptoms, nagging back pain, an unexpected rash — who is your first point of contact? Find out why a family physician might be the right answer


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Medicare Considers Coverage of Genetic Prostate Cancer Test

Tags: genetic counseling, genetic disorder, genetics, Oncotype DX Prostate test, prostate cancer, prostate screening

The Oncotype DX prostate cancer test allows more men with low-risk prostate cancer to choose active surveillance – sparing them unnecessary treatment. Now, a proposal for Medicare coverage is under review.


6 Intimate Health Facts That Every Man Should Know

6 Intimate Health Facts That Every Man Should Know

Tags: erectile dysfunction, health screenings, incontinence, kidney stones, medications, prescriptions, prostate cancer, STDs, testicular cancer, vasectomy, vasectomy reversal

Let's face it, men: It's tough keeping on top of all the health and medical advice out there. We've put together a list of timeless tips that can help keep you on top of your health game.


Men: Protect Your Health In 4 Simple Steps

Men: Protect Your Health in 4 Simple Steps (Infographic)

Tags: erectile dysfunction, genital warts, infographic, prostate cancer, self-exam, STI, testicular cancer

About one in 250 men will develop testicular cancer in their lifetime, while one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. “Men are sometimes reluctant to see a doctor for any number of reasons, ranging from embarrassment to simply not making the time for their personal health,” says Eric Klein, MD,  Chairman of the Glickman Urological &


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New Blood Test Helps You Avoid Unnecessary Prostate Cancer Biopsies

Tags: 4Kscore, biopsy, prostate cancer, prostate cancer screening, prostate screening, prostate-specific antigen, PSA, PSA screening

Cleveland Clinic doctors have started using a new prostate screening test that is more accurate than the PSA blood test. The new 4Kscore test can be used along with the PSA blood test to cut down on unnecessary biopsies.


Watch This if You Have Heart Disease and Take ED Drugs (Video)

Watch This if You Have Heart Disease and Take ED Drugs (Video)

Tags: blood pressure, ED, erectile dysfunction, heart disease, study

A new study finds that drugs commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction could have heart benefits, including Viagra® (sildenafil citrate), Levitra® (vardenafil) and Cialis® (tadalafil).


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How African-Americans Can Get Better Kidney Care

Tags: chronic kidney disease, dialysis, kidney cancer, kidney failure, kidney transplant, organ donation, organ donor, organ transplant

African-Americans have higher rates of kidney failure but are less likely to get kidney transplants than Caucasian-Americans. Learn why and what you can do about it.