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Today in Health News

A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy

Less than a glass a day may also help the heart in those who already have kidney disease, researchers found

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Baby Due Date Tool
Podcast: Hysteroscopy Podcast
Quiz: Weighty Questions
Risk Assesment: Understanding Your Response to Stress
Video: Carotid Artery Disease

Health Tip of the Day

To Work Safely in the Garden

Bend your knees when lifting, shoveling or hauling materials.   Wear closed-toe shoes with rubber soles. Avoid wearing perfume, which can attract bees and wasps. Apply sunscreen to all exposed skin. Don't apply pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers on windy days. Wear a wide-brimmed hat. Drink plenty of water.

Healthy Living

Smoking Cessation
You’ve heard all the reasons to stop smoking. You may have thought about quitting or even tried it a time or two. But you may need a little help. Learn how to get ready to quit, how to quit, and how to stay quit for a healthier, smoke-free future.

Health Centers

Heart Disease
Heart disease is the biggest health risk Americans face today. If you don’t have heart disease now, you can help prevent it. If you’ve already been diagnosed with heart disease, you can keep it from getting worse. Here are the tools to get you started.

Your Family

Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.