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Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects Blood Pressure

Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works well at sea level but not at great heights

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Ovulation Date Calculator
Podcast: Cesarean Delivery Podcast
Quiz: Ear, Nose, and Throat Quiz
Risk Assesment: Stress Trigger Assessment
Video: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Health Tip of the Day

A Woman's Heart Disease Risk

You're at risk for heart disease if your father had a heart attack before age 56 or if your mother had one before age 60. If you are 20 percent or more overweight. If body fat is concentrated around your midsection. If you have a low level of HDL ("good") cholesterol and a high level of LDL ("bad") cholesterol. If you have diabetes.

Healthy Living

Stress Management
If you feel overwhelmed by stress, you’re not alone. But you can start to view stress as a fact of life and respond to it in positive ways. Learn the skills to keep stress in check and have a more balanced, healthy life.

Health Centers

Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

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.