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1 in 5 U.S. Men Admits to Violence Against Spouse, Partner

Acts include hitting, kicking, biting, choking, threatening with a weapon, survey finds

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Cost of Drinking Calculator
Podcast: Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram Podcast
Quiz: Poison Ivy Quiz
Risk Assesment: Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Smoking Cessation, Relapse Prevention

Health Tip of the Day

The Benefits of Menopause

From a health perspective, menopause's benefits include:

  • The end of the ability to become pregnant, with its attendant health risks.

  • The end of the fear of becoming pregnant, a fear that may cause psychological distress and may affect health decisions on medications and forms of treatment.

  • The end of menstruation with all its inconveniences, including troublesome periods, heavy flow, cramps and/or PMS.

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.