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Today in Health News

Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules

Expert offers advice on how to help kids adjust to earlier bedtimes

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's BMI Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Start Sun Protection Young
Quiz: Autoimmune Diseases Quiz
Risk Assesment: Cervical Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Kidney Stones

Health Tip of the Day

Diabetes and Heart Disease

People with diabetes need to pay attention to their hearts. Two-thirds of people with the condition will eventually die of cardiovascular disease, says the American Heart Association (AHA). They can reduce their risk of death by controlling the risk factors, such as blood sugar, obesity, blood pressure and high cholesterol.

Healthy Living

Nutrition
Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.

Health Centers

Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed. With help for your family, your friends and your health care team, you can learn to take care of yourself and stay healthy.

Your Family

Women's Health
Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.