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4 Reasons You Shouldn't Avoid Talking to Your Medical Provider About Dementia

New AARP research suggests stigma clouds our understanding of cognitive impairment


5 Things to Know About the New Alzheimer's Drug

Doctors weigh in on Biogen's newly approved dementia treatment, brand name Aduhelm

What to Know About Alzheimer's Disease

Early symptoms, warning signs and stages of the condition — plus, what the latest drug news means

Doctors Discuss New Diet Drug Semaglutide

Sold under the brand name Wegovy, it appears twice as effective as other Rx treatments for obesity

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This website links volunteers with those in need in their communities

Why Doctors Miss the Symptoms of Endometriosis

New research reveals how long the disorder can persist, the damage it can do and how best to treat it

5 Warning Signs of Lupus That You Should Know

Symptoms of this autoimmune disorder can affect many areas of the body

4 Reasons to Think Twice Before Getting Into a Hot Tub

The warm water can harbor risks to your health, especially if you're older

Healthy Packable Meals for Long Summer Drives

Road trips don't have to mean days of fast food. Here's how to fuel your excursion

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Should You Take Metformin Despite the Recalls?

Experts explain the back-and-forth on this popular diabetes drug

Desserts for People With Diabetes

From chocolate to chia pudding, which treats to try if you’re watching your blood sugar

Can COVID-19 Cause Diabetes in Patients?

Researchers are working to understand surprising diagnoses in some hospitalized patients


How to Get Started With Telemedicine

We take you through setting up an appointment

Medicare Telehealth Use Soars During COVID-19 Pandemic

1 in 4 beneficiaries 'saw' medical provider remotely

How to Connect With Your Doctor Virtually

Tips for using a smartphone, tablet or computer

Healthy Living

5 Ways to Be Happier Now

Expert tips to bring more meaning and joy to your daily life — starting today

7 Superfoods You Should Be Eating After 50

These standouts can keep you healthy as nutritional needs change with age

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