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Today in Health News

Certain Type of Brain Malformation May Be Best Left Alone

Saying no to surgery, radiation tied to better outcomes in study of abnormal brain connections

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's BMI Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Energy Drinks: Not a Good Choice for Children
Quiz: CPR and Defibrillator Quiz
Risk Assesment: Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Coronary Artery Disease: Treatment

Health Tip of the Day

Sensible Dining

To eat healthful portions of food instead of high-calorie, super-sized ones when dining out: Order small-sized items at fast-food restaurants, says the American Institute for Cancer Research. Order an appetizer for a main course or split a meal with a companion at regular restaurants.

Healthy Living

Fitness
You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

Health Centers

Cancer
Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

Your Family

Men's Health
You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.