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Ovarian Cancer: Risks and Symptoms

Ovarian cancer is the eighth most common cancer, as well as the fifth leading cause of cancer death. Learn the common symptoms and risks associated with this dangerous cancer.

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Pink Eye: Bacterial, Viral, Allergic, and Other Types

The phrase ‘pink eye’ is commonly used to refer to conjunctivitis, because pinkness or redness of the conjunctiva is one of the most noticeable symptoms.

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7 Ways to Protect Your Feet This Summer

Don’t let your feet ruin your time at the beach this summer.

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Huntington’s Disease: Causes and Caretaking

Huntington’s disease usually affects patients in the prime of their lives. The impact on families can be immense, so it’s important to know the facts.

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Pet Therapy Brings Healing Power of Pets to Ochsner Patients

Interaction with animals has been shown to have both short and long term health benefits. How one local group is bringing the healing power of pets to the patients at...

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4 Ways to Relieve Bug Bites and Stings at Home

Check out these helpful tips to treat bug bites at home.

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Stay Safe on the Water This Summer

Stay safe on the water this summer with these basic water sports safety guidelines.

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DIY Extreme Exfoliation: Is it Safe?

Is extreme exfoliation a beauty trend worth trying? Dr. Julie Martin weighs in on some of the top DIY products that offer glowing skin.

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