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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: Waist-to-Hip Ratio Calculator
Podcast: Amniocentesis Podcast
Quiz: Bruxism Quiz
Risk Assesment: Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment
Video: Carotid Artery Disease

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

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

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.