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9 Derm-Approved Products for Rosacea

We asked doctors to share their favorite products for tackling and treating rosacea flare-ups.

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Stories That Inspire Us

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She Became a Top Ballerina...and Had No Idea She Had AS

People with ankylosing spondylitis don't usually become professional dancers. Alicia Graf Mack did that and more.

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One Woman's Secret to Living Fully—and Freely—With RA

HealthCentral's patient advocate Lene Andersen shares what it means to live a #NoLimits life with rheumatoid arthritis.

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How One Woman Found Freedom From RA

When rheumatoid arthritis threatened to lock up her life. Teresa D'Angelo found an escape. Get ready for some #HappyTears!

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#Save60 for Psoriasis Awareness Month!

Psoriasis patients spend about an hour day managing symptoms. We’re here to help you #Save60 so you have more time for you.

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Let’s Talk About COPD

We’ve got the doctor-approved scoop on the causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with this lung condition easier.

By Marjorie Korn
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The New Alzheimer’s Blood Test That Could Change Your Life

The test, which is not yet available to the public, has potential to detect Alzheimer’s decades before symptoms appear.

By Sarah Ellis
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The Big Benefit of Eating Veggies That You Didn’t Know About

Three new studies have linked plant protein intake to a longer, healthier (disease-free!) life.

By Sarah Ellis
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10 Ways to Build Strength After Lung Cancer Surgery

These gentle, effective exercises will help you rebuild strength, endurance, and energy after your lung cancer procedure.

By K. Aleisha Fetters
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Let’s Talk About Hypertension

High blood pressure is all about the numbers. When your readings rise, your heart can pay a price. We'll help you stay safe.

By Matt McMillen

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Mike Veny is one of world’s leading mental health speakers and a high-energy corporate drumming event facilitator.

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Living Well with Chronic Hives

Personal stories and the latest knowledge from experts about life with chronic idiopathic urticaria, including symptoms, treatment options, and how to thrive in daily life.

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Learn How to Adapt and Even Thrive With UC

It's a tough diagnosis to be sure. But you're not alone: multitudes of people living with UC go on to navigate work, travel, sports, and college. Consider us your tipsheet.

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Simple Ways to Live Easier With COPD

Our guide to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease explains everything you need to know about how COPD progresses, how it’s best treated, and most important, how you can keep doing the things you love to do.