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What to Expect After Hepatitis C Treatment

From lifestyle changes to post-HCV meds, here's what it looks like to move on with your life now that you’ve been cured.

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10 Surprising Ways Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Affect Your Eyes—And How To Treat 'Em

RA can do a number on your eyes as much as your joints. We bring the most common symptoms and treatments into focus.

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Let's Talk About Breast Cancer Causes

We’ve all heard the statistic: One in eight women will get breast cancer at some point during her life. What we really want to know is whether there’s any way to predict if that one in eight is... us.

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Let's Talk About the Causes of Diabetes

There are a lot of myths and misconceptions about this disease, including where it comes from, who gets it, and why. Let’s take a closer look.

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Heart Disease an Issue? Be Careful With Marijuana

Whether its use is for fun or function, new research has found a too-significant-to-ignore link between using weed and cardiovascular health.

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Let's Talk About Hepatitis C

Read on as our experts help us zero in on hepatitis C causes, symptoms, treatments and lots of other facts and tips that can make life with hep C a lot easier.

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Wellness With PsA: 8 Reasons to Look Beyond the Scale

Your weight shouldn’t be ignored, but when it comes to monitoring your overall health with psoriatic arthritis, it’s only one piece of the puzzle.

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Eczema Up Close: Myths and Uncommon Complications

Rachel Zohn highlights some of the unexpected but often serious complications that are connected to the condition and some pervasive myths.

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Esophageal Cancer: What It Is, How to Treat It

This cancer is relatively rare in the U.S., but four times more common in men than in women. Learn the risk factors.

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How Doctors Diagnose Rheumatoid Arthritis

Do you suspect you might have rheumatoid arthritis? These are the signs that your physician will look for to diagnose or rule out the condition.