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More evidence that aspirin lowers risk of cancer: study

by Kerry SHERIDAN MIAMI – People who take aspirin regularly have a significantly lower risk of cancer, particularly involving

Eating peanuts helps infants avoid allergy, even after pause

by Kerry SHERIDAN Feeding infants small amounts of mashed-up peanuts early in life may help them avoid developing allergies, even if they stop

Q and A about Health Care Information Forms for Individuals

(Forms 1095-A, 1095-B, and 1095-C) provided By IRS

1. Will I receive any new health care tax forms in 2016 to

The Heart Truth — Free Heart Health Screenings at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

SUGAR LAND — (December 30, 2015) — Think of your heart as your body’s delivery system. It pumps out the good stuff—oxygenated and

Study shows higher cancer risk among twins, siblings

MIAMI | AFP | Twins share the same genes, and when one gets cancer, the other faces a higher risk of getting sick

Preventive & Screening Services How often is it covered?

Bone mass measurement (bone density) How often is it covered? Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers this test, which helps to see if

Halloween Pumpkins : Medicinal Properties and Uses – Part I

 

by Meenakshi Bhattacharjee

Pumpkin is a fast-growing vine that creeps along the surface in a similar fashion like that of other Cucurbitaceae

American Diabetes Association Hosts Annual Diabetes Expo

by Susan Pothanikat

HOUSTON – On October 17, 2015, the American Diabetes Association of Houston held their annual Diabetes Expo at NRG Park.

Importance of Betel Leaf (Paan) in Religion and Health

by Prof. Meenakshi Bhattacharjee, Rice University, Houston TX.

Betel leaf or paan plays a prominent role in the socio-religious life of the Hindus.