Is your teen ready for work? It's a big step for many kids. And it can be tough to juggle sports, family, friends, leisure time, and work. Here are some things to think about and discuss with your teen.
Combine tart kiwi juice and fresh strawberries over ice and top them with seltzer. A refreshing drink to sip around the pool, or serve for a brunch on the patio.
Quiz yourself on your sun sense before heading out into the elements.
This skin condition affects men and women equally, but men tend to have worse symptoms.
Lymphomas are a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system. Learn more about non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) by taking this true-false quiz.
The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.
Lung cancer is a cancer that starts in the lungs. The major cause of lung cancer is smoking cigarettes. Learn about risk factors for lung cancer by taking this short assessment.
A spinal tap, also called lumbar puncture, is used to take a sample of the fluid from the spinal column to look for infection or bleeding. The most common reasons people need this procedure include severe headache, fever with a stiff neck or vomiting, or confusion. Watch this video to learn what happens during this procedure.
A kidney CT scan is a diagnostic test that uses X-rays and a computer to make detailed images of the kidneys and surrounding area.
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