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Cystic Fibrosis Drug Combo May Be Less Effective Than Hoped

One medication seems to partly counteract the other, suggests study on human cells

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's Body Mass Index
Podcast: Kidney Ultrasound Podcast
Quiz: Psoriasis Quiz
Risk Assesment: Lung Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Breast Biopsy

Health Tip of the Day

Go for the "E"

Vitamin E is an important nutrient that reduces the risk for coronary artery disease, according to the National Institutes of Health. Good sources of vitamin E include vegetable oils, seeds, nuts, fortified cereals and green, leafy vegetables.

Healthy Living

Fitness
You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

Health Centers

Cancer
Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

Your Family

Men's Health
You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.