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Colon and rectal Cancers Rising in Young People

Cancers of the colon and rectum have been declining in older adults in recent decades and have always been considered rare in young people. But scientists are reporting a sharp rise in colorectal ...

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5 Signs of Skin Cancer Other Than a New Mole

You've heard all about the ABCDE guidelines for identifying cancerous moles. While melanoma—the form of skin cancer that tends to show up as a funky looking mole—is the deadliest ...

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The Best Antiperspirant

In the best antiperspirant, the type of aluminum matters most — aluminum zirconium is the most effective. We also wanted to find the least irritating formulas, so we talked to five ...

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7 Myths About Retinol Creams, Debunked

Retinol is one of those miracle products that clears up blemishes, diminishes fine lines and wrinkles, and brightens the complexion. So why are so many people nervous about adding a retinol cream to ...

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How to Cure Chapped Lips

The Internet is rife with conspiracy theories about lip balm. Some claim it’s addictive, while others argue popular products are loaded with ingredients that actually promote chapped ...

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