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Everyone knows that alcohol impairs your thinking and ability to drive, but have you ever wondered how alcohol affects your body? Discover the harmful effects of alcohol on the body's organs.
Sometimes it's good to be a quitter! The Cigarette Burndown
interactive tool wants to encourage smokers to give up cigarettes. This
informational tool explains the ingredients found in a cigarette,
illustrates the harmful effects, and shares the benefits for quitters.
How many seconds does it take to properly wash your hands? One...Two...Three? Try the Germ Prevention Calculator and see! Also gives you helpful tips on how to wash your hands and missed areas.
According to the CDC, an American will have a coronary
event about every 26 seconds, and about one person will die from a
coronary event every minute. The Heart Alert
is a health tool to help everyone understand the risk factors that
contribute to heart disease, the signs and symptoms of a heart attack
and what to do if they're having a heart attack.
Many people use meditation to help reduce stress and
tension, but studies suggest meditation may help ease symptoms of
physical and mental conditions. Even just a few minutes a day can help.
Got a moment to recharge in the Meditation Room?
Learn more about the thoughts associated with six common mental health disorders with the Mental Health Awareness Tool.
Did you know that more than 20 million Americans older than
40 have cataracts? And nearly 3 million people a year have cataract
surgery in the U.S.? A new tool helps you understand many different conditions and diseases of the eye.
You get to see first-hand what it would be like to see through the eyes
of someone with conditions such as cataracts, colorblindness and more!
According to the MDA, there is no single disease called muscular dystrophy.
The term designates a group of hereditary muscle-destroying disorders,
which vary in inheritance pattern, age of onset, initial muscles
attacked and rate of progression.
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