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Factors that can affect a woman's risk of breast cancer include weight gain, activity level, alcohol consumption, vitamins, birth control pills, hormone therapy, breast density, and use of preventive medication.
People who aim to make lifestyle changes in order to be healthier should not try to make sweeping changes all at once. Such changes take time, and are easier to accomplish in stages.
While there is no convincing evidence that multivitamins help fight
serious illness, it is still a good idea for most people to take
them regularly as a sort of nutritional insurance. Women should
also consider taking additional vitamin D and calcium.
Although nuts are high in fat and calories, the fat is the "good"
kind, and there is evidence to suggest that a diet that includes
nuts regularly may help prevent heart disease.
I recently switched from Prilosec to its generic form,
omeprazole. The generic form doesn't give me as much relief from
heartburn as Prilosec does. Aren't generics supposed to be the
same as the brand-name drugs?
My physician prescribed Celexa for me three years ago when I was
upset over a family problem. I'm feeling better, and my situation
has changed. I'd like to get off the medication. How do I do