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Questions and answers about the new anti-obesity medications

They're the most effective drugs for weight loss to date. But they're expensive, scarce, and not right for everyone. Learn more about the latest batch of anti-obesity drugs.

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Stat of the Week

Millions of people take unexpected falls every year. A fall can cause serious harm and even compromise independence, especially as people get older. One in five falls leads to a head injury, broken bones, or another serious injury among people 65 or older.

Do you know the three simple exercises that can help prevent falls?

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