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Preventative care and services are performed in an effort to prevent major illness or injury. Learn about some of the different types of preventative care you can take along with specific prevention for men, women and children.

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The Ultimate Meningitis Vaccination Quiz

Meningitis is a life-threatening condition that can lead to serious health complications, including brain damage. The good news is that meningitis is easily prevented by a simple and highly effective vaccination. Take this quiz and learn why you should have your children vaccinated for meningitis.


How Oil Pulling Works

How Oil Pulling Works

Can swishing oil around in your mouth for 20 minutes net health benefits? Find out why some people swear by oil pulling. See more »

10 Items Every Safe, Healthy Home Should Have

10 Items Every Safe, Healthy Home Should Have

Create a safe, healthy home to protect the important people in your life – your family. These must-have items are the secrets to a safe, healthy home. See more »

How to Avoid Blisters from High Heels

How to Avoid Blisters from High Heels

Blisters on your toes and feet are annoying and uncomfortable, but you don't you have to sacrifice fashion for healthy feet. Here's how to avoid blisters. See more »

Dr. Oz's Recommendations for Healthy Living

Dr. Oz's Recommendations for Healthy Living

Healthy living is based on conscious choices you can make every day. See these recommendations for healthy living from Dr. Oz to get started. See more »

10 Health Sense Tips

10 Health Sense Tips

How good is your health sense? Take a look at these 10 health sense tips for easy actions to make your everyday living healthier. See more »

Top 10 Beach Hazards

Top 10 Beach Hazards

If you're heading to the beach, you need to be aware of some beach hazards. Learn about the top 10 beach hazards here to be prepared. See more »

Top 10 Steps to a New You

Top 10 Steps to a New You

Ready to create a happier, healthier, new you? See these 10 tips for a new you for easy resolution tips all year round. See more »

Beach Safety Quiz

Beach Safety Quiz

How much do you know about beach safety? Before you head off for your eagerly awaited vacation, take this beach safety quiz to get tips and information. See more »

Up in Smoke: The BBQ Blunder Quiz

Up in Smoke: The BBQ Blunder Quiz

Do you how to make your next barbecue party a safe and successful one? A cookout can be a great time for family and friends. But a lapse of attention can result in drastic, and sometimes tragic, results. Take our BBQ Blunder quiz from HowStuffWorks to find out the blunders of BBQing. See more »

Heads Up! The Most Dangerous Sports Quiz

Heads Up! The Most Dangerous Sports Quiz

So what are some of the most dangerous sports in the U.S.? Some may surprise you. Test your knowledge with this Most Dangerous Sports Quiz from HowStuffWorks. See more »