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The Buzz About PALB2
Approximately 90% of breast cancer is sporadic, meaning that it occurs by chance. Genes such as PALB2 are not involved in sporadic breast cancer.
Information You Need to Know About the Flu
Stamford Health wants to keep you well by keeping you informed. Learn the basics about seasonal flu, including symptoms, treatments, vaccines, and flu myths.
Early symptoms of dehydration include fatigue, thirst, and dizziness when moving to a standing from sitting position.
What You Need to Know About The Ebola Virus
"You'd have to be in contact with a person or body fluids of that person or in a hospital processing or handling blood or bodily fluids."
Keeping Active Tip: Healthy Behavior May Be Contagious
Research shows that hanging out with a healthier crowd is more likely to make you drop bad habits.
Eat More Tomatoes!
Sliced, grilled, sautéed, roasted, stewed, or even dehydrated, tomatoes are amenable not only to raw consumption, but also a host of healthy cooking methods.
Know the Facts About Cord Blood
Cord blood contains life-saving stem cells that, if not collected at birth, will be lost forever. Learn about why to save cord blood.
Natural, Colorful, Goodness
Visit your local farmers’ market throughout the summer to get to know new produce, and the farmers and buy fresh fruits and vegetables.
Concussion & Youth Sports
When it comes to youth sports, the highest occurrences have been in girls' soccer and football. Here's why.
Dr. Ibrahimi Discusses Skin Cancer Awareness & Protection
More than 3.5 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer every year. That is more than all other cancers combined.