Autoimmune Diseases | Alzheimer’s | Fiber | HPV and Pap Testing | Traumatic Events

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Thursday, June 9, 2022


Understanding Autoimmune Diseases

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Sometimes your immune system can make mistakes and attack your own body. Learn about the symptoms of autoimmune diseases. (From NIH News in Health)

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

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Check out resources, news, and current research about Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive brain disorder. (From NIH’s NIA)

Health Benefits of Dietary Fibers Vary

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Different dietary fiber supplements were associated with different health benefits, such as decreased cholesterol and increased numbers of beneficial bacteria. (From NIH Research Matters)

HPV and Pap Testing

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Discover how HPV and Pap tests are done, how often you should be screened, and how test results are reported. (From NIH’s NCI)

Coping with Traumatic Events

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Find information about ways to cope and how to find help when there is a traumatic event. (From NIH’s NIMH)