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Fruity Facts

Check out this list of different fruits and how each helps the body.


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How To Burn Calories At Your Desk

Chained to your desk everyday? See how to burn calories while sitting at your desk.


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12 States Now Have High Obesity; Texas No. 10

A new government survey shows 12 states now have very high obesity rates.


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July 4 Is The Deadliest Day For Teen Drivers

July 4 is one of the worst days for traffic fatalities for all drivers. For teen drivers, it’s the single most deadliest day.



Check Out The CBS HealthWatch Colorectal Webcast

Watch Dr. Travis Stork from The Doctors and a panel of renowned medical experts discuss colorectal cancer and digestive health.


Visit CBS Houston’s Your Home

Visit CBS Houston’s Your Home for great advice on how to keep your home clean, green and healthy.



Family History Key In Watching For Colon Cancer

By The Colon Cancer Alliance Did your grandparents have colon cancer? Have any of your relatives ever had polyps? Knowing the answers to questions like these could tell you if you are at an increased […]



Get The Facts About Colorectal Cancer  

By The American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Colorectal cancer – cancer of the colon and rectum – is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States for both men and […]



Colorectal Cancer: Myths And Misconceptions

By The American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Some say ignorance is bliss, but experience tends to prove otherwise. Make sure you’re informed about the truths and misconceptions concerning colorectal cancer by reviewing this […]