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How to tell when a mole is cancerous

Most moles are harmless, but it’s still a good idea to keep an eye on them. If the appearance of a mole changes or if you develop any other suspicious-looking growths on the skin, your doctor ...
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What to do if you're bitten by a snake

More than two dozen species of snakes make their home in California. Several of the snakes you might see in the San Jose area are venomous, including the Western diamondback rattlesnake and Mojave ...
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What does stress do to your health?

Juggling work responsibilities, family obligations, financial matters and social commitments can become overwhelming. Chronic stress can negatively affect your mental and physical health, including ...
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What Are Some Common Causes of Skin Allergies?

There are a number of different triggers for skin allergies, and these vary from person-to-person. In some cases, these reactions can be easily managed at home, while in other cases, emergency care ...
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