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  • Obesity

    “What it Means” & “What to Do !” Obesity is having a body mass index (also called BMI) of 30 or above ...

    “What it Means” & “What to Do !” Obesity is having a body mass index (also called BMI) of 30 or above, and healthy weight is having a BMI of less than 25. The BMI compares a person's width with hi ...

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  • Opportunistic Infection

    Opportunistic Infections are serious and often deadly infections that take advantage of a body's weakened ...

    Opportunistic Infections are serious and often deadly infections that take advantage of a body's weakened immune or defense system. Opportunistic infections, which are often bacterial, fungal, or vira ...

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  • Osteoarthritis

    Osteoarthritis develops when cartilage, which cushions the insides of the joints, begins to break down. O ...

    Osteoarthritis develops when cartilage, which cushions the insides of the joints, begins to break down. Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis, among many types. Although evidence of the ...

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  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis is a disease that gradually weakens the bones as a result of loss of calcium, or a negative ...

    Osteoporosis is a disease that gradually weakens the bones as a result of loss of calcium, or a negative calcium balance. A bone density measurement is useful for early detection, and early detection ...

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