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October 2019

I am 48 years old and suddenly gaining weight around my midsection. My doctor mentioned “metabolic syndrome” and its health risks. What is that?

I am 48 years old and suddenly gaining weight around my midsection. My doctor mentioned “metabolic syndrome” and its health risks. What is that?

Question: I am 48 years old and suddenly gaining weight around my midsection. My doctor mentioned “metabolic syndrome” and its health risks. What is that?

The Pap smear has been available for many years. Why is testing for human papillomavirus (HPV) now part of the testing process?

The Pap smear has been available for many years. Why is testing for human papillomavirus (HPV) now part of the testing process?

Question: The Pap smear has been available for many years. Why is testing for human papillomavirus (HPV) now part of the testing process?