Carson City, Nevada (NAPSI) - Health care and health insurance are complex for most people, but for veterans even more so. Veterans have different and unique health care options that make decision making even more challenging. If you or a loved one has served in the military, it’s important to be aware of recent health care changes and the range of health coverage options available to veterans.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Hodgkin's lymphoma - formerly known as Hodgkin's disease - is a cancer of the lymphatic system, which is part of your immune system.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A healthy lifestyle is the first defense against high cholesterol. But sometimes diet and exercise aren't enough, and you may need to take cholesterol medications. Cholesterol medications may help:

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Here’s something to smile about: No one is “too old” for orthodontic treatment. Healthy teeth can be moved at any age. Here are a few facts that can help guide adults in a quest for a healthy, beautiful smile.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Unexplained weight loss, or losing weight without trying - particularly if it's significant or persistent - may be a sign of an underlying medical disorder.

Washington, DC - A new action plan released by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to increase the participation of women, minorities, and the elderly in research trials was welcomed today by four leading health organizations as taking an important step toward closing the health care disparities gap. The groups called on the agency to implement the plan swiftly.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Vitiligo is a disease that causes the loss of skin color in blotches. The extent and rate of color loss from vitiligo is unpredictable. It can affect the skin on any part of your body. It may also affect hair, the inside of the mouth and even the eyes.

Washington, DC - Three new research awards - totaling up to $19.4 million over five years - will address the growing proportion of the U.S. population that has multiple chronic medical conditions. The grants are funded through the National Institutes of Health’s Health Care Systems (HCS) Research Collaboratory, which engages health care systems as research partners in conducting large-scale clinical studies.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - As expecting parents, visiting the hospital you plan to have your baby at helps you get familiar with the policies, procedures and technologies available in labor and delivery.

Scottsdale, Arizona - The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center with a multisite presence. Its three campuses - in Scottsdale, Arizona, Jacksonville, Florida, and Rochester, Minnesota - give the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center a broad geographic reach, enabling it to serve diverse patient populations around the world.