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E-Cig Liquid Nicotine Containers Often Mislabeled

July 27, 2016 Also, many aren't child-resistant, which poses a risk to youngsters

E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors: Study

July 27, 2016 Levels depend on type and age of device, and they increase as it heats up

Health Tip: Choose the Right Shoes

July 27, 2016 Sturdy footwear helps prevent falls

Safer Heads Prevail With New High School Football Rule

July 27, 2016 When full-contact practices were limited, blows to the head dropped, study found

'Ice Bucket Challenge' Funds a Boon to ALS Research

July 27, 2016 Money raised during the online campaign helped scientists spot gene linked to deadly nerve disease

Exercise May Keep Diabetes in Check During Pregnancy

July 27, 2016 Short walks and some strength training each week made a difference for obese women, researchers say

Family Lifestyles May Be as Important to Health as Genes

July 27, 2016 Shared habits and environment contribute to heart disease, high blood pressure and depression, study reports

Health Highlights: July 27, 2016

July 27, 2016 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Health Tip: Ease Arthritis Pain With Warm Water

July 27, 2016 Here's how

Hour of Exercise a Day May Offset Sitting's Toll on Health

July 27, 2016 Study found risk of early death dropped when physical activity levels went up

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