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Watch Out for Falling Icicles

January 25, 2015 Winter's hazards aren't all underfoot, doctor warns

78 People Now Infected in U.S. Measles Outbreak

January 25, 2015 Most patients hadn't been vaccinated against the disease, officials say

Looking to Boost Your Exercise Level? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

January 24, 2015 Start slowly and allow for time to rest and recover, trainers recommend

'Hidden' Brain Damage Seen in Vets With Blast Injuries

January 23, 2015 Autopsies showed broken, swollen nerve fibers in regions related to memory, reasoning

Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed

January 23, 2015 Charcot foot can lead to deformity, disability if not treated in time, experts say

Eczema Linked to Other Health Problems

January 23, 2015 Study finds higher risk of heart disease, stroke in people with the skin condition

Exercise May Tone Up Women's Bodies and Minds

January 23, 2015 Regular physical activity appears to boost oxygen supply to the brain, study says

Health Highlights: Jan. 23, 2015

January 23, 2015 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Health Tip: Exercise Safely

January 23, 2015 Opt for activities with lower rates of injury

Health Tip: Health Conditions May Lead to Hair Loss

January 23, 2015 Here are potential causes

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