Today's Health News

FDA Banning E-Cigarette Sales to Minors

May 5, 2016 Agency also wants other retail restrictions on access to vaping products

Mini-Camera Mounted on Glasses Helps Blind 'Read'

May 5, 2016 Device scans text, relays audio version to wearer's ear

Persistent Critical Illness May Keep Patients From Leaving ICU

May 5, 2016 5 percent of the millions who enter intensive care units use up one-third of ICU resources, study finds

6 Years Later, Obamacare Still Divides America: Poll

May 5, 2016 But most support many parts of health care reform law

Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get High

May 5, 2016 Trend is increasing among those who can't get opioid prescription painkillers, experts say

Exercise Is Good for You, Even in Polluted Cities: Study

May 5, 2016 Walking and cycling also help to curtail unwanted emissions, British researchers say

Health Highlights: May 5, 2016

May 5, 2016 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Health Tip: Walking is Good for You

May 5, 2016 Here are potential benefits

Health Tip: Wishing for Better Balance?

May 5, 2016 Medical issues can make you wobbly

Lung Cancer Surgery Worthwhile for Older Patients

May 5, 2016 Study found those 65 and older survived longer when they had operation

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