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Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water

Pools can provide much-needed relief from the summer heat, but kids can make themselves sick if they swallow too much chlorinated water, experts warn.
Human Brain Has Coping Mechanism for Dehydration

The human brain can preserve oxygen to protect itself from the effects of dehydration, a new study finds.
IRS Caps Fines on Uninsured Americans at $12K for Family of 5

U.S. taxpayers who go without health insurance this year will face fines of up to $2,448 per individual or $12,240 for a family of five, the Internal Revenue Service says.
Most Adults Are Members of 'Clean Plate Club'

Unlike children, the vast majority of adults finish all of the food they put on their plate at mealtime, according to a new study.
Health Highlights: July 25, 2014

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
The 'Hobby Lobby Ruling' and What It Means for U.S. Health Care

The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on contraception coverage -- as mandated under the Affordable Care Act -- could lead to a legal quagmire that might allow companies to deny insurance coverage for any medical practice that violates their religious principles, some health care experts say.
Lift U.S. Ban on Blood Donations by Gay Men, Experts Say

The United States should repeal a 30-year policy that bans blood donations from gay and bisexual men, according to a team of medical and legal experts writing this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Diet Changes Can Alter Gut Bacteria, Study Says

Dietary changes can dramatically alter the balance of bacteria in the gut on a daily basis, according to a new study.
Health Tip: Pack Safety Essentials for a Long Hike

If you're heading out on a trail or hike, make sure you're equipped with a few safety tools.
Study Links Shift Work to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Shift workers, especially men, may be at higher risk for type 2 diabetes compared to people not on such schedules, a new study suggests.

 

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