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April 06, 2015

Health Tip: Add Exercise to Your Family's Regular Routine

(HealthDay News) -- A regular exercise routine can help the whole family develop lifelong healthy habits and better health.

Health Tip: Diabetics Who Compete

(HealthDay News) -- Diabetes doesn't have to sideline you from the sport you love.

Higher Alcohol Taxes May Lead to Fewer Drunk-Driving Deaths: Study

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Higher alcohol taxes in Illinois are associated with a decrease in alcohol-related car crash deaths, a new study finds.

Older Execs Bring Pluses, Minuses to the Job

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Older executives have some better mental skills than their younger counterparts, but lag behind in others, according to a new study.

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- If all doctors followed new cholesterol guidelines aimed at children, almost half a million Americans aged 17 to 21 would be prescribed a cholesterol-lowering statin drug, a new study predicts.

Breast Milk Bought Online Might Contain Cow's Milk, Study Finds

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Parents who buy breast milk online may not always get 100 percent human milk. A new study found about 10 percent of samples tested were contaminated with cow's milk.

Leg Artery Procedure May Be Overused in Nursing Homes, Study Finds

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Surgery to reopen blocked arteries in the legs of frail nursing home residents rarely gets them back on their feet, a new study shows.

Cooling After Cardiac Arrest May Help Preserve Brain Function

MONDAY, April 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Cooling the body might help prevent or lessen brain damage caused by cardiac arrest, a new study suggests.

Health Highlights: April 6, 2015

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

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