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June 05, 2015

Potential Liver Recipients May Have New Option

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Livers from donors who suffered cardiac death can be safely and effectively transplanted into patients dying of liver cancer, a new study suggests.

Health Tip: Caring for Bug Bites

(HealthDay News) -- Bug bites can be more than a nuisance. It's important to care for them properly to avoid infection.

Health Tip: If Your Child Is Always Eating

(HealthDay News) -- If your child always seems to be eating, you may need to figure out whether the desire to eat is physical or emotional.

Autism Linked to Higher Smog Levels, Study Says

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Air pollution exposure may be linked to a child's risk of autism, a recent study suggests.

Funny Thing About Humor: It May Be in Your Genes

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- How you smile or laugh may depend on your genes, a new study says.

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women who suffer from migraines may notice changes in their headache patterns when they're pregnant, experts say.

CDC Tweaking Flu Vaccine for Better Protection

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Having acknowledged that the 2014-2015 flu vaccine was mismatched to the circulating influenza strains, U.S. health officials have ramped up next season's shots for broader protection.

FDA Panel Endorses Women's Libido Pill

THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended approval Thursday of what many call the "female Viagra" pill.

Special Diets, Supplements Not Always Helpful for Kids With Autism

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Well-intentioned parents of children with autism may think that special diets or supplements can help their child, but a new study suggests that often these efforts lead to problems.

Health Highlights: June 5, 2015

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