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July 23, 2015

Health Tip: Get More Nutrients

(HealthDay News) -- For a more nutritious punch, make a few simple swaps to get the most from your meals.

Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Kidney Stones?

(HealthDay News) -- Kidney stones are deposits, most often made of calcium, that form in the kidneys and can be very painful to pass.

Boa Constrictors Kill by Constricting Blood Flow: Study

WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Boa constrictors kill their prey by constricting their blood flow, not by suffocation, a new study shows.

Chemo May Worsen Quality of Life for End-Stage Cancer Patients

THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Chemotherapy may worsen quality of life for some cancer patients who are nearing death, a new study finds.

Patients Have Many Options When Faced With Gallbladder Disease

THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- It's only a tiny, bile-producing sac tucked behind your liver, but if your gallbladder goes awry it can spell big health troubles.

Exercise May Buffer Symptoms of Early Alzheimer's

THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise may be the best medicine for seniors facing the onset of dementia, according to three new clinical trials.

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S.

THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stillbirths have eclipsed infant deaths for the first time in the United States, a new government report shows.

Health Highlights: July 23, 2015

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

U.S. Oncologists Decry High Cost of Cancer Drugs

THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Soaring costs for cancer drugs are hurting patient care in the United States, a group of top oncologists claim.

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