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September 07, 2015

Obese Smokers Tend to Put on More Weight After Quitting

MONDAY, Sept. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Heavy smokers and those who are obese gain more weight after quitting smoking, a new study finds.

Health Tip: Eat Enough Nutrient-Rich Foods

(HealthDay News) -- There's no denying that the taste of food makes it more appealing. But it's also important to opt for nutrient-rich foods that give our bodies what they need.

Health Tip: Choosing the Right Insulin Injection Site

(HealthDay News) -- Where you inject yourself with insulin matters, since different spots can affect the insulin's effectiveness.

New Guidelines Call for Kids, Health Care Workers to Get Flu Shots

MONDAY, Sept. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- All eligible children and health care workers should get flu shots, according to new policy statements from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).

Siblings Now Main Source of Infants' Whooping Cough: CDC

MONDAY, Sept. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- When babies come down with whooping cough, the odds are good that a sibling is the source, new research reveals.

Teens Using E-Cigarettes to 'Vape' Pot, Survey Finds

MONDAY, Sept. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- There's new reason for parents to be concerned about e-cigarettes: nearly one in five kids who uses e-cigarettes may be using the devices to get high, a study finds.

Health Highlights: Sept. 7, 2015

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

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