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HealthDay News - March 22, 2016

Health Tip: Coping With Rosacea

(HealthDay News) -- The redness of rosacea can be difficult to manage, but getting treatment can help your skin and your confidence.

Health Tip: Getting Enough Calories During Pregnancy

(HealthDay News) -- Maintaining a healthy diet and an ideal weight are crucial during pregnancy.

Uninsured Parents Often Unaware Kids Could Be Covered

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many parents of minority children in the United States are unaware that their youngsters qualify for government health insurance, a new study reveals.

Work With Monkeys May Benefit HIV Babies

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Treating baby monkeys within 24 hours of exposure to an HIV-like virus eliminated the virus, a new study says.

Moderate Drinking May Not Lengthen Life, Study Suggests

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Despite previous studies suggesting a bevy of health benefits, a new analysis challenges the idea that drinking alcohol in moderation might prolong your life.

Scientists Debunk 'Dumb Blonde' Myth

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Contrary to the long-running joke, the stereotype of the "dumb blonde" is, well, just plain dumb, researchers report.

Meditation May Help Ease Chronic Low Back Pain

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Meditation may work better than painkillers when it comes to soothing chronic low back pain, a new clinical trial suggests.

Less Than 3 Percent of Americans Live a Healthy Lifestyle

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Do you get a moderate amount of exercise, eat right, keep from piling on fat and avoid smoking? Congratulations, you're among the 2.7 percent of Americans who do so, according to a new study.