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HealthDay News - May 23, 2016

Health Tip: Caring For Your Teeth During Pregnancy

(HealthDay News) -- Pregnancy means taking better care of yourself -- including your teeth.

Health Tip: Losing Your Hair?

(HealthDay News) -- Baldness, once thought to be a male-only condition, also affects women.

Late Dinners Won't Doom Kids to Obesity

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Late suppers may not be a recipe for childhood obesity, a new study shows.

At Least 1 Full-Time Nurse Per School, Pediatric Group Recommends

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Every school should have at least one full-time registered nurse, a new American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) policy statement says.

Fertility Info Lacking for Young Women Who Beat Cancer

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many young female cancer survivors say they don't receive enough information about preserving their fertility, a new study finds.

Tai Chi: Rx for Arthritic Knees

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Legions of arthritis sufferers try physical therapy and anti-inflammatory drugs to no avail. Now, a new study looks East for relief -- to the martial art tai chi.

Could 'Star Trek'-Like 'Tricorder' for Health Be Near?

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- "Beam us up, Scotty!"

Health Highlights: May 23, 2016

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

Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Extremely premature infants often face lifelong challenges, enduring more physical, emotional and social difficulties as adults than their peers born full-term, researchers report.