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HealthDay News - June 23, 2016

Health Tip: Is Your Snack Fueling Drowsiness?

(HealthDay News) -- If you're frequently feeling tired, there are some foods that could be contributing to your drowsiness.

Health Tip: Keep Pushing Through Your Workout

(HealthDay News) -- When you're dragging through a long, tough workout, there are a few methods to help you muster the energy to finish.

Guidelines Stop Heat Stroke Deaths in High School Athletes

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There have been no deaths among high school football players during preseason practice in states with guidelines to help students get used to the heat over time, a new study says.

U.K. Case of Throat Gonorrhea Resists Antibiotics

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- In an alarming development, British public health experts have confirmed a case of throat gonorrhea that proved untreatable with the standard antibiotic regimen.

Sprained Ankle Could Pose Longer-Term Harms to Health

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many Americans have suffered through an ankle break or sprain, but new research suggests these injuries might have a larger effect on health.

Scans May Spare Some Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients From Chemo

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A certain type of medical scan can be used to help spare some Hodgkin lymphoma patients from the severe side effects of chemotherapy, a new study suggests.

Dengue Virus May Bolster Zika's Attack

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Prior exposure to the dengue fever virus may increase the severity of Zika virus, a new study says.

CDC Panel Says FluMist Nasal Flu Vaccine Ineffective

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Americans may have to do without the easier, nasal spray form of flu vaccine next flu season, a panel of experts decided Wednesday.

Dallas Confirms 10 Zika Cases in Pregnant Women

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- At least 10 pregnant women in the Dallas area have been infected with Zika, Texas officials confirmed Wednesday.

Health Highlights: June 23, 2016

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