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HealthDay News - July 04, 2016

Health Tip: Exercise for Better Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- Exercising during the day can lead to better sleep at night.

Health Tip: Evaluating Your Chances for Gum Disease

(HealthDay News) -- Gum disease occurs when tissues that support your teeth become inflamed from bacterial secretions along the gum line. This can lead to bone and tooth loss.

Food Safety Should Come 1st on the 4th

MONDAY, July 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While having fun this Fourth of July, don't forget about food safety.

Study Hints at HPV Vaccine's Cancer Prevention Promise

MONDAY, July 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine appears to prevent abnormalities that can lead to cervical cancer, a new study shows.

Beware Broken Glow Sticks

MONDAY, July 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Letting kids chew or cut glow sticks is a bad idea, health experts say.