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HealthDay News - July 06, 2016

Health Tip: Self-Manage Chronic Illness

(HealthDay News) -- Caring for yourself is an important part of managing a chronic illness.

Health Tip: Coping With Knee Arthritis

(HealthDay News) -- Knee arthritis can make it difficult to exercise, or even perform day-to-day activities. But there are ways to treat symptoms without surgery.

Exercise May Help Ease Adult ADHD Symptoms

WEDNESDAY, July 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A burst of moderate exercise may improve motivation and energy in adults with symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a small new study suggests.

Heat Waves Pose Big Health Threats

WEDNESDAY, July 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Record-setting heat has gripped much of the U.S. West and Southwest in recent weeks, and now the East Coast is baking, too.

Extra Weight Probably Doesn't Keep You Warm

WEDNESDAY, July 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Being obese won't keep you warmer, new research with mice suggests.

Mixing Pot and Tobacco Increases Dependence Risk: Study

TUESDAY, July 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People who mix marijuana with tobacco are at greater risk for dependency and less motivated to find support to quit these drugs, researchers report.

Health Highlights: July 6, 2016

Congressional legislators are meeting Wednesday to hash out new rules to fight the ongoing opioid addiction epidemic, but Democrats could oppose any legislation that doesn't include more funds for addiction treatment.

4 in 10 Popular Sunscreens Don't Meet Sun Safety Standards: Study

WEDNESDAY, July 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly half of the most popular sunscreen products sold in the United States fail to meet basic sun safety guidelines, new research shows.