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HealthDay News - August 25, 2016

Health Tip: Help Kids Get Enough Exercise

(HealthDay News) -- You know kids need to move and play, but are you sure yours are getting enough exercise?

Health Tip: Work Through Chronic Pain

(HealthDay News) -- Chronic pain can significantly affect your quality of life, physical health and mental health.

Animal Research Yields Clues to Sexual Spread of Zika

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- New research in mice may offer insight into how the Zika virus is transmitted sexually and affects a fetus.

Serious Heart Problem a Family Matter

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A potentially deadly heart problem can run in families and occur at similar ages, a new study suggests.

Coffee Cravings May Spring From Your DNA

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Anybody up for a steaming cup of Joe? Turns out your DNA may hold the answer.

Music Therapy Helps Preemie Babies Thrive

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The soothing sound of mom singing may help premature newborns breathe easier, a new review finds.

Mideast Violence Erasing Decades of Health Gains

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The 2010 Arab uprising and more recent Mideast wars have harmed health and shortened life expectancy in many countries across the eastern Mediterranean, a new study shows.

Survey Says: Hair Transplants Make Men Look Younger

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Bad news for the follicularly challenged: A new survey confirms that balding men are seen by others as older and less good-looking.

Health Highlights: Aug. 25, 2016

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

New Case of Local Zika Infection Reported in Florida

THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Yet another case of local Zika infection has been reported in Florida, this time in Palm Beach County.