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HealthDay News - November 25, 2016

Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER

FRIDAY, Nov. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- About 10 percent of American seniors suffer elder abuse, yet the problem is often missed in hospital emergency departments, a new study finds.

Rural Appalachia Faces Growing Cancer Crisis, Research Shows

FRIDAY, Nov. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While the rest of the United States makes major strides against cancer, a cancer crisis is taking hold in rural Appalachia.

Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain

FRIDAY, Nov. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- As temperatures tumble and women switch from sandals to closed-toe shoes, bunions can be a real pain, experts say.

Health Tip: Coping With a Muscle Cramp

(HealthDay News) -- A painful muscle cramp can occur if you don't stretch before a workout.

Health Tip: Why Arthritis and Fatigue Often Go Together

(HealthDay News) -- Fatigue is a popular complaint among people with arthritis, and it can make daily tasks even more challenging.

8 of 10 Texas Salons Heed Ban on Indoor Tanning for Minors

FRIDAY, Nov. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Most indoor tanning salons in Texas comply with a law banning customers younger than 18, a new study found.