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HealthDay News - July 03, 2017

Health Tip: Reap the Benefits of Intense Exercise

(HealthDay News) -- High intensity interval training involves cardiovascular exercise in short intervals at high intensity.

Health Tip: Are My Toddler's Eating Habits Normal?

(HealthDay News) -- Parents may be worried that toddlers aren't getting enough calories or nutrients.

Widening 'Race Gap' in U.S. Infant Deaths

MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The death rate for black infants in the United States has risen in recent years, while the rate for white infants continues to decline, a new study finds.

Is Your Child's 'Penicillin Allergy' Real?

MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Many children suspected of being allergic to the inexpensive, first-line antibiotic penicillin actually aren't, new research indicates.

Probiotic Supplements Failed to Prevent Babies' Infections

MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Probiotic supplements may not protect babies from catching colds or stomach bugs in day care, a new clinical trial suggests.

Can Your Heartburn Meds Shorten Your Life?

MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Popular heartburn medications like Nexium, Prilosec or Prevacid may increase your risk of early death when taken for extended periods, a new study suggests.

Concussion Can Spur Short-Term Change in Women's Periods

MONDAY, July 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- After a concussion, a young woman might notice that her next few menstrual periods are a bit off-schedule, a new study finds.