Health Highlights: Feb. 16, 2017

  • U.S. Health Care Spending Will Keep Rising: Report

  • China to Tighten Controls on Dangerous Drugs

Health Tip: Feeling Tense?

Suggestions to help you calm down

Health Tip: Give Your Kids Bone-Building Food

Suggestions for stronger bodies

Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike Expectant and New Dads, Too

Men who are stressed or in poor health seem to be at special risk, study shows

HRT Won't Lower Women's Alzheimer's Risk, Study Finds

There was some hint that long-term hormone therapy might have a benefit, but results weren't definitive

Possible Drawback to Gluten-Free: Toxic Metals

Higher levels of arsenic, mercury found in people who follow this eating plan, study finds

Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a Try

Study participants were fitter, felt better -- and were less bothered by hot flashes

Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Poses Risks for Mom, Baby

Study confirms numerous hazards, and experts stress the condition must be treated immediately

Siliq Approved for Plaque Psoriasis

Injected drug is for use by patients who've failed other treatments

Vitamin D Linked to Lower Risk of Respiratory Infections

But medical experts can't agree if recommending supplements or food fortification would be helpful