Health Highlights: May 15, 2015

  • Jeni's Resumes Ice Cream Production

  • Vaccination Bill Passed by California Senate

  • B.B. King Dies at Age 89

  • Bullying in U.S. Schools Declines: Survey

  • Blue Bell Announces Listeria Monitoring Agreement with States

Health Tip: Coping With Diarrhea From Chemo

Take it easy on your stomach

Health Tip: The Effects of Long-Term Alcohol Abuse

It could damage your heart and brain

How Safe Is Exercise for Those With Common Irregular Heartbeat?

Atrial fibrillation strikes many older Americans, and study finds gender influences safety of physical activity

Men Should Be Screened for Osteoporosis, Too

Study found males less likely to have their bone density checked, but suffered worse outcomes

Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten

Finding could be a problem for people with celiac disease who take these products

Single Moms Report Poorer Health Later in Life

Researchers recommend more access to birth control, programs that aid work-family balance

Smoking Ups Risk of Complications From Urologic Cancers: Study

Although former smokers also have higher odds of trouble, quitting does help

Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Up Stroke Risk for Those With High Blood Pressure

Researchers find odds about 80 percent higher among people with insufficient shuteye

Using 'Heartphone' to Detect Cardiac Irregularity

Researchers say smartphone apps can work for atrial fibrillation screening