Health Highlights: July 27, 2016

  • FDA Reconsidering Policy on Blood Donations From Gay Men

  • Dolly's Cloned Heirs Aging Normally: Study

  • First U.S. Double Hand Transplant Patient Wishes He Could Have Hands Removed

Health Tip: Choose the Right Shoes

Sturdy footwear helps prevent falls

Health Tip: Ease Arthritis Pain With Warm Water

Here's how

Hour of Exercise a Day May Offset Sitting's Toll on Health

Study found risk of early death dropped when physical activity levels went up

'Ice Bucket Challenge' Funds a Boon to ALS Research

Money raised during the online campaign helped scientists spot gene linked to deadly nerve disease

Is Pot Harder on the Heart Than Tobacco?

Damaging effects from marijuana smoke last three times longer than tobacco's, rat study finds

Lack of Fitness Second Only to Smoking as Predictor of Early Death: Study

Increases in fitness levels were associated with greater longevity

Later Start, Finish to Menstruation May Extend Women's Lives

Those with this pattern were more likely to live past 90, study suggests

Quitting Smoking While Pregnant: What Works

Nicotine patches, Zyban helped 4 out of 5 women, study says

Safer Heads Prevail With New High School Football Rule

When full-contact practices were limited, blows to the head dropped, study found