Health Highlights: July 1, 2015

  • California Governor Signs Tough Vaccination Bill Into Law

  • FDA Mulling Restrictions on Liquid Nicotine Packs for E-Cigs

Health Tip: Log Symptoms in a Headache Diary

To help you better manage pain

Health Tip: Massage Therapy Has Its Limits

Indoor Tanning Rates Decline As Cancer Warnings Mount

Study finds Americans are staying away from unhealthy practice in growing numbers

Many U.S. AIDS Patients Still Die When 'Opportunistic' Infections Strike

Study of San Francisco data for 1997-2012 shows 35 percent death rate over 5 years for these patients

Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

Study found little difference between menopause types, but black women had less advantage than white

Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

Heavy adolescent girls at greater risk for unintended pregnancy, study shows

Parents' Genetic Similarities Could Affect Kids' Height, Intellect

UK geneticists examine 'relatedness' and its impact on offspring in global study

Patients with Low-Grade Brain Tumors Living Longer

Chemo improvements have likely played a role, researchers say

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Two-thirds who took Saxenda lost 5 percent of body weight, study shows