Health Highlights: June 21, 2016

  • U.S. Health Care Spending Could be Trillions Less Than Expected Over 5 Years: Study

  • Lower-Fat Chocolate Produced Using Electricity

  • Chicken Recalled Due to Black Sand, Soil Contamination

Health Tip: Eat Mindfully to Help Shed Pounds

Eat slowly and enjoy every bite

Health Tip: Exercising During Pregnancy

Check with your doctor first

Long Work Hours May Hurt Your Health

At the job more than 60 hours a week had most damaging effects on women's well-being, study finds

'Love Hormone' Gene May Be Key to Social Life

Early research ties low levels of oxytocin-linked DNA to relationship quality

More Evidence Obamacare Is Lowering Numbers of Uninsured

Michigan's hospitals saw sharp rise in patients with coverage after state expanded Medicaid, study found

Most Americans Are Eating Better

But government programs needed to improve overall diet for many, researchers say

Nearly 10 Million Americans Are Severely Nearsighted

Analysis of federal and other data also finds high numbers of people with vision-robbing myopias

Zika's Delivery Via Mosquito Bite May Boost Its Effect

Body's response to being bitten could help the virus, mouse study suggests

Almost 2 Million U.S. Kids Get Concussions a Year: Study

Estimate is still likely low, specialist says