Health Tip: Creating the Right Bedroom

(HealthDay News) -- To help ensure a good night's sleep, make sure your bedroom is built to bring on the zzzzz's.

Health Tip: Act Fast After Sunburn

(HealthDay News) -- Sunburn is not only painful, but can help cause serious long-term damage to your skin.

Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- It's safe for healthy older people to donate kidneys, researchers say.

TB Rates Among Children May Be Higher Than Estimated

WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The global rate of tuberculosis (TB) in children could be higher than previously thought, a new study suggests.

Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC

WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. teenagers are still spending hours in front of the TV and computer every day -- despite years of expert advice that kids' "screen time" should be limited, a new government study finds.

Same Genes May Influence Reading, Math Skills: Study

WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly half of the genes that affect children's reading ability also play a role in their math skills, a new study says.

Health Highlights: July 9, 2014

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Exercising Moms-to-Be Have Less Chubby Newborns, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Babies born to mothers who exercise in late pregnancy may enter the world with a little less body fat, a new study finds.