Health Highlights: May 26, 2016

  • Republican Congressman Says He Used Medical Marijuana

  • Brain Scans Can Detect Hidden Consciousness in Patients

  • FDA Extends Review of Muscular Dystrophy Drug

  • New South Carolina Law Bans Abortions After 20 Weeks

  • Two States Sue J&J Over Vaginal Mesh Implants

Health Tip: Enjoy a Healthier Mexican Meal

Lighten up on fat and salt

Health Tip: Protect Your Hands While Gardening

Wear gloves, and watch for hazards

Healthy Living May Offset Genetic Breast Cancer Risk

Lifestyle may matter even more when your DNA is working against you, research shows

Knee Replacement Patients May Be Able to Hit the Shower Sooner

Getting area wet before sutures or staples are removed doesn't seem to raise infection risk, study finds

Message for Heart Failure Patients: Exercise

You'll feel better and maybe even live longer, researcher says

Probuphine Implant Approved for Opioid Dependence

New form of treatment designed to last six months

Some Experts Question Extent of Zika Threat to U.S.

They say Gulf Coast states face risk, but most other states probably don't

Tough Economy, Alcohol Fuels Suicide Risk in Men: Study

But similar link not seen for women

2 New Findings Offer Hope for Those With Severe Hemophilia

One pinpoints when standard therapy works best, while the other uncovers the promise of a new drug