Health Tip: Cook Healthier

(HealthDay News) -- Using healthier cooking methods is an easy way to cut calories and fat from your diet.

Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- Exposure to light helps regulate the body's clock, which can help prepare the body for sleep.

1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As many as one in 10 Americans who has a heart attack may also have undiagnosed diabetes, a new study finds.

Among New Smokers, Teen Boys More Likely to Quit Than Girls: Study

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teen boys who recently started smoking are more likely to quit than teen girls. And, both boys and girls who are frightened by cigarette warning labels or play team sports are more likely to quit, new research shows.

Hormone Levels in Womb Tied to Autism Risk in Boys: Study

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Some boys with autism may have been exposed to slightly elevated levels of certain hormones in the womb, a new study suggests -- though it's not clear yet what the finding means.

Anti-Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise in Mice Study

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers working with mice have identified a drug they believe holds promise as a preventive treatment for Alzheimer's disease.

Men Feel More Pain After Major Surgeries, Study Finds

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Gender may play a part in how much pain a patient feels following surgery, new research suggests.

First-Time Colon Cancer Screening May Be Beneficial for Elderly

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Colonoscopies in certain elderly people who've never been screened could be a cost-effective way to improve their health while extending their lives a bit.

Fish, Exercise May Help Thwart Colon Cancer's Return: Study

TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise and a diet that includes fish may help colon cancer patients improve their odds of avoiding a relapse, a new study suggests.

Health Highlights: June 3, 2014

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