| Oct 7, 2011
| 2:08 PM
Muchos de nosotros nos sentimos abrumados, preocupados o nerviosos cuando vamos al médico. A pesar de esos sentimientos, es importante que los pacientes desempeñen un papel activo en el manejo de su salud, específicamente respecto a la salud del corazón....
| May 31, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Keith Richards' autobiography "Life," which was published in paperback last month, contains some nuggets of special interest to Hampton Roads rock fans. One particular scene in the book relates to the Rolling Stone's 1975 show at Hampton Coliseum.
| Jun 9, 2011
| 1:48 PM
NUEVA YORK — Los pre-adolescentes y los adolescentes están en riesgo de contraer ciertas enfermedades, incluidos el virus del papiloma humano (VPH), la enfermedad meningocócica (meningitis), la tos ferina y el tétanos.
Con los niños fuera de la...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 3:01 AM
In 1980, I moved my family from Maryland to the White Mountain Apache Reservation in Arizona to work on an issue most people are not comfortable talking about — diarrhea. At the time, diarrhea, which is preventable and treatable, was rampantly...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 10:06 AM
Help is on the way to consumers confused by the jumble of sun protection numbers and other claims on sunscreens.
Currently, standards of protection apply only to one part of the sun's spectrum, ultraviolet B rays, which cause sunburn. Under new rules...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:42 AM
New labeling rules for sunscreens should make it easier for U.S. consumers to choose products that will protect them from sunburn, skin cancer and premature aging.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ruled on Tuesday that sunscreens making those claims...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Steven L. Salzberg's response to Margaret Dunkle's vaccination op-ed is itself a study in fear-mongering and ignorance ("Sun prints dangerous anti-vaccination op-ed," July 14). It is precisely because of the condescending and uninformed views of Dr....
| Sep 27, 2011
At least three dozen doctors in Illinois received payments and perks exceeding $100,000 from drug companies between 2009 and early 2011, according to an updated database that now includes information from a dozen pharmaceutical firms.
Doctors in the...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 12:42 PM
Back Off, Mom. Parents Who Hover Impede Kids' Activity (Source: Time.com)
Parents, if you want your kids to get more exercise, you'd be wise to get out of their way.
In a new study, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, researchers...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 3:05 PM
I am only about 2,000 news cycles behind with this post. But I was working on another project since Monday and did not have time to write about the GOP candidates debate hosted by CNN and the Tea Party Express.
I thought I would get over it, but I...
| Sep 14, 2011
GovernorRick Perry came under fire for a 2007 Executive Order he issued to have preteens vaccinated for HPV.
Wednesday morning, Perry met with more than 8,000 students at Virginia's Liberty University, the world's largest Christian university....