| Feb 4, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Growing children need the right nutrients, as well as plenty of exercise, in order to develop healthy bones. Two of the most important "ingredients" for building strong bones are calcium and Vitamin D, especially for teenagers undergoing a growth spurt. ...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Dr. Brooks Glenn Hicks
LOUISVILLE — Dr. Brooks Glenn Hicks, 69, a general practitioner and radiologist, died Sunday, Jan. 20.
Born July 23, 1943, in Creston, Ky., in Casey County, he was a son of the late Brooks and Mildred Hicks. He...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:21 PM
I don't envy the job the Baseball Writers' Association of America members have in choosing the 2013 Hall of Fame class.
This year they must contend with the "steroid ballot" as names such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mike Piazza and Sammy Sosa...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Joseph H. Gasco, of Pellston and formerly of Harbor Springs and Boyne Falls, passed away Dec. 29, 2012, at McLaren Northern Michigan at the age of 57.
Heaven now has another Angel.
He was born on Dec. 9, 1955, in Petoskey, the son of John and Irene...
| Jan 4, 2013
So there we were at the dinner table several days ago — me, my 20-year-old daughter Eleanor and my dad Sam, who is 86.
We dwell in the semi-remote, cable-free section of Lake County around Lake Jem, and we were talking about a horse that ended...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Some stories are harder to write than others. Obituaries are among the hardest, as the represent an obligation to do justice to the folks who have passed and hopefully to bring solace to their loved ones.
Some of Laguna's best and brightest died in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:25 PM
It’s been more than five years since Michael Tomlin was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The diagnosis, made just before his 30th birthday, was two years in coming as other medical conditions were ruled out.
Tomlin said it’s a hard disease...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:45 AM
Loretta B. Cosens, 76, of Harbor Springs, passed away Dec. 19, 2012, at her home.
She was born Jan. 9, 1936, in Chicago, to John and Julia (Prcypiorski) Droszcz. She attended St. Hedwig school in Chicago and graduated from Harbor Springs High School in...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Bob Duggan frequently refers to "our national disease-care system" when he talks about his new book, employing a term he has used across his 40-plus years as a healing-arts clinician and educator.
As co-founder and former president of Tai Sophia...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Christine DeeAnn (Goich) Jambor was born in Deadwood South Dakota on March 11, 1949, to Milton and Helen (Johnson) Goich. She joined a sister Caroline. They spent a number of years growing up in the Nemo and Lead area before moving to Sturgis in 1954....
| Apr 17, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Q: I have been diagnosed with serotonin syndrome brought on by a drug interaction between Cymbalta, gabapentin, tramadol and a low dose of Prozac. It caused me a lot of problems, including agitation, dizziness, muscle spasms and joint pain so bad my...