| Dec 9, 2011
| 2:07 PM
TOPS Md. 0077
Today, 9:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. For more information, call 301-582-2292 or 301-842-3615.
Today, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House at 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. Use side entrance. For friends and...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 10:43 PM
SAN DIEGO -- More than 1,000 units of blood were donated during Tuesday's 33rd annual Chargers Blood Drive at the Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, organizers said.
Former star linebacker Junior Seau, who will be inducted into the team's...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 6:14 AM
March is awareness month for colorectal cancer — cancer of the colon or rectum. According to www.preventcancer.org, this year, more than 142,500 people will be diagnosed with the disease. Nearly 51,400 will die.
“Colonoscopies are not that...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 4:35 PM
American Idol contestants James Durbin and Casey Abrams' struggles with medical issues may net them new fans...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The scene at the "American Idol' panel Monday night at Paleyfest....
| Jan 9, 2011
While most people don't like to talk about inflammatory bowel disease — it's not exactly coffee chatter — Jennifer Martin is happy discussing how her surgery to treat it saved her life.
In April 2009, the 27-year-old Costa Mesa resident was...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 2:12 PM
For 10-year-old Jacob Krause, getting ready for the new school year wasn't a simple matter of back-to-school shopping. It also involved working out logistics for getting to the bathroom as many as 20 times during a single school day.
| Mar 22, 2010
The Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD) can help alleviate and possibly cure a number of debilitating digestive disorders, including Crohn's, celiac and irritable bowel disease ( IBD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ulcerative colitis and chronic diarrhea....
| Mar 15, 2010
There's a lot to be said for heeding the expression, "Stop your bellyaching." Stressful thoughts can wreak havoc with your gut. And an unhappy gut can cause emotional distress.
The Gut-Brain System
The gut wall has a complex system of nerves that travel...
| Mar 8, 2010
Bloating, cramping and abdominal pain aren't just associated with PMS. They're also symptoms of digestive disorders. Here's a snapshot of four such problems.
1. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Approximately 1 in 5 American adults, most of them women,...