| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:05 AM
I use a lot less medication than I used to--for my calves as well as for myself! It's not too often that a rancher finds success with something that decreases his veterinary bill as well as his own over-the-counter ibuprofen and antacid expense. This...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 9:00 PM
A citizen tackled an accused carjacker near the U-Med district, ending a Saturday afternoon police pursuit that began in Fairview, according to the Anchorage Police Department.
Shortly before 3:30 p.m., APD responded to a disturbance between two men at...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Jaws dropped when Jake's Prius pulled into the lot Saturday morning.
We'd received his terse emails with news of his nephew, Sam. Not good news. Jake and Lea took turns at the hospital, never leaving Sam alone.
Since normalcy was out the window, the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I have neck pain, sciatica and headaches. I've tried prednisone, Celebrex, Ibuprofen, Vicodin, physical therapy, chiropractors, massage, reiki, acupuncture, prayer work, laser and two surgeries on my neck. Nothing helps. Please, any...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I am 60 years old, and now I'm told I have osteoarthritis. My doctor said there is no known cure for this. I need to know the best natural treatments. — O.W., Melbourne, Fla.
Dear O.W.: There isn't a quick magical fix for...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:13 PM
I treated the persistent pain in the ball of my foot the way I cope with other pains: ignored it and I didn't tell anyone.
My sister had a neuroma surgically removed from the same spot. I didn't want to give my nuisance a name. The thought of surgery...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Q: My doctor tells me that I can no longer take anti-inflammatory pain relievers for my arthritis because I have had stomach problems and my kidney function is not as good as it should be. I have given up ibuprofen, but now my knees, hips and fingers...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:05 PM
DNA test results link Roy L. Wisotzkey to the May 2011 homicide of Vickie Clem, jurors were told Thursday at the Hagerstown man’s trial in Berkeley County Circuit Court.
Wisotzkey, 35, and Clem’s son, Joshua Stitley, 34, of Hancock were...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Get the Ibuprofen handy.
With the skills and overall depth among Central Florida's high-school wide receivers, defensive coordinators sure will as they prepare for the headache of containing explosive passing offenses.
"It's an Orlando thing," Dr....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:40 PM
You feel a headache coming on from a long day at the office ... your knee is aching from your morning jog ... when reaching into your medicine cabinet for common painkillers, you may not have realized that you were taking a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory...