| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:24 AM
- Allergy Medication
Whether you have seasonal allergies to pollen or environment allergies to pet dander and dust mites, it’s always a good idea to keep an over-the-counter allergy medication, like an antihistamine, in your medicine cabinet. ...
| May 22, 2012
Things you should have ready
•Water: At least 1 gallon daily per person for 3 to 7days; also, make extra ice before the storm hits.
•Food: At least enough for 3 to 7 days, mostly nonperishable packaged or canned food, juices.
| Jan 14, 2012
| 1:17 PM
NFL referee Tony Corrente's first encounter with Baltimore Ravens Matt Birk and Michael Oher this season floored him, literally.
The Ravens were scuffling with a couple of Pittsburgh Steelers during the season opener on Sept. 11, and Corrente, trying...
| Jan 16, 2012
Behind the pharmacy counter, the familiar bags of medications are tagged and labeled alphabetically in plastic containers.
Customers come and go —but not everyone is there to drop off or pick up a prescription.
Some have come for an influenza or...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:56 AM
As part of her marathon training, Daisy Carranza has taken an over-the counter pain reliever nearly every day for the last several months.
On race day Sunday, she's prepared to pop at least seven Extra Strength Tylenol capsules: two at the starting line,...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:47 AM
Painful sores, a slight fever and a not much of an appetite … those are a few symptoms of hand, foot and mouth disease. Something doctors are seeing a bit early in Michiana this year. Doctors say usually they see these cases popping up in late...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 11:08 AM
A longtime deputy state environmental commissioner was allowed to retire in 2006 at age 50 with an $85,000-a-year lifetime "disability pension" because of a degenerative spinal condition — but now he's been told to give back $411,688 in pension...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 1:23 PM
That chronic groin pain sometimes felt by athletes may be called a sports hernia, but it's not really a hernia at all, according to Dr. Katherine G. Lamond, assistant professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a surgeon at...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Who really knows why a non-runner goes into being a runner? I still havn't figured it out myself.
I was inspired by a friend that I met through hockey. She showed me her metal from the previous year and told me about her experience.
| Jun 15, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Two years ago, doctors described Josh Stein's shoulder injury , which he originally treated with endless amounts of ibuprofen , as one of the worst they had ever seen.
Stein has seven screws and a plate in his left collarbone. Coupled with 11 broken...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 3:21 AM
Due to the very nature of our line of work in veterinary medicine, we are exposed to pain and suffering many times every day in our furry friends. From trauma, elective surgery, non-elective surgery, tumors, fractures, periodontal disease, abdominal...