| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:30 AM
After Dannielle Walz heard her husband screaming on Feb. 29, 2008, she found he had been impaled by the tine of a grapple fork.
When Dannielle arrived to help, I basically told her goodbye, Bryan Walz said. Considering the situation, he felt, There's...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 7:48 PM
POQUOSON - The good feelings from Poquoson High's 23-17 win over Richlands in the Division 3 state championship game in Lynchburg on Saturday should linger for a long time on the Bull Island. The town's only high school waited for 100 years for a football...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 8:16 PM
A Costa Mesa doctor's negligence and incompetence contributed to two prison inmates' deaths and a third inmate's near blindness, the state medical board concluded.
In a decision that took effect Friday, the Medical Board of California put Dr. Allan J. T....
| Aug 16, 2010
Physicians hear a common refrain from patients with Type 2 diabetes: "Not the needle! Not yet. Give me three more months. I'll be good!" So they try with renewed vigor to control their disease without insulin through diet, exercise and oral medications....
| Aug 19, 2010
The safety of most diabetes drugs are time-tested — insulin was discovered in the early 1920s, and two of the other most commonly prescribed, metformin and sulfonylurea, have been around since the 1950s.
Avandia is different. The drug landed with a...
| Aug 23, 2010
Disrupted sleep patterns seem to contribute to the risk of obesity and diabetes, according to numerous studies. Researchers have theorized that disrupted circadian rhythms throw off various hormonal processes in the body that contribute to disease....
| Sep 20, 2010
Dungeness crab with cucumber and ginger slaw, grilled salmon with brocollini and wild rice pilaf, spinach and fresh strawberries tossed in Balsamic vinaigrette with polenta croutons and toasted almonds. It was a lovely meal prepared and served to us...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 1:39 PM
Opening statements began today in the sexual assault case against Lucas Coe.
Coe, 28, is accused of raping 4-year-old Emma Thompson before she died of unexplained injuries including a fractured skull, severed pancreas and tear to the vagina, on June 27,...
| Oct 27, 2010
Want to know a lot about diabetes in a short amount of time? The following summary is a great starting point.
Diabetes (a.k.a. diabetes mellitus) refers to a group of diseases characterized by high blood glucose (blood sugar) levels that result from a...
| Oct 27, 2010
The saying, "What you don't know can hurt you" couldn't be any more accurate if you or a loved one has diabetes. Due to misconceptions and a lack of knowledge about the disease, "Diabetes doesn't get the respect it deserves," said Richard M. Bergenstal,...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 8:09 AM