| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The world is aging so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according to a global study being issued Tuesday by the United Nations and an elder rights group.
The report ranks the social and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:09 AM
The local revenue sharing board distributed $9,500 for local safety units to purchase automated external defibrillators.
The board is made-up of three representatives who decide how to disperse the money received from the Odawa tribe’s 2...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:24 AM
At age 57, Dianna Devine was living with various health issues, including atrial fibrillation and high blood pressure.
Today, at 59, she is off her blood pressure medicine, her knees feel better, her feet don’t swell and she’s dropped about...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Keith Jackson has some stories, all right. Of riding his horse four miles to his rural Georgia high school. Of nights carousing with Paul "Bear" Bryant. Of the time Howard Cosell, smelling like a Russian distillery, set Jackson's pants on fire during a...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I am now up to 14 medications for the following problems: high cholesterol, heart disease, pre-diabetes, cataracts, arrhythmias, allergies, memory problems and enlarged prostate (BPH). The medications make me sick and sleepy. I need...
| Aug 14, 2013
Dinner out with friends.
It's funny how the conversation changes over the years.
In your 20s it's all about energy, chatter, laughter, gossip, dating, work, weekends, and "Waiter, can we have another bottle."
In your 30s talk turns to kids, and...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Where is the best state to live if you don't want to get Lyme disease? Hawaii. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hawaii has not had a recorded case of Lyme disease since 2002.
For those of you who are not familiar with this...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I take a reflux medication daily as well as a chewable antacid. In the last two months, I've dealt with severe charley horses, toe tingling and occasional heartbeat skips or runs. My doctor prescribed leg cramp medication and referred...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Peripatetic doesn't begin to describe iPalpiti, which gave its annual sensational — and strange — gala at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Saturday night.
On stage were 22 young professional string players, most in their 20s. Behind them were...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:51 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The mother of a mentally disturbed man who died after being restrained by Palm Desert police won reinstatement Thursday of her federal lawsuit for excessive, deadly force.
A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals...