| Dec 14, 2009
During the holiday season -- or any time, really -- solid sleep can be a real gift. The not-so-sound sleepers on your shopping list would undoubtedly appreciate anything that would help them get some needed rest.
You can't exactly gift-wrap warm milk and...
| Jun 14, 2009
Sleep isn't just a chunk of time carved out to recharge for the following day. Increasingly, scientific evidence shows life and sleep are woven together like 800-thread-count sheets. How people fare during their waking hours has a lot to do with how...
| Jun 22, 2009
| 5:03 PM
Just in time for the June gloom to lift and the weather to turn hot, the country's biggest dance party returns to steam up the night life scene. The 13th annual Electric Daisy Carnival is back at the L.A. Coliseum, this time with an expanded lineup...
| Jun 24, 2009
| 3:46 PM
Sixty-two percent of Americans described themselves as either "struggling" or "suffering" due to economic fears according to a new Gallup poll. Debt depression is a new term that has arisen in the financial crises.
The World Health Organization has...
| Jul 1, 2009
| 5:12 PM
Desperate for sleep, Michael Jackson reportedly turned to Sherilyn Lee to help him find Diprivan, a potent sedative that's used mainly in hospitals Lee, who claims to be Jackson's former nurse, says Jackson was familiar with the drug.
"When it drips in...
| Jul 20, 2009
| 9:16 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The powerful sedative Diprivan was already under question by federal regulators prior to Michael Jackson's sudden death.
Also known as Propofol, Diprivan was among a slew of pharmaceuticals reportedly found inside Jackson's rented Holmby...
| Jul 26, 2009
Tears come to Elizabeth Russell's eyes when she thinks of the five Americans her son is accused of gunning down in a moment of rage in Iraq.
She prays for them at St. Patrick Catholic Church in nearby Denison: the Navy officer, the Army psychiatrist...
| Aug 12, 2009
It's 1 a.m. You have to get up at 6. You're exhausted, but you can't sleep. What do you do?
You may find yourself slurping a spoonful of NyQuil or taking a Tylenol PM. Is that the best approach?
It all depends on how often you are in this situation,...
| Jul 21, 2009
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LOS ANGELES - -- Following the death of singer Michael Jackson, there has been increasing public concern about the drug propofol that police found in his home. Known by the brand name Diprivan or by the generic name...
| Aug 24, 2009
Michael Jackson's death is now ruled a homicide, a law enforcement official official told the Associated Press, making it more likely for criminal charges to be filed against the king of pop's personal physician, Houston cardiologist, Dr. Conrad Murray...
| Aug 24, 2009
Michael Jackson's death has been ruled a homicide caused by a mix of drugs meant to treat insomnia, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press, while his personal doctor told investigators he was actually trying to wean the King of Pop off the...