| Oct 11, 2013
Wellness programs: Howard County General Hospital will offer the following classes in October. Unless otherwise listed all classes will be held in the Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Drive, Suite 100, Columbia. Information: hcgh.org or 410-740-...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:48 AM
Jim Alton and John Hess, each directors of the Emmet and Charlevoix counties Veterans Affairs Offices, tell veterans the same thing: if you don’t feel right, it’s OK.
And the veterans that Hess is seeing more of aren’t the veterans...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:02 AM
Q: The best tip I ever received for mosquito bites is to dab on hydrogen peroxide. I have very sensitive skin, and bites used to get very swollen and itch for weeks.
Now, I apply drugstore hydrogen peroxide, and in less than 15 minutes, I have no itch...
| Sep 23, 2013
WASHINGTON — In the liberal remake of "Casablanca," the police captain comes upon the scene of the shooting and orders his men to "round up the usual weapons."
It's always the weapon and never the shooter. Twelve people are murdered in a rampage...
| Sep 22, 2013
In the liberal remake of "Casablanca," the police captain comes upon the scene of the shooting and orders his men to "round up the usual weapons."
It's always the weapon and never the shooter. Twelve people are murdered in a rampage at the Washington...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:06 PM
After a photographer caught him playing iPhone poker during a Senate committee hearing on Syria, Sen John McCain (R-Arizona) tried to pass the incident off as a joke.
“Scandal! Caught playing iPhone game at 3+ hour Senate hearing — Worst of...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Professional and amateur athletes are invited to “toe the line” at Boyne City’s first triathlon Sunday morning.
The event will start at 8 a.m. Sunday at Peninsula Beach with proceeds will benefit the Department of Neurology at Mayo...
| Aug 30, 2013
A day after the NFL and 4,500 former players agreed to a tentative settlement over concussion legislation, Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett is having second thoughts.
“Ask the owners if when the money is divided between the players, will...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I have trouble with prescribed sleeping pills. They make me do crazy things like sleep walk, eat and wake up family members in the middle of the night "just to chat." What are natural options? — A.A., Superior, Colo.
Dear A.A.: It...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:09 PM
After a decade of rancorous debate over the risks and benefits of menopausal hormone therapy, experts from more than a dozen top medical organizations worldwide have finally come to something resembling a consensus. What did they decide, and why are women...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I see a naturopathic doctor for chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia. She recommended coffee enemas. Do you think this is safe? — V.A., Seattle
Dear V.A.: Yes, coffee enemas are used by holistic physicians for all sorts of...