| Jun 13, 2010
Like so many other Sacramento families, Steve and Becky Pop are trying to figure out how to finance a summer trip, this year. But their trip isn't a vacation, it's travel to Minnesota for what they hope will be a "life-extending" treatment for their six-...
| Jun 19, 2010
Manute Bol, a lithe 7-foot-7 shot-blocker from Sudan who spent 10 seasons in the NBA and was dedicated to humanitarian work in Africa, died Saturday. He was 47.
Bol died at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville, where he was being...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 3:11 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Manute Bol, a lithe 7-foot-7 shot-blocker from Sudan who spent 10 seasons in the NBA and was dedicated to humanitarian work in Africa, died Saturday. He was 47.
Bol died at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville,...
| Nov 7, 2010
Like any tavern, the Billy Goat is a place of dreams.
Some of them are booze-fueled foolish; others have some momentary substance. They are dreams of love or money or the great American novel, and most of them drift into the subterranean air, never to be...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Skin cancer affects one in five people over a lifetime in the United States. The most common form is basal cell carcinoma followed by squamous cell carcinoma. While melanoma accounts for fewer than 5 percent of skin cancers, it causes more than 75 percent...
| Jul 8, 2010
Florida sunshine can be hard on our skin and the new Coppertone MyUV Alert iPhone app can help you avoid sunburns and other skin problems.
At first I wondered why anyone would need a smart phone app to tell them they need some type of sun protection?...
| Jul 26, 2010
Allergic reactions occur when your immune system misidentifies a neutral substance, called an allergen, as harmful. Allergens come into contact with your body through inhalation, swallowing, touching or by injection. Your immune system responds by...
| Aug 13, 2010
A major new international study released Friday has found that adolescents who take acetaminophen, better known under the brand name Tylenol, have a higher risk of asthma, allergic nasal conditions and the skin disorder eczema. Those who took the common...