| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:59 PM
The gig: Richard Plump is chief executive of Plump Engineering Inc., an Anaheim architectural engineering firm with 38 employees. Plump helped oversee the transportation of the space shuttle Endeavour from Los Angeles International Airport to the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:47 AM
DAVIE - There is something different about this year's Miami Dolphins team, but I haven't been able to put my finger on it.
It could be second-year quarterback Ryan Tannehill's steady development, or rookie kicker Caleb Sturgis' stellar consistency,...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Wednesday's print column "Vocal rest" sounds like a bit of fun, doesn't it? A holiday from the grinding obligations of everyday jibber-jabber. An opportunity for monastic contemplation. A lesson in the neglected art of listening and the truth behind the.....
| Sep 14, 2013
Is what we eat eating away at us? Millions of Americans have reflux disease, with symptoms ranging from annoying to dangerous, and experts believe our diet is a major factor.
Reflux is partly a matter of stomach acid moving upward to where it doesn't...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:51 PM
There's sniffling, sneezing and coughing. It's typical for Bobby Goeman, a pediatric nurse practitioner at Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center, to see more patients this time of the year.
"It's the general viral illnesses you start to see this time of...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The appeal of country music star Luke Bryan, whose recording career not only as lasted six years now, but is clearly picking up steam with his new No. 1 album “Crash My Party,” as always been something of a mystery.......
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:47 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A southern Indiana resident with a confirmed case of measles visited Indianapolis International Airport while infectious, Indiana health officials said Thursday.
People who visited the airport on Sunday and develop symptoms...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Q: You are worrying people unnecessarily about aluminum and Alzheimer's disease. This myth was debunked years ago. Why are you still flogging a dead horse?
A: The controversy over aluminum exposure and brain toxicity has not disappeared. Recent research...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:45 AM
I guess when you grow up in a time when vaccinations were very, very important you just don't understand parents these days that don't get their children vaccinated against diseases that can kill them.
The recent Associated Press story about Michigan...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 7:13 AM
It’s that time of the year again, when children head off to school for lessons in reading, writing and arithmetic.
The upcoming weeks will include essays, history projects and pages of problem solving.
But parents will have their share of...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Dear readers: Two excellent writers stepped in to answer the Savage Love Letter of the Day while I was on vacation, and I wanted to share two of their responses in the column this week. (The SLLOTD appears daily — cough, cough — on Slog, The...