| Sep 27, 2011
Christa Hvidsten wasn't feeling so hot even though it was July in Dallas--about a week before the surgery in Los Angeles that would change her life.
For several years a tumor in the center of Christa's brain had slowly grown until last October she...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:42 AM
Following notification from its supplier, Mars Food, GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN'S Food Markets has removed from sale Uncle Ben's Whole Grain White Rice Garden Vegetable packages. The product may contain milk, an undeclared allergen.
| Jul 22, 2011
Q: I was told that Zoloft (sertraline) was not addictive, but my experience suggests otherwise. I was on this antidepressant for nine years. I wanted to get off because it killed my sex drive.
One day after stopping this drug, I experienced unbearable...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 5:43 PM
As a dome of sweltering heat, dense humidity and bright sunlight pushes eastward, experts are urging everyone, not just those at high risk, to take precautions.
"When you get all three together — heat, humidity and sun — it makes the...
| Jul 28, 2011
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| Aug 9, 2010
Heat exhaustion is a milder form of heat illness that can develop after several days of inadequate hydration. It is the body's response to excessive loss of water and salt contained in sweat.
Dizziness Headache Muscle cramps Nausea...
| Mar 20, 2009
Signs and symptoms of neurological impairment caused by TBI depend on which structures in the brain are damaged.
Common symptoms include:
- Anxiety, nervousness
| Aug 14, 2008
For men and women, the most common heart attack symptom is chest pain or discomfort, says Ronald McKechnie. He's on the staff at Sentara Heart Hospital in Norfolk, co-director for cardiovascular education at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk...
| Oct 27, 2009
For Chris Mason-Hale, healing comes in very small stages, sometimes so small he can't even see them.
Since suffering a paralyzing spinal cord injury in a Western Tech football game 14 months ago, he has come a long way. But progress is excruciatingly...
| Nov 30, 2009
Some drugs are so common that consumers - at their peril - don't think twice about them. But each drug, whether prescription or over-the-counter, poses risks. To highlight these risks, we offer up a few details on five of the most-prescribed medications,...
| Jun 25, 2009
Safety tips from the Houston Fire Department for dealing with the hot temperatures
*Drink plenty of water and electrolyte-replacement drinks before heading outdoors. Drink water even if you don't feel thirsty to stay hydrated.
*Avoid drinks with...