| Apr 15, 2014
| 3:49 AM
It just might be the only unwelcome sign of spring: Seasonal Allergies.
The sniffling, sneezing and burning eyes are back. "The pollen count is higher than normal this year, mainly because of the prolonged cold we had in the winter", says FOXCT...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:37 PM
The Generic Pharmaceutical Assn. says a proposed federal regulation that would allow makers of generic drugs to inform people about all known health risks would create "dangerous confusion" and have "harmful consequences for patients."
And why would...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Reports of Kate Middleton's severe morning sickness opened eyes about how hard pregnancy can be for some women. "I went to the emergency room because I was so sick and dehydrated after a week of not being able to eat or drink," says Megan Donofrio of...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:28 AM
The decision to vaccinate your children: a parents choice or public health risk?
Last week, reality TV star Kristin Cavallari talked about about how she and her husband weren't vaccinating their children because she said, "I've read too many books about...
| Jan 15, 2013
The latest flu epidemic has many people in a near-panic. But it's important to know the difference between fact and fiction when it comes to fighting the influenza virus.
"This is one of the worst flu seasons we've seen in Illinois in about a decade,"...
| May 2, 2014
| 2:20 PM
If the producers of television's hit comedy “The Big Bang Theory” ever need to add a teenage star to their cast of brilliant, eccentric minds, then Jasmin Joseph of Woodland Hills El Camino Real would fit right in.
She's an aspiring...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Question: Our agapanthus flowered well this year and now have green seed pods at the ends of many stems. Do you plant the entire pod or open them to grow more agapanthus?
Answer: Agapanthus plantings, also known as lilies of the Nile, have flourished...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Question: My Indian hawthorn is green on the top but bare of leaves on the bottom. Want can I do to make the plant full again?
Answer: There is only one way to force plants to fill their lower portions with stems and foliage – give them a heavy...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Average temperatures: High 92, low 73
Rainfall: 6.25 inches
•First quarter: Aug. 3
•Full moon: Aug. 10
•Last quarter: Aug. 17
•New moon: Aug. 25
2. Moon sign planting dates
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Here's the bad news: A dietary supplement named OxyElite Pro is still apparently making people sick, more than a year after the Hawaii Department of Health was alerted to seven cases of acute hepatitis and liver failure among its users. As of last...
| Jan 14, 2011
The feedback has been flooding in about our story on Robyn O'Brien, author and founder of allergykids.com. Our readers seem to agree that allergies to dyes or preservatives among kids are on the rise. Here are some of the ways they've eliminated the...