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Acupuncture (INACTIVE)

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  • New work by Campion, Lauterbach, Hillman, Brock-Broido

    New work by Campion, Lauterbach, Hillman, Brock-Broido
    El Dorado Peter Campion University of Chicago Press: 80 pp., $18 paper Peter Campion, in his new book, re-creates the overheard sounds, ring tones, robo-blab and self-announcings of an airport concourse, spliced into imitation of Anglo-Saxon "riddles"...
  • Debora McDonough's story of survival

    Debora McDonough's story of survival
    The day of her breast cancer operation, Debora McDonough wore a colorful parrot hat to surgery. It was that type of humor that she used to keep up her spirits throughout her treatment, and still does today. The most important lesson she learned from...
  • Wellness center offers free yoga, discounted massages to federal workers

    Wellness center offers free yoga, discounted massages to federal workers
    Businesses have been stepping up to help out furloughed workers, offering special discounts, financial help, free food and other deals. Here's one that's offering to relieve the stress of unplanned, unpaid leave. Until the government reopens, Ojas...
  • Dupuytren's contracture starts with lumps in your palms

    Dupuytren's contracture starts with lumps in your palms
    Dear Pharmacist: I have two nodules in my palm. They are small and painless, but I see (and feel) them below my pinky and ring finger. My doctor's appointment isn't for two months and I'm worried. Can you weigh in? — C.S., Sacramento Dear C.S.: I'...
  • Mayor Garcetti outlines plan to spruce up L.A. streets

    Mayor Garcetti outlines plan to spruce up L.A. streets
    For 12 years, Eric Garcetti had the good fortune of representing Hollywood, Silver Lake, Echo Park and Atwater Village on the City Council just as a dramatic revitalization of those neighborhoods was taking hold. On Tuesday, the new mayor, who...
  • Most patients eventually find relief from the facial pain of trigeminal neuralgia

    Q: I was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia after complaining about sharp pains in my face. What causes the pain? How does a person know which medications are most likely to help? Is there anything else to consider besides prescription medicines? A:...
  • Microchipping best defense against new 'dog-flipping' menace

    Q: What is this 'dog flipping' thing in the news all about? -- S.J., Henderson, NV Q: I've seen TV reports about people stealing dogs and putting them on Craig's List. It's scary. What can I do to prevent this? -- H.W., Chicago, IL A: Dog-flipping is...
  • Health savings accounts and flexible spending accounts can save you money

    November is when most companies set the deadline for employees to choose their health care coverage for the coming year. Part of that process for more and more people is managing the money in thier health savings accounts (HSAs) or flexible spending...
  • The blood of strangers gave me strength

    I'm happy to announce that I've just returned home from the hospital with a new arrival. I'm not sure how much it weighs, but it seems to be healthy, and it's already walking -- albeit unsteadily and with a cane. And although I produced two children...
  • Alternative medicine attracts adherents for good or ill

    Alternative medicine attracts adherents for good or ill
    About 50 percent of Americans use alternative medicine — and 10 percent use it on their children, according to Paul Offit, author of the new book, "Do You Believe in Magic? The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine." (HarperCollins). Offit,...
  • Support groups in Howard County

    These groups meet regularly. ALS Resource support group — First Saturday, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Educational support for ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) patients, family members and friends. Owen Brown Interfaith Center, Conference Room 116B, 7246...