| Apr 10, 2012
As romances flower into long-term relationships, the sex commonly, cruelly, wilts. If once you couldn't get through dinner without a hurried tryst in the restaurant bathroom, now a few weeks, a few months, maybe even a year can pass without a roll in...
| Apr 11, 2012
For most of 2011, Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute was "home" for Deborah Cole, 52. Thanks to the hospital's new stress management program, though, she kept up her spirits.
Three times a week, volunteers from S.M.A.R.T....
| Apr 12, 2012
As recently seen on Living Healthy Chicago, we investigate how a cluttered home or office affects your mind or mood. Here is more information from Joyce Marter of Urban Balance.
Is a Cluttered Home Cluttering Your Mind?
By Joyce Marter, LCPC,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 1:05 AM
This harvest everything was ready at once, yields were better than expected, and grain dryers went un-used. All of the ingredients came together to bake up a very good harvest run (generally speaking).
The only caveat was that it was also the perfect...
| May 13, 2012
| 11:22 AM
My heart goes out to the family of Jenny Olenick, who by all accounts was a talented and wonderful teen. The May 5 article detailing events surrounding the filing of a malpractice suit, "Lawyers question teen's health before death," got my attention for...
| May 30, 2012
| 11:39 AM
By Bailey Shiffler
Special to The Baltimore Sun
A summer vacation implies relaxation, but it doesn't guarantee it. In the age of 24-hour connectivity, it's nearly impossible to clear the mind and give in to leisure. Even when lying on the sands of a...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 1:50 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A short waiting room exercise encouraging African American patients to reflect on their personal values helped improve communication between the patients and their white doctors, in a new study.
However, those patients didn'...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 12:39 AM
On July 30 we experienced a rainstorm that affected various areas in Imperial Valley to such extent that a local emergency was declared. In El Centro, the ceilings of 14 units of an apartment complex collapsed and the families were relocated.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:30 PM
SAN DIEGO — Todd Vance — Iraq combat veteran, bar bouncer, and social-work major at a local university — is lecturing two dozen of his fellow veterans on the techniques and joys of the chokehold.
"You want the blade of your forearm on...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 6:47 AM
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who hasn't been seen on Capitol Hill since late May, hopes to return work Monday after checking out of the Mayo Clinic where he was treated for bipolar depression, his office said.
Monday is the first day back for...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:59 AM
For as long as I can remember, it’s been the signal that my weekend is over.
That “60 Minutes” clock on Sunday night — with each tick, making it clear my fun time is running out.
These days, I don’t even need that famous...