| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:02 AM
After we began hearing from state and local officials that they were noticing more babies dying from suffocation and other sleep-related accidental deaths, we knew we needed to dig deeper.
Lake County Coroner Artis Yancey was particularly concerned....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 8:45 AM
- An alarming 55% of all American women and 20% of American men suffer from some form of vein disorder. Whether it is unsightly, spider-resembling purple patches or bulging rope-like veins that protrude from the skin, veins can be painful, unsightly and...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The Seattle City Council voted unanimously Monday to make it against the law to force a mother breastfeeding in public to cover up.
Councilmember Bruce Harrell, who chairs the Public Safety, Civil Rights and Technology Committee, introduced the bill from...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:00 AM
A public health advocacy group is calling on Maryland’s hospitals to stop handing out free infant formula to new mothers because it can encourage them to give up on breastfeeding.
Public Citizen says the distribution done by at least two-thirds...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:06 PM
BROOKINGS — Police in Brookings have arrested and charged a woman for reportedly entering another woman’s home and attempting to breast feed her child.
Brookings Police Lt. Derrick Powers says that a woman called 911 early Sunday morning to...
| Apr 16, 2012
Breast is best! Simmer down boys, I'm talking aboutbabies and breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding campaign groups want formula out of hospitals. They are demanding that the hospitals stop giving away free formula to new mothers.
Dozens of groups sent out...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:24 AM
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
HadleyStilWell dress and/or tops
This line is designed specifically for nursing moms who are professionals and who are on the go. It's often hard to find clothes that are cute, easy for...
| Dec 11, 2011
100 Years Ago
Neighbors in war and peace
Social news from Lawyers Hill in the Times:
"Miss Warfield was the guest of Miss Mary Bowdoin on Sunday last."
From Pfeiffer's Corner social column:
"Miss Alice Wheeler spent the weekend in the home of her...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:10 AM
When was this health fee instituted at IVC? My grandson is in his second semester and has not paid it before. When I questioned him about it, he said it was something that an e-mail had sent out and he didn’t receive it. He was notified that he...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
For better or worse, health affects every aspect of daily life.
In 2011, we wrote about its many different angles — about individuals battling disease; about extraordinary fitness, wellness and weight-loss efforts; about the effects of illness on...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 4:14 PM
Don't blame your wife if your child looks like the milk man. It may be the hospital that owes an explanation.
Amy thought she was breast-feeding little Henry, but little Henry was actually somebody else's Henry, Charles or Bobby. Three officials...