| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:01 PM
While there is no cure for acne, this chronic skin condition can be managed very effectively. Dermatologists have a wide range of treatment options, including medications, chemical peels and laser light applications. That’s important to...
| Dec 14, 2011
After a stressful day of seeing sick and sometimes dying patients, Dr. Aaron Michelfelder doesn't reach for a beer to decompress. Instead, this family medicine doctor at Loyola University Medical Center opts for acupuncture or self-hypnosis.
| Dec 14, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Holy Toledo is all I can say about my Thanksgiving. Family came north, stayed a few days and then prior to heading home, gave us an early Christmas present -- the stomach flu. It took 12 of the 16 of us down for the count. What I thought might be food...
| Dec 25, 2011
Partying until daybreak, flying the red eye, cramming all night for an exam — these are just a few reasons for skimping on beauty sleep. And rarely in these circumstances is there the luxury of taking the next day off to nurse oneself back to happy,...
| Jan 3, 2012
What does sexy feel like? Sure, it might be a pair of cute black stilettos or some lacy underwear or driving a sleek sports car. But really, when it comes right down to it, sexy is far more. It's your whole lifestyle that gives you confidence, vibrancy...
| Jan 9, 2012
If losing weight was one of your New Year's resolutions, you might already be growing weary of counting calories and working out. Wouldn't it be great if you could slim down without so much effort?
Anyone looking for a shortcut to weight loss might be...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 12:56 PM
I have a friend who swears she healed her son's serious brain injury with food. Antioxidants, omega-3s, pure proteins — she found them in blueberries, eggs and other nutrition-packed foods and helped pave his road to health. Even if you're not...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:00 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older women who regularly drink green tea may have slightly lower risks of colon, stomach and throat cancers than women who make no time for tea, a large study suggests.
Researchers found that of more than 69,000 Chinese women...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:39 AM
Fall is filled with pumpkin-infused treats from lattes to cookies, but unfortunately many are packed with more added sugar than any bit of pumpkin! So for those of you who crave the pumpkin spice goodies of the season, we’ve got the Skinny on 5...
| Oct 28, 2012
Name of business: Healthy Lifestyle Natural Foods
Owner: Benish M. Pirzada
Address: 222 E. Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, in the South Pointe Shopping Center.
Opening date: Aug. 1, 2012
Products and services: Vitamins, herbs, homeopathic items,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:12 PM
The energy drink you’re chugging may not have the caffeine levels you think it does, according to a recent test by Consumer Reports.
Many of the 27 products investigated by the testing group did not disclose caffeine counts – data that is not...