| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:47 PM
A Palm Beach County man who posed as a doctor specializing in stem cell therapy injections to treat sports injuries received a one-year jail sentence Thursday.
In a deal with the State Attorney's Office, Jon Rubenstein, 46, pleaded guilty to one count of...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:01 PM
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Maryland Transit Administration on behalf of thousands of riders with disabilities, alleging the agency's federally mandated paratransit service is woefully unreliable and inaccessible.
| Jan 24, 2015
Aspirin is one of the oldest drugs out there. And yet researchers are still learning what it can — and cannot — do.
It's clear that daily aspirin can be beneficial for people who have had a heart attack or an ischemic stroke. Scores of...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 11:15 AM
When Lyric Opera opens a new-to-Chicago production of "Tosca" on Saturday night at the Civic Opera House, a conductor with a relatively familiar name – Jurowski – will be leading Puccini's ever-popular melodrama.
But this won't be a Jurowski...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:30 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: How effective is surgery to treat scoliosis in adults? What does the surgery involve?
ANSWER: Fortunately for most adults who have scoliosis, the condition can be successfully managed without surgery. For some who suffer from an...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 11:43 AM
The Honda Classic, which is Feb. 26-March 1 on the Champion Course at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, announced Tuesday that Phil Mickelson will play in the PGA Tour event for the second consecutive year.
Mickelson, 44, who missed the...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Biologic drugmaker Amgen says its biosimilar version of rheumatoid arthritis drug Humira worked similarly in a key head-to-head test.
Amgen Inc. says its ABP 501 produced similar results in the percentage of patients in the 26-week, late-stage study who...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Anita Diamant is having a big December. Her new novel, "The Boston Girl," has been released right after the Lifetime premiere of "The Red Tent," based on her wildly successful 1997 debut.
It's easy to write dismissively of Diamant — she's a...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Q: My 4-year-old Australian Shepherd now barks at people on bicycles as they go by the house. She never did this before. What's going on? -- C.J., San Diego, CA
A: Certified dog behavior consultant and longtime Australian Shepherd owner Liz Palika says,...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:38 AM
After parking at a disabled parking space at the Margate Winn-Dixie, Debbie Mizrahi noticed a man staring at her and shaking his head.
As she tells the story, she asked him if there was something wrong, and he replied, "You have no [expletive] right...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:02 PM
The trade sending Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the San Diego Padres was finalized Thursday, one week after the division rivals agreed in principle to the blockbuster deal.
The final stages of the five-player exchange, which were expected to be a...