| May 2, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Yogurt is a great addition to any meal and also makes a great snack. It tastes great and has many health benefits. With so many flavors and varieties to choose from, there is bound to be one that you and your family enjoy. Portable yogurts are available...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Kate Moskowitz was still in diapers when she diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that would change her life. Not many people have heard of Crohn’s disease, and there’s no one-size-fits-all method of treatment.
Kate, now 5, has already been...
| Aug 29, 2012
Dr. Barbara Royal consults at every Chicago zoo, has administered acupuncture to elephants and zebras, scrubbed oil from otters and tagged wild owl nests. She's treated arthritic camels, tarantulas with torn skin, and a starving spider monkey.
| Sep 2, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Diane Claire (Pielke) Ryan, of Newport Beach, California passed away on August 25, 2012. She left this world with the grace, dignity and spunk that she displayed throughout her life. Diane was born in Baltimore, Maryland where she spent most of her...
| Feb 20, 2013
The trouble began in early January 2012, when Hershey, my then nearly 11-year-old chocolate Lab, developed the first in a series of urinary tract infections. Eventually, the problem worsened to include full-blown incontinence, with Hershey waking up in...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Q: My 8-year-old is tired all the time even though she gets 11 to 12 hours of sleep a night. Is this part of growing up, or should I address it with her pediatrician? I wondered if she might be anemic, but I have read this is rare in children.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Nonprofit organizations abound in Howard County, and Howard Magazine highlights who they are, what they do and how you can help.
Name: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
Who: Allison Coffey, regional director for the Mid-Atlantic Division
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:35 PM
By Susan J. WhiteNorthShore University HealthSystem According to American Cancer Society estimates, approximately 141,200 people in the United States will be diagnosed with colorectal cancer …...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 2:12 PM
For 10-year-old Jacob Krause, getting ready for the new school year wasn't a simple matter of back-to-school shopping. It also involved working out logistics for getting to the bathroom as many as 20 times during a single school day.
| Feb 7, 2012
Life is divided into two phases: the one in which you're not supposed to be having sex and the one in which you're supposed to be having more sex.
Confusion abounds during both phases. But if you're living in the second phase — that is, you're an...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Thanks to increased awareness about the need for screening, colorectal cancer rates in Pennsylvania and throughout the Lehigh Valley are falling, just as they are throughout the northeast -- which used to lead the nation in death rates. A new report in...