| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Among the many vital roles that sleep plays in our lives, our nightly rest may give us the chance to take out the cerebral trash, says a new study.
No, we're not talking about some kind of Ambien-induced sleep-housework. We're talking about the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I have trouble with prescribed sleeping pills. They make me do crazy things like sleep walk, eat and wake up family members in the middle of the night "just to chat." What are natural options? — A.A., Superior, Colo.
Dear A.A.: It...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:23 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Older U.S. adults, particularly women, are more likely to use prescription sleep medications to try to get the minimum seven hours of sleep experts generally recommend, U.S. data released on Thursday showed.
Use of such pills,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The world looks very different at 3 a.m. when you're lying in bed staring at the ceiling--or worse, the clock. All you do is worry, "How will I make it through tomorrow without any sleep?"
If you often have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, you...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Born in Ohio and raised in Indiana, Ted Allen -- the host of "Chopped All-Stars," currently in its third season on the Food Network -- remembers his parents dressing him up in smart pants and a blazer, before boarding a flight to visit his grandparents in...
| Oct 2, 2013
Dear Amy: My wife usually takes Ambien to help her fall asleep.
The problem is that she frequently takes the drug before she goes up to bed, either in the family room while watching TV or in the kitchen. The Ambien kicks in then, of course, and she...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:29 AM
A Garden Grove woman was sentence to seven years to life in prison Friday for drugging her estranged husband, cutting off his penis and throwing it into a garbage disposal.
The sentence came two months after Catherine Kieu, 50, was convicted of...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Millennium Entertainment acquired U.S. rights to the thriller "The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman," starring Shia LaBeouf and Evan Rachel Wood.
Cast includes Mads Mikkelsen, Til Schweiger, Rupert Grint, Aubrey Plaza, James Buckley and Melissa Leo,...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:41 AM
The Miami Heat fan who gave the one-finger salute to Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah has a message to the world of Internet trolls: Get a life.
The woman whose one-finger salute has become an Internet sensation overnight is Filomena Tobias, the widow of...
| May 10, 2013
There is no way Chicago will ever allow Derrick Rose to play one second of basketball against the Miami Heat.
Not now. Not ever.
It's bad enough that NBA refs are now allowing the Heat to mug the poor Bulls with cheap shot after cheap shot. And D-...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
A Garden Grove woman was found guilty Monday of torture and aggravated mayhem after allegations that she drugged her estranged husband, tied him to a bed, cut off his penis and threw it in a garbage disposal.
Catherine Kieu, 50, also was convicted of...