| Feb 11, 2012
| 11:29 AM
Discount shoppers routinely scour the Internet's daily deal sites for the best bargains. Groupon and LivingSocial, leaders in the field, offer cut-price deals by location on everything from restaurant meals to tire purchases. Increasingly, those deals are...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 8:46 AM
We rounded up the advice from our favorite physical therapists to make sure you never need to see one of them. Heed their top 10 tips to ward off aches and pains.
10. Sit up straight
Good posture starts from maintaining activation of your transverse...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 2:47 PM
It's Sunday morning, not quite 8. Sunlight is peeking through the blinds in the Hyatt Regency Hotel room on Light Street where offensive lineman Marshal Yanda stays before every Ravens home game. His eyes are open. He might try to fall back to sleep,...
| Jan 30, 2012
The recent series of articles by Trine Tsouderos in the Los Angeles Times misrepresents the scientific contributions and future research agenda of the National Institutes of Health and its National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine ["New...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Friday was a big day for private-sector health care specialty services in Hagerstown and Washington County.
Dozens of people, including employees, doctors, guests and elected officials, attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 10:37 PM
SAN DIEGO - A chiropractic clinic in Mission Valley refuses insurance and makes big profits.
While other chiropractors charge hundreds of dollars for an adjustment then bill insurance companies, The Joint focuses on high volume to make a profit.
| Sep 26, 2012
Andrew Ingley wanted to improve his focus and his creativity.
So Ingley, a manager of a chiropractor's office, turned to a creative method that he says helped him in both areas: He examined and learned to control his brain waves.
Ingley, 39, recently...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Everyone is a doctor until proven otherwise. I can show you my current medical license, but Shawn Nowlin couldn't have shown you anything ("Schools employee charged with sex with teen," Nov. 29).
It is horrific that he allegedly got a 15-year-old girl...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:16 PM
A diagnosis of West Nile virus gave Toni Reber relief.
For several months, she said, she suffered a range of symptoms, including paralysis, and didn't know what she had. At one point, she said, she was told she had leukemia.
"What first ran...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Take time off for yourself at a three-day wellness and fitness retreat starting Friday through Sunday with Body Design's all inclusive Fitness Vacation at its Newport Beach studio.
The getaway is offered once a month (next one is Sept. 21 to 23, and then...
| Aug 5, 2012
The newest drug-abuse trend is a bit of a shocker.
The drug is legal, and it's found in more than half the homes in the United States. Abuse is so widespread, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention classifies it as an epidemic.