| Mar 26, 2010
| 3:32 PM
The Mariners are shutting Cliff Lee down for five days in hopes his strained abdomen heals, making it likely the 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner will begin his debut season in Seattle on the disabled list.
Manager Don Wakamatsu said Friday that the team'...
| Apr 1, 2010
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Brie-Anne Paterson has suffered from chronic pelvic pain for more than half her life. She was the girl in gym class curled up on the locker room floor, crying and clutching her abdomen.
"I would just die the week of my period,"...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 5:20 PM
An update in the story of former Vice President Al Gore and the Portland massage therapist: Portland police have reopened their investigation in to the allegations of "unwanted sexual contact" against Gore.
A Portland massage therapist...
| Jun 18, 2010
There's a new body contouring procedure for weight loss patients who want to get rid of excess skin. The "corset" technique is now helping them take shape.
Stephanie Stanley, 32, had gastric bypass and dropped 120 pounds. She didn't get the results she...
| Jun 15, 2010
Being pregnant stretches your abdominal muscles and skin and can leave an unsightly pouch and stretch marks—especially if you've had multiple pregnancies. If your skin's elasticity doesn't snap back after diet and exercise, you may want to...
| Apr 18, 2010
Police are seeking a suspect after a teenager was stabbed in the stomach in Kalamazoo early Sunday.
At 2:30 a.m. Sunday, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers responded to Bronson Hospital after a 17-year-old Kalamazoo male arrived there with...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 1:43 PM
A patient who underwent an innovative weight loss surgery at Verdugo Hills Hospital last month is recovering and back at work in clothes that fit more loosely than they used to.
Dr. Ara Keshishian, a Glendale-based bariatric surgeon, performed the...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 10:43 AM
Bellevue City Councilman John Chelminiak is talking for the first time about the bear attack he survived last month. He described the fight for his life in chilling detail Wednesday morning from Harborview Medical Center, where he's recovering....
| Mar 27, 2010
| 8:59 PM
This is one unusual experiment for Cliff Lee and the Seattle Mariners. Any major league team, for that matter.
Lee is sidelined with a strained abdomen that could cause him to miss the first weeks of the season, but the Mariners are using platelet-rich...
| Aug 18, 2010
There is a common myth that if you stop exercising, your muscle will turn to fat—but this is simply not true. That should be good news for those of you who might have fallen off the exercise wagon. Even better news for those who train with weights...
| Aug 19, 2010
As part of the trend in developing surgeries without external wounds, surgeons this summer removed a woman's gallbladder through her mouth. The operation was performed as part of a clinical trial at the University of California, San Diego School of...