| Dec 11, 2009
| 12:04 PM
Monroe County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Bob Miller said 27-year-old Christopher J. Bridgewaters, who told police he struck the boy several times while wrestling with him, is being kept in jail on a 72-hour hold while his office completes its investigation...
| Dec 14, 2009
If you were to look at yourself in a full-length mirror right now, would your body be slumped with poor posture? If so, you might quickly sit up straight and pull your head and shoulders back but, in a minute or two, when you've forgotten about what you...
| Jun 10, 2009
| 5:07 PM
HILLSBORO, Ore.- Korena Roberts sifted through her neighbor's rummage sale until she pulled out an item that caught her eye: a blue stroller decorated with teddy bears.
Her neighbor, Wendy Pursinger, asked why she needed it.
Roberts' two children had...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 8:25 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - A 60-year-old inmate's death at a New York City jail on Rikers Island has been ruled a homicide following physical restraint.
The city medical examiner's office says Clarence Mobley died from blunt impact to his abdomen with laceration of...
| Jun 24, 2009
Q: For the past three months, I've been experiencing pain in the upper right quadrant of my abdomen. My gallbladder was removed four years ago. My doctor thinks I have something wrong with my "sphincter of Oddi." What treatments are available to help...
| Jul 27, 2009
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are currently investigating a shooting incident and death in the 1700 block of North Somerset Avenue.
One man has been found next to 1723 North Somerset Av dead from an apparent gunshot wound. Another man...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 1:29 PM
Heimlich Manuever Demonstration:
To do a Hemilich manuever on a cat or dog, you would lift them up -- or a very large dog, you can stand behind him just lift him up.
You're going to find that soft belly area, the abdomen. What you're attempting to do is...
| Jan 25, 2009
After less than 30 minutes of surgery, Dr. Gina Massoglia removed Caren Eckwerth's gallbladder by squeezing it out through a tiny incision in her belly button. A colleague followed up with three small stitches in the navel, covering the wound with a Band-...
| Aug 21, 2009
We would all love to fit into an itsy-bitsy bikini, but it gets frustrating when all those crunches don't even create a hint of a six-pack. The fact is there's no such thing as 'spot reduction'--fat or size reduction from a specific body part. While...
| Aug 23, 2009
The scene plays out repeatedly in Dr. George Griffing's office: Big, round bellies come through his exam-room door well before the rest of the patients' bodies.
That's when Griffing, professor of internal medicine at St. Louis University Medical School,...
| Mar 9, 2009
| 1:53 PM
You are empowered to reduce the risks of getting colorectal cancer, commonly called colon cancer.
- Eat a low-fat diet.
- Exercise regularly.
- Maintain a healthy body weight.
"Excessive alcohol has also been associated with an increased...