| Jan 26, 2011
Bess Rangel admits she comes from a family of slouchers and has slouched since she was seven years old.
"I have, yes because they have been telling me since I was young, since I was a little girl."
And Bess hasn't stopped--her job requires her to sit in...
| Sep 6, 2010
Use this Pilates roll-down exercise to stretch and strengthen your core muscles. Leaning against a flat wall to perform the move helps you hold and maintain a C-curve shape to your spine.
Grasp a light dumbbell in each hand and stand with your back...
| Sep 29, 2010
A brief needle-in-the-back test could someday tell you, if you were inclined to know, whether you're likely to suffer from neurological diseases such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's, and how bad the condition will be in your case.
Researchers are using...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 8:53 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The supercross motorcycles roar into Qualcomm Stadium this week, yet one of the most interesting riders won't twist a throttle.
Instead, Jimmy Button will use pedal power to fight off his own paralysis. "I'm more than a miracle, that's for...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 1:42 PM
Christopher Reeve believed it would save his life. Ethical debate has kept it on the back burner. But now a revolutionary new study using stem cells for spinal cord injuries.
David Stukenborg: "This is the hardest work I have ever done in my life....
| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:31 AM
“I was in The Herald-Mail Friday afternoon — my husband had died on Thursday — to put an obituary in the paper. And everyone told me I couldn’t just go by and have it done myself, but man, am I glad I did. To begin with, the...
| Jun 27, 2011
On Monday, June 27 we will be hosting a Bone Marrow Donor Drive at PS 154 - 1625 11th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 from 8:30am until 3:00pm in the MMR. We are encouraging anyone that is eligible to stop in and sign up to join the Be the Match Registry....
| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:15 PM
Every morning, around 5 a.m., before the sunlight splashes on the beige bedroom walls of the weathered farmhouse in Upperco, Charlene Miller stirs, yawns — and prays.
Thank you, Lord, for helping me come through the night.
She doesn't get up....
| Oct 25, 2011
| 10:40 AM
IndyCar driver Will Power suffered a fracture to his vertebra, announced Penske Racing on their website Tuesday.
The update on the Team Penske driver stated Power underwent further testing in Indianapolis on Monday for the back injury he sustained in the...
| Jun 1, 2011
If the French Open has you thinking about taking your own tennis game up several notches this summer, you might want to have Loyola University Medical Center's new tennis medicine program on speed dial.
Those who only dust off the racket a few times...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 1:30 AM
OK, beauty might be in the eye of the beholder, because bullheads might be one of the homeliest fish in fresh water. But there are a lot of reasons to think they're attractive. First, bullheads look wonderful when fried to a golden brown color. And when...