| Aug 1, 2012
The best way to reduce risk for osteoporosis — a thinning and weakening of the bones — seems to be the subject of ongoing debate. This month brought a fresh round of questions after a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Eileen Hope Rindone, the 84-year-old woman who fell through a second-story floor at a Boonsboro-area assisted living center last week, underwent surgery Tuesday morning at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, according to her daughter....
| Aug 18, 2012
| 1:38 AM
Members of the Imperial Valley Desert Fishing Club are helping a Valley family raise money for the burial of a family member with a fundraiser Sunday.
Heber resident Francisco Ambriz, 65, took his last breath Aug. 13 and was pronounced dead Aug. 14. He...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:06 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Even relatively low levels of lead in the blood may be linked to an increased risk of gout, a painful form of arthritis, researchers reported Monday.
Researchers have known that heavy lead exposure is linked to the condition -...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 5:51 AM
Better keep an eye out for this gang of three.
Elizabeth Sexton-Palmer, 36, Danielle Wilson, 40, and Michael Palmer, 36, are accused of entering a North Naples man's home, demanding $100 and then beating him so severely that he suffered fractures to...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:40 AM
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Men with excessive fat around their abdomen, commonly known as a "beer belly," are at an elevated risk for heart disease and Type 2 diabetes, and now researchers are adding osteoporosis to the list of potential hazards.
More than 37...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Wearing a black pencil skirt revealing a 10-inch scar that goes through her knee Lorri Winter walks across the room with swagger showing what she playfully calls her "America's Next Top Model" walk.
Three months following knee replacement surgery swagger...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Gout. It is one of the oldest diseases on record — the ancients wrote about it in 5 B.C. — yet most people today know little about it. Worse, they think they have to live with it.
"Seniors should know that gout should not be tolerated,"...
| Nov 19, 2012
In reality, “Red Dawn” star Josh Peck says, Twitter would be the No. 1 communication tool during a foreign invasion.
“#holy[bleep],” says the actor, best known for Nickelodeon’s “Drake and Josh” series and...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:37 AM
New coaching staff. New general manager. Twelve new players.
No wonder the Orlando Magic face their most critical, most intriguing October in years.
The new-look Magic will convene for the first time Monday, when organization holds its annual media day....
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:52 AM
Detectives arrested a 14-year-old boy, along with Lee Edward Allen Hill, 43, both homeless,and charged them both felony Aggravated Battery for severely beating another 48-year-old homeless man under a Port Charlotte bridge, according to a news release...