| May 15, 2012
| 10:45 AM
This year’s unusually mild winter and the early onset of warm temperatures means ticks have started stirring earlier this year and are waiting for a fresh, warm-blood meal.
And that puts outdoorsy people on edge – especially those that...
| May 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Audible sobs could be heard in the courtroom Thursday, moments after the first photograph of the bruised, scarred, burned and lifeless body of 10-year-old Tramelle Sturgis appeared on the overhead screen.
Police took the graphic and...
| May 25, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Recently we packed away our winter hats, boots and scarves to prepare for summer. I decided we needed to pull out some floppy-brimmed hats, along with our gardening tools, mower, balls and bats.
On the nutrition and health side, exposure...
| May 30, 2012
Obese women may have an increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis — adding one more chronic illness to the list of ills brought on by extra pounds.
Women with rheumatoid arthritis are already more prone to heart attacks than the general...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Kate Moskowitz was still in diapers when she diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that would change her life. Not many people have heard of Crohn’s disease, and there’s no one-size-fits-all method of treatment.
Kate, now 5, has already been...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Some patients who developed fungal meningitis in an outbreak linked to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy are experiencing more health woes, officials said.
Patients are not only developing meningitis, inflammation of the thin tissue surrounding the...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Three Saturdays ago, Randy Edsall walked from the sideline out to the field to find Perry Hills, his starting quarterback, being carefully lifted onto a cart, his eyes closed in pain after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
| Aug 30, 2012
A.J. Foyt, Indy car racing's all-time winningest driver (67) and championship record holder (7), is now 77. He's had open heart surgery, and in January went through an illness that nearly killed him. But here he is, alive, opinonated and planning to get...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:53 PM
A.J. Foyt, Indy car racing's all-time winningest driver (67) and championship record holder (7), is now 77. He's had open heart surgery, and in January went through an illness that nearly killed him. But here he is, alive, opinionated and planning to...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 1:42 PM
A resident seagull at the Brown County Landfill is again sifting through garbage after being freed from a plastic bag around his leg.
The grocery bag looked like a parachute as the bird flew around the facility, said Mike Scott, landfill manager. He...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:35 AM
POWAY, Calif. – A message of encouragement for two brothers seriously injured in an accident decorated the fence outside Poway High School Thursday afternoon.
The brothers were among four students at the school involved in a crash on Twin Peaks...