| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Now this is the kind of research we like hearing about. Drink up because it’s good for your bones. But sorry guys, this one's just for the ladies.
A study published in the journal Menopause says moderate doses of alcohol keeps women`s bones...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:06 PM
As the weather has gotten warmer, take a minute and look around town. Do you see a trend of baggy clothes and emaciated limbs — a waifish, androgynous, broken-doll sort of look? We all know someone like this. Think of a young Kate Moss. They call...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Tiesha Powell has a new nickname for her 10-month-old son: Aladdin.
A friend suggested the new name for Kyan after the baby had survived a fall from the family's third-floor apartment in Gary Tuesday morning after a loose window screen gave way.
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:05 PM
The West Memorial Boulevard railroad underpass between South Potomac Street and Maryland Avenue has been closed for almost two months as city officials have searched for the source of persistent flooding that occurs during heavy rains.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 12:32 AM
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Breast cancer cells can destroy a powerful immune response in the body and allow the disease to spread to the patient's bones, researchers in Australia reported on Monday.
They also experimented with two ways to reinstate this...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:38 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older patients having a hip or a knee replaced have a higher risk of heart attack in the two weeks after the procedure compared to those who don't need joint surgery, according to a new study.
People having joint surgery had...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 6:44 PM
Amanda Thompson knows a thing or two about pain--she suffers from complex regional pain syndrome- a progressive neurological condition that impacts skin, muscles, joints and bones.
It started after a second foot surgery and the pain was off the charts--...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Falls are the leading cause of accidental death in people 65 years old and older.
"It's also the most common cause of hip fracture in people 70 years old and older," says Dr. Ning Sun, a neurologist on staff at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. "Falls are...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 7:55 AM
According to the Chinese, SDARL Class 6 members are now heroes as they scaled the Great Wall and came away with certificates to prove it.
As far as agriculture, Tuesday started by visiting the site for the Seventh International Strawberry Festival that...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:54 PM
A Frankfort teen on probation for reckless driving whose request to attend the Grammy Awards was denied this week by a judge who noted his apology letters hadn’t been sent said today he was “deeply sorry” and he’d given the letters...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 11:57 AM
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) today launched its 2012 public service announcement (PSA) campaign. "With these ads, we highlight how parents can protect their kids' growing bones, muscles and joints and also remind adults of the...