| Mar 21, 2010
Arkansas homemaker Amy Grimes stops short of saying her at-home glucose tests are a lifesaver, but at the same time she can't live without them. In fact, the tests free her to live largely as she wants, rather than being a prisoner of diabetes.
| Mar 31, 2010
You think you know asparagus, that harbinger of spring? Did you know that asparagus is a member of the lily family, along with onions and garlic? Did you know that asparagus can grow up to 10 inches in a 24-hour period?
Here are some other factoids you...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 3:13 PM
Prostate Cancer affects 1 out of 6 men in the United States.
Not everyone experiences symptoms of prostate cancer. Many times, signs of prostate cancer are first detected by a doctor during a routine check-up.
Here are some of the signs and symptoms...
| Jun 2, 2010
Cigarette-smoking Americans receive higher doses of the most potent carcinogens than do smokers in many foreign countries because of variations in the way tobacco is processed for cigarettes, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
| May 14, 2010
| 7:22 AM
LOS ANGELES -- As the temperatures start to rise, so too do unwanted pests in and around your house. Residents of a number of Los Angeles neighborhoods are reporting rat infestations in their homes.
With the recent discovery of mice infected with...
| Apr 18, 2010
A man was arrested after allegedly throwing pee from a bedpan at a hospital worker and hitting the worker in the face.
Saturday morning at 11:30 a.m. San Joaquin County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a battery call at San Joaquin County General...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 12:24 PM
Early Spring Lawn and Tree Care
Take a stroll across your lawn and look for things like bare areas or thin patches. The majority of these will be the result of damage from things like:
This was very prominent this year. Small patches of matted...
| Apr 8, 2010
Several Saginaw High School cheerleaders received in-school suspensions and other punishments for giving teammates sodas tainted with urine, officials said.
District officials said the incident happened four months ago when some of the cheerleaders...
| Apr 8, 2010
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - Some cheerleaders in a Fort Worth-area district have received in-school suspensions after teammates were given sodas spiked with urine.
Names of the Saginaw High School cheerleaders were not released.
District spokeswoman Kristin...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 7:29 PM
Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest today of a Bayou Blue woman in what Police Social Services deputies are calling one of the worst cases of elderly neglect ever handled by the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office.
April Johnson (W/F, DOB 8/2/...
| Oct 30, 2010
Lafourche Parish sheriff's deputies say a 30-year-old woman was arrested on charges of cruelty to the infirm after she allegedly left a relative - an elderly woman - to live in a shed filthy with human waste.
April Johnson was booked Thursday into the...