| May 13, 2010
It is what some health-care experts call "the missing link": a place where the working poor and their families can go for basic medical needs and continuing care for chronic illness, where someone knows their names and their medical histories and will...
| Mar 18, 2010
Fatigue is a common complaint of people who are not sleeping well or who are stressed, but severe or clinical fatigue may leave a person with generalized weakness and make it hard for him to initiate or maintain activity. People may also have difficulty...
| Feb 25, 2010
• Providers collaborate to emphasize preventive care for all and the reduction of complications in cases of major chronic illnesses like diabetes and heart disease.
• A non-profit hospice emphasizes comfort for the dying over futile...
| May 15, 2010
"The Summer Cottage:
Retreats of the 1000 Islands"
The relatively unknown Thousand Islands is an archipelago of nearly 1,900 islands in the St. Lawrence River on the U.S.-Canadian border in northern New York and southern Ontario. Ever...
| May 17, 2010
The federal government and virtually all public health agencies oppose consumption of raw milk because it can carry dangerous bacteria such as E. coli 0157:H7, listeria and campylobacter. In March, 13 people in Michigan were sickened by campylobacter in...
| Feb 25, 2010
GRAND JUNCTION - This Western Colorado city of just over 53,000 delivers some of the best healthcare in the nation, at the lowest cost. And nearly everyone has health coverage.
Getting results like this across the nation could solve much of the nation'...
| May 16, 2010
| 7:22 PM
MONTCLAIR-- A Southern California meat-packing company is recalling 53,000 pounds of ground beef that has a high risk of being contaminated with. E Coli., officials said.
The recall affects various pound packages of "Montclair Meat Co. Ground Beef" and...
| May 16, 2010
| 8:50 PM
A Southern California meat-packing company recalled 53,000 pounds of ground beef that has a high risk of being contaminated with. E coli, officials reported.
The recall included various pound packages of "Montclair Meat Co. Ground Beef" and "Montclair...
| May 18, 2010
Most of the milk from the dairy cows on South Pork Ranch ends up pasteurized -- heat-treated to reduce the chance that the people who drink it will get sick.
But every month, 300 gallons of the milk are sold raw, much of it to about five dozen regular...
| May 20, 2010
Your mother or father may have suffered from a serious illness, let's say cancer. Or maybe several family members are dealing with diabetes. The thought of coming away from the doctor's office with the same diagnosis can put you in a state of near panic...
| May 24, 2010
| 6:27 PM
'Tis the season for ticks; bugs that can bite and transmit debilitating diseases. Lyme is the most well known, and with that comes other ailments like Cat Scratch Fever & even a form of Malaria.
Members of the York Lyme Disease Support group are very...