| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:01 AM
I started my days the same way every day, in slow motion. My routine day began with exhaustion. I wasn’t sleeping as I should have been and I would chase my morning blues with a pot of coffee. It wasn’t long before my mood was affected. ...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 7:54 PM
After a unique, very-informal-for-Downton dinner party, Carson poses an interesting question in this episode: "Where's the style, Mrs. Hughes, where's the show?"
"Perhaps people are tired of style and show," she responds.
Perhaps. Well, most...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 1:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Doctors order fewer laboratory tests during a patient's hospital stay if they know how much the tests cost, according to a new study.
Researchers found that doctors at one U.S. hospital ordered about 9 percent fewer lab...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:58 AM
CORINTH, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man accused of mailing letters with suspected ricin to national leaders believed he had uncovered a conspiracy to sell human body parts on the black market and claimed "various parties within the government"...
| Dec 30, 2012
Under attack since May for relying on flawed studies to justify the use of toxic flame retardants in furniture and household products, the chemical industry has turned to a familiar tactic: It has begun pointing to a new scientific paper.
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:31 AM
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man charged with mailing letters with suspected ricin to national leaders was surprised by his arrest and maintains he is innocent, his attorney said Thursday after his first appearance.
Paul Kevin Curtis, 45,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 12:57 PM
SEATTLE (AP) — Mike Steenhout knows spreadsheets, statistics and bean-counting. He has worked as a budget assistant to the governor, managed local operations for the U.S. Census Bureau and analyzed juvenile crime databases.
Now, the married,...
| May 8, 2013
Most melanoma is curable if caught early
To the editor:
May is Melanoma Awareness Month. Nearly 10,000 people die each year as a result of melanoma. While it is not the most common form of skin cancer, melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. I...
| May 10, 2013
| 6:00 AM
BEIJING — She was a promising student at Beijing's prestigious Tsinghua University, a talented musician who loved to swim and dreamed of studying German and computer science.
But in her sophomore year, Zhu Ling began suffering acute stomach...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Avera St. Luke's Hospital plans to build an $11 million cancer center at least five times as big as its current cancer facility.
The center would allow Avera to offer expanded services, help attract cancer specialists to the area and solidify Aberdeen'...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:35 AM
To counter the now-well-publicized culture of rape in India, three engineers in Chennai said in March that they are about to send to the market women's anti-rape lingerie, which will provide both a stun-gun-sized blast of electricity against an...