| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Dozens of brand-name prescription drugs are losing their patent protection, allowing generic versions to enter the market and consumers to save 30 to 80 percent on those medications, said David Belian, director of media relations for the Generic...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Many people have claimed to be able to "predict" approaching rainstorms by observing pains in various parts of their bodies, particularly in the joints and bones. It has been suggested that variations in barometric pressure may be the cause of this...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:34 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People with severe headaches, whether migraines or not, may be more likely to attempt suicide, a new study suggests.
The findings don't prove that headaches caused the suicide attempts, but a number of studies over the years...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 2:26 PM
A celebration of the life of Greg Giovanazzi, former Olympic women's volleyball coach who also led programs at three area colleges, will be held Saturday at Towson University from noon to 3 p.m. Giovanazzi, 54, died in his sleep Monday after suffering...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:35 AM
The Towson University community is expressing condolences this week to colleague, Deb Moriarty, for the death of her husband, Gregory Giovanazzi.
Moriarty is vice president for student affairs at Towson University, and also serves as president for the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 6:31 AM
State regulators have suspended a Crystal Lake doctor's license for at least a year amid accusations he repeatedly fondled a patient, reversing a medical board that recommended no punishment.
Victims' advocates welcomed the rare order contradicting the...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 12:46 PM
There's a treatment for migraine headaches that's gaining more believers, and approval from many insurance companies.
Doctors are using plastic surgery techniques to relieve pressure on nerves believed to be causing the pain. A side benefit- you come...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Despite popular belief, a surge of laziness and gluttony is not what's making Americans fat, says science writer and fat researcher Gary Taubes, author of "Why We Get Fat."
In looking at the past 30 years, during which time obesity rates have soared,...
| Jan 10, 2012
With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like.
"The person with the drug problem is not necessarily a teenager shooting up in...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:05 PM
23 year old Kim Rutherford is all smiles now but that wasn't always the case.
From 12 to 20 she suffered from chronic migraine headaches so incapacitating that her freshman year she had to leave college.
She said nothing killed the pain.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 6:24 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- Charlevoix County's chief assistant prosecutor Shaynee Fanara has filed a lawsuit against both John Jarema, the county's prosecutor, and Charlevoix County on six counts.
The lawsuit was filed with the United States District Court Western...