| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q. I have a long history of tension headaches and usually get relief by taking acetaminophen. Lately, the medication relieves the headache, but then the pain returns later in the day. Can acetaminophen lose its effectiveness, or could the problem be...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The District 11 Class A girls basketball tournament typically belongs to the Schuylkill League.
Notre Dame-East Stroudsburg hopes its experienced roster can end that trend this season.
The Spartans have a month left to prepare for one final shot at...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts reiterated that he is fully recovered from the sports hernia surgery he had on Dec. 20. He stressed that he’s been able to work out more this offseason than he has before and he believes the migraines, concussion...
| Jan 22, 2013
It's been 30 years since futurist John Naisbitt advanced the idea of "high tech-high touch" in his groundbreaking best-seller, "Megatrends." And perhaps that balancing act he felt technology demands resonates even more today, with gizmos dominating our...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:08 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Weather has long been considered one of many potential migraine triggers, but a new study links lightning, specifically, to the onset of the severe headaches that plague more than 28 million Americans.
Based on headache logs...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Concert music: I'm supposed to embrace it all. As the socially lucky offspring of professional pianists, I have survived music school, performed songs for actual money and worked in radio as well as a critic passionate about today's composers.
| May 17, 2013
| 8:20 PM
It's a dream Ida Heck never really expected to come true.
Her family has raised about $1 million since 2005 for research into the rare disorder that afflicts her 8-year-old daughter, Jenna, resulting in cognitive deficits, seizures, long-lasting...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:51 AM
They’re big. They’re fast. They’re strong. And you can see something else in today’s NFL players: they’re scared.
Scared about what football might be doing to their brains. Scared about a possible lifetime of migraine...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly provides a guest post. This week, Shanti Lewis weighs in on gluten-free diets.
Have you walked in the grocery store lately and seen a plethora of products labeled "gluten-free?" Do...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Sleep is essential to good health, and a lack of it can lead to heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, weight gain, and diabetes. Yet 22 percent of Americans struggle with insomnia every night, according to the National Sleep Foundation, and people...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Ashley Elliott can't remember any details from the collision, but the 6-inch metal plate and five screws from the surgery to repair her broken collarbone will remind her of the event for the rest of her life.
Elliott, of Enumclaw, Wash., has wanted...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q. I have frequent migraine headaches. Does this increase my risk of memory loss or dementia?
A. This is a logical question, given that some studies have linked migraine headaches to an increased risk of symptomatic stroke as well as "silent" stroke....