| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Indiana temperatures are expected to surpass 100 degrees for the next two days. As a result, state and national weather forecasters are announcing excessive heat warnings throughout Indiana.
Conditions of extreme heat are based upon the summertime...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The extreme heat is being blamed for two deaths in Indiana.
Paul and Marcella Armes were found dead in their mobile home in Evansville Monday.
Evansville Police said the temperature inside was 108 degrees. All of the windows and doors were shut.
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Just when you thought Wall Street couldn't sink any lower -- when its excesses are still causing hardship to millions of Americans and its myriad abuses of public trust have already spread a miasma of cynicism over the entire economic system -- an even...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Two firefighters were treated for heat exhaustion following a 3-alarm field fire on the city's west side.
Fire broke out just before 6 p.m. at the Eagle Creek Airpark.
Officials completely closed the airport due to the heavy smoke. Officials also shut...
| May 4, 2012
A commercial website for people suffering from symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia is rife with numerous illegal and misleading treatment claims, according to a recent warning letter sent to Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum by the U.S. Food and Drug...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 5:07 AM
I always chuckle when someone tells me they can't do something before they even try it.
"I can't lose weight," "I can't stop smoking," "I can't cut 700 words out of this 1,000-word letter to the editor."
I bet you can if you try.
"Can't" is not a...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I read your article on Bartonella, and how pets can indirectly give it to you. What other diseases do pets transmit? Are there antibiotics? — S.J., Orlando
Dear S.J.: Great questions, since pet lovers don't connect their illness...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Dear Pharmacist: On Facebook, you said people catch Lyme disease from their pets, which tote ticks. That's how I got Lyme, and I have Bartonella, too. I found out because of you, and it explained my symptoms of joint pain, confusion, memory loss and...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:06 AM
It's winter (almost)! (Also, gross). That means it's time for another quick 'n' dirty-style advice column. Grab some mulled wine and come sit on my knee. If you missed the fall quickies, read 'em at your leisure. It is winter, after all, what else are you...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I can't sleep well and have taken Ambien for years. What else do you recommend? — F.T., Bradenton
Dear F.T.: If you can't sleep on Ambien, I'd try something different. Another novel sleep drug is coming to the market called...
| May 8, 2013
MIAMI — During one of countless conversations before the 2011 NBA draft, Bulls general manager Gar Forman asked Marquette coach Buzz Williams to project Jimmy Butler's professional future based on coaching him for three seasons.