| Aug 16, 2013
Many children, teens and adults heading back to school this fall are burdened with a pretty weighty subject: their backpacks.
Children and adolescents are particularly at risk of injury from overloaded backpacks. The National Safety Council, the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:10 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Kurt is a 32-year-old IT systems administrator from Des Moines, Iowa. He has a colleague who had been prescribed "ridiculous amounts" of Vicodin for a chronic back problem.
His colleague offered him some of the pills. Soon Kurt was...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:22 PM
MISHAWAKA – A Mishawaka police officer was involved in a traffic accident late Tuesday night at Lincolnway and Capital in Mishawaka.
It happened shortly after 10:30 p.m.
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WSBT has learned Lt. Bryan Fox was stopped at a...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:38 PM
After a jet recently crashed on a San Francisco runway, a pack of federal investigators swiftly arrived to figure out what went wrong.
When a Cirque du Soleil performer fell to her death during a Las Vegas show, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Almost four years ago Ravi Shamaiengar, a radiologist with Tidewater Diagnostic Imaging who practices at Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, started work on designing a better travel pillow. A frequent traveler who suffers from neck pain, he found...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:36 AM
The Orioles’ roster will be shuffling before they open the second half of the season tonight in Texas, and all signs point to left fielder Nolan Reimold heading to the 15-day disabled list.
Reimold was not with the team for its workout in Texas on...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Rita Corwin, 90, conscientiously paid her premiums for long-term care insurance for 21 years to make sure that if she needed help as she grew older and more fragile, she'd get it.
Yet now that she finds herself in a position to require such assistance,...
| Apr 14, 2013
Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce
The Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed the following new members:
• 28 South, 28 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown
• AT&T, 17622 Garland Groh Blvd., Hagerstown
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Amy Rohrer is remembered for putting others first, always concerned about those in need. Her career choices of social work and nursing fit her personality and values well.
“Always the first to see the good in others, Amy provided everyone the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 5:20 PM
By the time people come to see Lisa Walker, they're usually desperate.
These injured athletes, dancers, musicians or office workers are trying to fix what's broken. Some are looking for a way around the limitations caused by a stroke, Parkinson's...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:43 PM
We live in a world of super-sized handbags.
Women can't live without them and actually some of us live out of them.
But if you constantly carry an overweight purse, your health is at stake.
Doctors are seeing more and more cases of "bag-itis" --...
| Mar 6, 2013
Although some skeptics remain wary, Mary Tapia, of Mount Prospect, is convinced there are benefits to the "Paleo Diet," which promotes unprocessed foods that were the diet of hunter-gatherers during the Paleolithic era — primarily meats, fish,...