| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:36 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More than a decade after treatment, the average woman who has had breast cancer seems about as satisfied with her life as women who never had the disease, according to a new Canadian study.
"It's been recognized for a long...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Displaying his characteristic courage, Zach Lederer bravely attempts to recreate the notorious strongman pose — biceps flexed and fists clenched — that turned a 2012 photo of his steely-eyed resolve to fight cancer into an Internet craze...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- How do you save a life? You start by finding it.
This was a typical hot day at the mission orphanage in Haiti. Our group of volunteers, nicknamed the Detroit Muscle Crew, was busy hammering, plumbing, wiring and slapping down...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:43 AM
I have waited for this day; the day I could tell my story! Miracles come in many forms; however, the most rewarding Phenomena are those that require personal effort. I believe in Miracles because I now live one daily!
I was at the end of my rope: my...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:03 PM
WILMINGTON, Delaware (Reuters) - A jury on Monday cleared a doctor of negligence in a lawsuit filed by a Delaware truck driver who underwent a penile implant procedure and ended up with an erection that lasted eight months.
"We're stunned," attorney...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:03 PM
The Angels declined to update the status of left-handed starter Jason Vargas on Monday, but center fielder Peter Bourjos said in a text message he has been cleared to play once the swelling in his left thumb goes down.
Bourjos, the team's second-hottest...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Dear Pharmacist: What do you recommend for strains, sprains and spasms? I'm an athlete and have something happen all the time! — T.S., Dallas, Texas
Dear T.S.: Great you're committed to staying fit, I'm a gym junkie myself. Studies prove how...
| May 10, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Dear Pharmacist: After years of hiking without many problems, I began experiencing pain near my ankle and heel. My doctor diagnosed Achilles tendinitis and prescribed medicine, which did reduce pain and swelling. Which natural remedies keep this at bay?...
| Apr 24, 2013
Before you know it, the kids will be out of school and enjoying summer. And while that usually means lots of fun for children, it can sometimes also mean an injury or a trip to the emergency room.
We talked about that with Dr. Karen Sheehan, an...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:08 AM
A glance at Susan Callison's outfit shows nothing out of the ordinary other than black sleeves that could easily be her style statement, and a sort of half-glove that wraps around her right thumb.
In fact, much of her body is wrapped in compression...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The school sports season is back in swing with baseball diamonds and soccer and football fields once again full of colorful but small uniforms. Along with the season comes many scrapes, bumps, bruises and other more severe injuries that we......