| Feb 18, 2013
Images of stylish, smiling celebrities are all over the Internet. Sexy, skinny models grace the pages of almost every woman's magazine.
The quest to be flawless is all around us, and cases of anorexia and bulimia are growing at an alarming rate.
| May 6, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Don’t look now, and Derrick Rose apparently isn’t, but the Bulls franchise player’s image could become a five-alarm fire in the next two weeks.
I didn’t think there was anything worse than Rose’s sitting on the bench in...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Dr. Allan Greissman of Pediatric Critical Care of South Florida dispels some common misconceptions parents may have about their children’s health.
1. Kids in day care get sick more often
While it may seem that kids in daycare get sick more often,...
| Jan 27, 2013
For some medical problems, experts say people should call 911 or immediately go to a nearby emergency room. Symptoms and conditions that should be treated right away include:
• Difficulty breathing, shortness of breath
• Chest or upper...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:53 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — From the Rocky Mountains to New England, hospitals are swamped with people with flu symptoms. Some medical centers are turning away visitors or making them wear face masks, and one Pennsylvania hospital set up a tent outside its ER...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Most kids want a phone or the newest Barbie ... but all I'm asking for is me and my friends to heal from a terrible thing that's called cancer. I don't know if you have it in the North Pole, but if you don't, you are sure lucky…...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:39 AM
My large retriever likes to eat socks and tights. We do our best to keep our footwear out of his reach, but every once in a while, he gets one anyway. What should we do if we suspect he's eaten another?
Pets ingesting things they shouldn't can be a...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Of the countless painful decisions surrounding a loved one's end-of-life care, among the trickiest is how to provide physical comfort in a way that also provides a dignified ending.
"For end of life, the opioids are very important for pain management,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Paul Feig spoke about the genesis of the famous food-poisoning sequence in "Bridesmaids" at April's NAB Show in Las Vegas.
"There was a sequence that Kristen (Wiig) and Annie (Mumolo) had written, which was funny, but it (involved) trying on the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:17 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Here’s what’s going around this week in the Ozarks.
At Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Allergist Dr. Gregory Lux says grass pollen has hit hard.
This allergy causes hay fever symptoms of sneezing and itching and can...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 8:32 AM
“Graceland” star Daniel Sunjata decided to become an actor partly because he would get to experience different challenges on the job. At the time he may not have been thinking he’d have to surf.
“My surfing? As Daniel, not so...