| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The mounting problem of caring for an aging population isn't unique to the U.S., according to a new report from the coalition Alzheimer's Disease International.
Around the world, about 101 million people ages 60 and older need special care today. By...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lunch with friends -- a former boss and a one-time colleague -- always touches on a few tried-and-true topics:
Our careers, the good, the bad and the ugly.
Our choice of entertainment, heavy on the books we've been reading and an occasional foray into...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON - The Texas company that operated a fertilizer plant where a thunderous explosion in April killed 15 people is facing $118,300 in federal fines for two dozen serious safety violations, including a failure to have an emergency response plan,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:44 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pediatricians and child abuse agencies should step in when parents' religious beliefs keep kids from getting necessary medical care, doctors said Monday.
In a policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Matt Recchi grew up on the pages of this newspaper. His Little League games and family exploits were fodder for his father Ray's popular Sun Sentinel lifestyle columns in the 1980s and 1990s. On Saturday, more than 100 family and friends gathered at a...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:39 AM
Q: We have a blended family. I am getting an inheritance, and I want it to go to my children. What do I have to do to make it happen? — J.A., Orlando
A: To accomplish that, you must keep those assets separate in your name and not comingle it...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:08 AM
|| Company and Plan Name || 2014 Monthly Premium (medical and drugs) || Doctor, hospital co-payments || Your prescription drug co-payments ($0 to $2,850 of total drug costs) * || Your prescription drug co-payments ($2,850 to $6,455...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Howard Jost has always wanted to hunt elk, but he just never got around to it. However, his lifelong wish came true when he bid farewell to the Strand-Kjorsvig Community Rest Home in Roslyn to hunt elk in the northeast hills of South Dakota.
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:45 PM
More than half of all kids in the United States were vaccinated against influenza during the 2012-13 flu season, along with more than four in 10 adults, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Overall, 45% of Americans over the age of...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:16 PM
Dear Liz: I have $40,000 in credit card debt due to home healthcare I had to provide for my mom, who lived with me for six years before she passed away in 2011. I filed a Veterans Affairs claim on her behalf but just got a VA check for $344 with no...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Juanita S. Robinson, a retired registered nurse who enjoyed traveling, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 76.
Juanita Saxton was born and raised in Norfolk, Va., where she graduated in 1955 from Booker T....