| Mar 17, 2010
About 700,000 remote control kits for electric fireplaces & stoves recalled.
The plug-in wall unit can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
Dimplex has received about 5,000 reports of the plug-in wall units overheating including 19...
| Jan 5, 2011
Is it feed a cold, starve a fever? Or the other way around?
With cold season upon us, parents are reviewing their folk wisdom and trading elaborate — if unscientific — protocols for reintroducing solid foods to tender tummies. Have you...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 1:02 PM
Being a mom has changed everything. From what I eat throughout the day to how I talk to people to how I drive. Why? Because I now have two little sets of eyes that watch me like a hawk. And they're good imitators.
Take this example:
One day, I was...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 9:59 AM
It is a grandparent's prerogative to spoil their grandchildren, right?
Well, not always, experts say.
It's true that grandparents have some leeway when it comes to making the little ones mind, in taking them on special outings and providing them with...
| Jun 30, 2010
Not only is obesity bad for your health, it's one major factor behind skyrocketing healthcare costs. Even so, Americans are still losing the battle of the bulge in a big way. In fact, a new report from the Trust for America's Health says rates have...
| May 27, 2010
| 1:55 PM
Memorial Day is a national holiday that is celebrated on the last Monday in May. Sometimes, it is called Decoration Day because following the Civil War, people went to cemeteries to place flowers on or to "decorate" the graves of loved ones who died in...
| May 10, 2010
Weight training can be great exercise, building muscle and helping to prevent bone loss. But as it's gotten more popular, injuries have increased, according to a new study.
Researchers examined data on emergency room cases involving weights. The study,...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Big news for endangered, giant reptile enthusiasts: 22 Komodo dragons have hatched at the L.A. Zoo since Aug. 8, all offspring of a single female. Lima, the babies' mother, laid 23 eggs in January. This is the first time the......
| Aug 27, 2010
| 4:35 PM
For admirers of guitar-slinging songwriters with soaring, husky voices and deep catalogs about the inevitable appeal of untenable men, Thursday nightâs concert beside the Queen Mary presented a potential dream team. Blues-country maverick Lucinda...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 9:10 AM
A major legislative fight is breaking out over Gov. Rick Scott's surprise proposal to kill Florida's planned computer database to combat pill mills.
A longtime opponent of the database, Sen. Joe Negron, R-Hobe Sound, said many Republican lawmakers are...
| Aug 16, 2010
| 9:34 PM
The herd of lowing cows parted like a wave before Curt Pate, who rode straight up to the bull and let him know who was in charge without making a sound. Pate, a 49-year-old Montana cowboy who consulted on the......