| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Are we raising a generation of anxious, overly stressed, sleep-deprived kids? Or are concerns about how hard we're driving our children misguided and overblown?
Those questions are often on my mind, but even more so since last week, when I attended a...
| May 7, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Paul Gostomski, Romond Deloatch and Kavon Bellamy are all top Peninsula District skill players hungry for scholarship offers
Denbigh and Paul Gostomski and Kavon Bellamy and Romond Deloatch and Win Homer and Christchurch and Phoebus and Hampton and...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 10:48 AM
More and more kids these days seem to have food allergies, and peanut-free classrooms are becoming the norm in many elementary schools.
In trying to characterize the apparent increase, scientists have identified two distinct trends. The first is that...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:59 PM
For such a ubiquitous plague, cold sores can be mighty shaming.
In addition to the indignity of wearing a bulging, weepy blister on your lip, sufferers also must contend with the stigma of its source: HSV-1, a type of herpes simplex virus.
| Sep 17, 2011
| 2:10 PM
Second in a three-part series
College sexual assault cases often are clouded by conflicting stories, alcohol consumption and a lack of witnesses.
For college administrators, they are among the most difficult disciplinary matters to investigate, hear and...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 7:48 PM
Every year, Wesleyan psychology and neuroscience Professor John Seamon asks his students if they remember the events of their lives on 9/11.
"All the hands go up," Seamon said. "And I say, 'About a third of you are wrong.' They just sit there and say,...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 7:37 AM
PARIS (Reuters) - An experimental anti-clotting drug from Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer saved more lives than standard treatment warfarin in a major study, giving it an edge over rivals in an emerging multibillion-dollar market.
Although Eliquis will...
| Aug 24, 2011
For decades, Dick Hattan, of Geneva, suffered survivor guilt as a result of his tour in the Vietnam War. After members of his church prayed for his psychological healing, he said, he was able to move on.
"I've seen prayers help heal physical illnesses...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 2:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Three San Diego-area students were among 87 named Monday as among the winners of an annual Southwest Airlines program that provides free travel between their homes and colleges.
The local winners are:
- Monique Barrios of Escondido, a...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:42 PM
The scandal surrounding former Nittany Lions defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky and members of the Penn State University administration has weighed heavily on Bethlehem Township's Tom Flad, a major alumni donor who, with his wife Karen, have committed...
| Jan 9, 2012
If losing weight was one of your New Year's resolutions, you might already be growing weary of counting calories and working out. Wouldn't it be great if you could slim down without so much effort?
Anyone looking for a shortcut to weight loss might be...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 2:31 PM
A gunman killed 32 people on Virginia Tech's campus and wounded many others on April 16, 2007, but the shooting spree left thousands more wounded psychologically.
A new study by two Tech professors found about 15% of students reported high levels of...