| Sep 13, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Kathy Woods tried everything she could think of to save the female red-tailed hawk that was injured last year by crashing into a library window at the Johns Hopkins University.
Even bird acupuncture.
But the hawk's nerve damage proved too serious to...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:39 AM
It all started with a bottle of hair dye.
When nothing from veterinary medicine to acupuncture to herbal remedies could address her cat Victor’s refusal to use his litter box anymore, an increasingly desperate Terri Diener contacted an animal...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 8:34 PM
It began at Howard Community College four years ago as a smoking cessation program, but apparently few students were willing to kick the habit via auricular acupuncture — a form of alternative medicine that involves insertion of fine needles into...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:31 PM
NFL Team Report - Oakland Raiders - INSIDE SLANT
The Oakland Raiders are careening toward another 4-12 season and coach Dennis Allen wants to stay the course.
A 56-31 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, coming on the heels of a 37-27 loss to the New York...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:31 PM
* Korean study in BMJ acupuncture journal draws criticism
* Alternative medicine professor says findings not plausible
* Acupuncturist more likely to reduce cash than body weight
By Kate Kelland
LONDON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Scientists derided research...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida; data collected by Market Force Corp. of Newtown Square, Pa.
Orange County Countertops Inc., construction, 2600 Pemberton Drive, Apopka, 32703.
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:52 PM
The tightness in Brandon Marshall's right quadriceps had been around for a week, first surfacing during the Bears' loss to the Rams in St. Louis. A week later, as kickoff approached Dec. 1 in Minneapolis, Marshall's discomfort lingered, convincing him...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Lush smells, comfy semi-dark rooms and a sense of self-indulgence make a spa treatment appealing. But here are three treatments that aim to do more than merely pamper.
Hot oil and needles
If acupuncture seems more doctor's office than salon, perhaps...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:04 PM
HOUSTON — A game against the Orlando Magic is never routine for Houston Rockets small forward Chandler Parsons.
A native of Central Florida, Parsons rooted for the Magic as a youngster and starred at Lake Howell High School and the University of...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Paula Michal-Johnson asked me to focus on my breath as she placed her hands above my head. It was a simple task yet it posed its own challenge.
As I breathed in, the Bethlehem reiki teacher and practitioner asked me to direct my attention to my lower...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Q: My cat was never a kisser, but he's begun to kiss us. I like the affection, but not the nasty breath! You'd think there would be a mint catnip or breath mint available for cats. Do you know of any such products?
A: Actually, catnip is a member of mint...
| Dec 4, 2013
No matter what sort of year you've had, chances are you're going to bid 2013 farewell with plenty of food and booze. The guilt of overindulging might not set in until you're in the grips of your first hangover of the New Year, but you can make your...