| Mar 29, 2014
Achy joints? Join the club. Consumer Reports notes that more than 50 million adults in the United States have arthritis, and close to half of them say that the condition limits their daily activities, according to the national Centers for Disease...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:21 PM
The first confirmed case of a woman contracting HIV from another woman during sex was reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week.
Although there have been reports of women transmitting the human immunodeficiency virus to...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:29 PM
SOCHI, Russia — It's all going to come down to Steven Holcomb's left calf.
The United States hopes to make history in the four-man bobsled this weekend, but it needs Holcomb to fully recover from the calf strain he suffered during the two-man...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Losing at the Oscars kind of sucks, but at least the snubbed get a robotic hair transplant as a consolation prize.
Yep, that's just one bizzare item in the gift bag that will be presented to losers of the best actor/actress, best supporting actor/...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:44 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Steven Holcomb tried to hide the pain as he limped from interview to interview after the first day of competition in the two-man bobsled. He blamed the limp on his shoes, saying he accidentally brought the wrong pair and they made...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:43 PM
The two-story home at West Broadway and Pacific, built in 1929, may look like many other old homes in Glendale, but inside is an organization whose sole purpose is to help heal military veterans.
A sign above the driveway reads, “Welcome Home...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Elliot" won the jury award for best documentary feature at Slamdance, although frankly much of its content appears so perfectly boobish, in a low-budget Christopher Guest-imitating mode, that at times you might suspect you're watching a mockumentary --...
| Jan 26, 2014
What's it like to play the title character in one of London and Broadway's biggest hits — and be anonymous at the same time?
For the puppeteers who master the steeds in the five-time Tony Award winning play "War Horse," it's emotionally rich,...
| 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...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:42 PM
While he has yet to play a game in 2014, Flintridge Prep’s Robert Cartwright nonetheless found himself among elite competition on Tuesday.
The senior guard, who has been out since the middle of December with a leg injury, was nominated to...
| 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...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
The contestants on "The Biggest Loser" are just that — players in a reality show game who are subjected to harsh workouts, screeching coaches and weigh-ins on national television. The role is not for everyone, not even for everyone desperate to lose...