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  • Thursday, October 18, 2012

    5 - 9 a.m.  Bill Leff in for  Jonathon Brandmeier 7:08 a.m.  Andy Shaw of the Better Goverment Association analyzes the Jesse Jackson Jr. situation with Bill Leff.  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Mike McConnell  9:35 a.m.  Sometimes statistics are way off…...
  • Protecting children, pregnant women from the West Nile Virus

    There has been a spike of West Nile Virus cases in the United States this year. As of now, more than 2,000 cases have been reported, and more than 100 people have died, the highest number since the virus was first detected in the United States in 1999....
  • Ask the Allergist

    Do I have to carry the two Epipen’s my doctor prescribed, or can I divide them to accommodate for school and home? Yes, the 2 EpiPen’s given by your doctor are not to be divided so you can have one for school and for the road. Up to 20% of...
  • Which OTC medications are safest for children?

    Q: My school-age children have been sick with colds lately, and because of conflicting information in the news, I’m still unsure about which over-the-counter medications are safe to use. Can you advise?     A: Good question, and I agree that the...
  • The risk factors for breast cancer

    Breast cancer affects hundreds of thousands of families each year. A potentially deadly disease, breast cancer is associated with several risk factors. Some of those risk factors, including gender and age, are beyond an individual's control, while other...
  • 'Samsara' review: Check out all this stuff!

    'Samsara' review: Check out all this stuff!
    *1/2 (out of four) You may assume “Samsara” is Latin for “movie I don’t plan to see” or “some random documentary I’ve never heard of.” Based on buzz, I hoped it would stand for, “Gorgeous, odd...
  • Breastfeeding with breast cancer

    Many mothers subscribe to the belief that breastfeeding is healthy for their children. Medical experts encourage breastfeeding for at least a period of one year so that the infant receives optimal nutrition and the antibodies necessary to start off life...
  • Researchers say order of introducing food to babies plays no role in developing food allergies

    Researchers say order of introducing food to babies plays no role in developing food allergies
    When Elyse Anders had her first child five years ago, her doctor recommended withholding seafood, peanut products and strawberries from her infant son's diet to avoid food allergies. But when she had a daughter three years later, the advice had changed...
  • Ask the Expert: Ruchi Gupta, pediatrician and author of 'The Food Allergy Experience'

    Ask the Expert: Ruchi Gupta, pediatrician and author of 'The Food Allergy Experience'
    For parents of children with food allergies, navigating everyday life can be like side-stepping land mines. Play dates, birthday parties and after-school activities all pose potentially life-threatening hazards. And there's Halloween, when candy...
  • Pictures of military moms breastfeeding in uniform causes controversy

    Pictures of military moms breastfeeding in uniform causes controversy
    SAN DIEGO - The pictures drawing the ire, applause, and comments of hundreds of thousands of people Thursday were of two military women breastfeeding their children while in uniform. Some are calling the act a disgrace, while other say the women are...
  • Military Moms Breastfeeding Pics Spark Controversy

    Military Moms Breastfeeding Pics Spark Controversy
    SAN DIEGO - The pictures drawing the ire, applause, and comments of hundreds of thousands of people Thursday were of two military women breastfeeding their children while in uniform. Some are calling the act a disgrace, while other say the women are...
  • Military moms

    Military moms
    There's a new breastfeeding debate.  This one involves two military women breastfeeding their children while in uniform. They say they posed for the picture to show other military women you can take care of your children and be successful, even as you...