| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:35 AM
Joan Rivers is a force of nature and one of the hardest-working celebrities in the world. An entertainment legend of unparalleled accomplishment and talent, she’s an internationally renowned comedienne, Emmy-winning television talk show host, Tony-...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:54 AM
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Jayson B. Calton, Ph.D., FAAIM, DCCN, CMS, CISSN, BCIH, ROHP, A.M.P
is a Fellow of the American Association of Integrative Medicine, a...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:56 PM
The law aims to protect men and women equally. Yet some types of cases nearly beg for female representation-and don't get it. That's why Karen Barth Menzies, partner at Robinson Calcagnie Robinson Shapiro & Davis, has devoted her career to taking on the...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Millions of Americans, mostly women, take drugs for osteoporosis, or brittle bones. But the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is set to consider whether patients need to start taking a break from those drugs.
While there is little question that...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Now this is the kind of research we like hearing about. Drink up because it’s good for your bones. But sorry guys, this one's just for the ladies.
A study published in the journal Menopause says moderate doses of alcohol keeps women`s bones...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:06 PM
As the weather has gotten warmer, take a minute and look around town. Do you see a trend of baggy clothes and emaciated limbs — a waifish, androgynous, broken-doll sort of look? We all know someone like this. Think of a young Kate Moss. They call...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:05 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego-based biotech firm Gen-Probe announced Monday it has agreed to a $3.7 billion buyout by Hologic Inc., a Bedford, Mass., maker of medical devices.
Gen-Probe, with 1,400 employees, produces molecular diagnostic products,...
| Jan 28, 2009
| 2:29 PM
Q: Which osteoporosis drug is the safest? I have been told to take Evista, but am hesitant because of the risk of stroke.
A: There are a number of drugs available to treat or prevent osteoporosis. There is no single best (or safest) drug. The choice...
| Dec 23, 2009
Women who fret about their children's doctor appointments and their husband's aches and pains often put their own health last.
Not a good idea.
Even if you have trouble taking time for yourself, remember the safety instructions you get when you board...
| May 19, 2010
Q Ten years ago, I experienced atrial fibrillation three times in one month. It never recurred until recently.
My wife has suggested that I should refrain from eating or drinking anything that contains caffeine. I dislike coffee, but I do enjoy...
| Feb 27, 2009
Q: For many years, I took Aciphex and then learned it may have been a factor in giving me osteoporosis. I do not want to take bisphosphonates for mild osteoporosis. My naturopathic healer suggests calcium aspartate, along with a high dose of vitamin D and...
| Dec 15, 2009
A Minnesota study using frozen blood samples taken from Air Force recruits 50 years ago has found that intolerance to wheat gluten, a debilitating digestive condition, is four times more common today than it was in the 1950s.
The findings contradict...