| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:24 AM
- Allergy Medication
Whether you have seasonal allergies to pollen or environment allergies to pet dander and dust mites, it’s always a good idea to keep an over-the-counter allergy medication, like an antihistamine, in your medicine cabinet. ...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:56 AM
As part of her marathon training, Daisy Carranza has taken an over-the counter pain reliever nearly every day for the last several months.
On race day Sunday, she's prepared to pop at least seven Extra Strength Tylenol capsules: two at the starting line,...
| Oct 11, 2012
"This neighborhood is pretty rich in brunch tradition," chef Patrick Sheerin said. The man speaks the truth: Trenchermen, the 4-month-old restaurant he runs with co-chef and brother Michael in Wicker Park, is just blocks from brunch faves such as The...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Q: I am fed up with medical flip-flops. Whether it is hormone replacement therapy, calcium supplements, eggs or salt, first we get told one thing and then doctors change their minds. In the meantime, we consumers are left wondering what to believe and...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Well, fasten your seatbelts, because the presidential race is about to get really ugly between now and November. Whatever's been said up until now, will pale in comparison to the bombardment of attack ads we're about to get hit with. It's interesting to...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:20 PM
It’s no secret babies aren’t the most valued citizens in some Asian cultures. But this story is so disturbing - it makes China look more like the devil’s play pen...rather than the world’s rising super power.
17,000 of pills...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:19 PM
VALLEY GLEN — The night before the biggest match of his high school career, Corona del Mar High senior tennis player Zach Williams couldn't sleep.
It wasn't because he was nervous. It was because had a very raspy throat and felt nauseous....
| Aug 25, 2012
| 4:01 PM
I didn't want it to be easy. If it were easy, everyone would have it done and where would I be? No bragging rights, no lying about the size of the needle.
I couldn't stand walking like this another minute-– swaying from side to side, stiff legged,...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 1:05 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - How frequently older women use aspirin and other pain relievers has nothing to do with their chance of developing breast cancer, a large new study suggests.
Previous research has painted a cloudy picture, with some studies...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The good thing about a sleepy, half-empty domed stadium like Tropicana Field is that everybody got to hear Hawk Harrelson go off on Mark Wegner.
If you missed it, I assume you’re reading this in the hereafter. Whatever, here’s an extended...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Who really knows why a non-runner goes into being a runner? I still havn't figured it out myself.
I was inspired by a friend that I met through hockey. She showed me her metal from the previous year and told me about her experience.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 3:37 PM
My buddy Jim met me at the wooded site of the future tree house, and we spent the next eight hours running between building-supply stores buying materials. I had hired a 14-year-old boy to help herd the 9-, 6- and 4-year-olds during the...