| 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 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
| 8:29 AM
Most people love the spring weather but hate the allergies that come with it. For those living in central Virginia, that’s more true than ever this year. The lack of freezing temperatures this winter means the spring pollination season is in full...
| May 9, 2012
| 5:03 PM
NEW YORK -- A 32-year old woman was convicted Wednesday of beating, starving and drugging her 4-year-old daughter to death.
Jurors took only one hour to find Carlotta Brett-Pierce guilty of murder.
Prosecutors say Marchella Pierce was found tied to a...
| Oct 3, 2012
Three years ago, Brianna Thompson, then 9 years old, suffered a widespread rash and bloodshot eyes after she took 11/2 teaspoons of Tylenol.
To treat these ailments, she was given steroids, Benadryl and more Tylenol. But that caused her lips and tongue...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 10:44 PM
The trial began Monday for a former Aberdeen woman accused of ignoring the abuse that eventually killed a mentally disabled woman living in her home.
Sherrie Lynn Beckering, 51, faces a single count of aggravated abuse of a disabled adult stemming...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 10:09 PM
A Utah woman was found guilty Friday of ignoring abuse that eventually killed a mentally disabled former Aberdeen woman.
Sherrie Lynn Beckering, 51, of Kearns, Utah, and formerly of Aberdeen, was convicted of one count of first-degree felony...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:12 PM
A man is expected to plead guilty Friday to killing his own mother because he got sick of her.
Ronald Calvert, 50, was charged last December with the death of his mother, Joyce Philapy.
The probable cause affidavit stated Calvert said he got into a...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:04 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The L.A. County Coroner's Office says Whitney Houston's death was an accidental drowning in the bathtub of her suite at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
But, in its preliminary report, the coroner cites 'effects of atherosclerotic heart...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Q: I use a sunscreen daily because I burn easily and love being outdoors. My doctor tells me that I am seriously deficient in vitamin D.
I've tried taking a high-dose supplement, but it makes my legs and feet ache. Is there any way I could get the...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:04 PM
The attorney for a former Aberdeen woman convicted by a Utah jury of abuse in the death of Christina Harms has asked a judge to overturn at least a portion of the verdict.
In court paperwork filed in Sherrie L. Beckering's case, David J. Berceau, her...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 12:48 AM
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- Health care giant Johnson & Johnson is announcing another product recall, this one involving Children's Benadryl Allergy Fastmelt Tablets, Junior Strength Motrin Caplets, and Extra Strength Rolaids softchews.
The New Brunswick, N....