| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The tool to prevent altitude sickness is available over the counter....
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The school sports season is back in swing with baseball diamonds and soccer and football fields once again full of colorful but small uniforms. Along with the season comes many scrapes, bumps, bruises and other more severe injuries that we......
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:23 PM
When running becomes a persistent pain in the butt (literally) and all the usual strategies (stretching, physical therapy, massage) fail to ease the pain, it’s time for a gal to contemplate drastic measures. That’s right, it’s time to...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Q: I am a Type 1 diabetic. Last year, I went to the hospital because I had ruptured a spinal disk. As I lay in the emergency room in excruciating pain, my wife and I gave my history and my current drug usage (which was already in the hospital electronic...
| 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. ...
| May 22, 2012
Things you should have ready
•Water: At least 1 gallon daily per person for 3 to 7days; also, make extra ice before the storm hits.
•Food: At least enough for 3 to 7 days, mostly nonperishable packaged or canned food, juices.
| 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,...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:47 AM
Painful sores, a slight fever and a not much of an appetite … those are a few symptoms of hand, foot and mouth disease. Something doctors are seeing a bit early in Michiana this year. Doctors say usually they see these cases popping up in late...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:36 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a new study from Denmark, people who had taken aspirin, ibuprofen and related painkillers -- especially at high doses and for years at a time -- were less likely to get skin cancer, compared to those who rarely used those...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 11:08 AM
A longtime deputy state environmental commissioner was allowed to retire in 2006 at age 50 with an $85,000-a-year lifetime "disability pension" because of a degenerative spinal condition — but now he's been told to give back $411,688 in pension...
| 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...
| 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.