| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:35 AM
During Memorial Day weekend in 2008, Kimball Middle School math teacher Sue Jones was diagnosed with breast cancer. After a mastectomy, she made a full …...
| Jun 1, 2010
If you have sagging skin due to extreme and rapid weight loss—for example, following gastric bypass surgery—you may want to consider body contouring surgery to help you reduce, tighten, reshape and tone the excess flab and fat.
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| Apr 13, 2010
Summer is just around the corner, guys. And nothing looks worse than a beer gut hanging over that new Speedo.
But belly fat does more than spoil everyone's day at the beach. It's also associated with a variety of adverse health issues and can be a...
| May 11, 2010
Doing curls with dumbbells inflates those biceps. A few weeks of bench presses, and shirts start getting tight across the chest—in a good way. Squats burn, but there is payback—thighs that looked like pencils are transformed into rippling,...
| May 26, 2010
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have been diagnosed with uterine fibroids and an inflamed gallbladder. Both are to the point where I'm considering surgery. I'd like to have both surgeries done at the same time. Can these be done together?
ANSWER: The short answer to...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:22 AM
In March, a middle-of-the-night belly ache turned into a nightmare for a young Coplay family. Jen Kresge thought her 2-year-old daughter, Ella Grace Luchansky, was having a typical childhood tummy problem when she awoke with abdominal pain that night....
| Oct 22, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Funeral services will be held Monday for state Sen. Jenny Oropeza (D-Long Beach), who died Wednesday after a lengthy illness. The services, which are open to the public, will begin at 1 p.m. in the Church of Our Fathers at......
| Oct 6, 2010
| 10:43 AM
Bellevue City Councilman John Chelminiak is talking for the first time about the bear attack he survived last month. He described the fight for his life in chilling detail Wednesday morning from Harborview Medical Center, where he's recovering....
| Apr 18, 2010
Police are seeking a suspect after a teenager was stabbed in the stomach in Kalamazoo early Sunday.
At 2:30 a.m. Sunday, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers responded to Bronson Hospital after a 17-year-old Kalamazoo male arrived there with...
| Jun 15, 2010
Being pregnant stretches your abdominal muscles and skin and can leave an unsightly pouch and stretch marks—especially if you've had multiple pregnancies. If your skin's elasticity doesn't snap back after diet and exercise, you may want to...
| Jun 18, 2010
There's a new body contouring procedure for weight loss patients who want to get rid of excess skin. The "corset" technique is now helping them take shape.
Stephanie Stanley, 32, had gastric bypass and dropped 120 pounds. She didn't get the results she...
| Mar 26, 2010
| 3:32 PM
The Mariners are shutting Cliff Lee down for five days in hopes his strained abdomen heals, making it likely the 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner will begin his debut season in Seattle on the disabled list.
Manager Don Wakamatsu said Friday that the team'...