| Mar 9, 2009
| 1:53 PM
You are empowered to reduce the risks of getting colorectal cancer, commonly called colon cancer.
- Eat a low-fat diet.
- Exercise regularly.
- Maintain a healthy body weight.
"Excessive alcohol has also been associated with an increased...
| Dec 5, 2009
A Holland Township man is hospitalized after being stabbed twice early Saturday.
According to Allegan County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Keith Garvelink, deputies responded to a report of an altercation and stabbing at the Leisure Estates mobile home park at...
| Dec 11, 2009
| 12:04 PM
Monroe County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Bob Miller said 27-year-old Christopher J. Bridgewaters, who told police he struck the boy several times while wrestling with him, is being kept in jail on a 72-hour hold while his office completes its investigation...
| Dec 14, 2009
If you were to look at yourself in a full-length mirror right now, would your body be slumped with poor posture? If so, you might quickly sit up straight and pull your head and shoulders back but, in a minute or two, when you've forgotten about what you...
| Jun 10, 2009
| 5:07 PM
HILLSBORO, Ore.- Korena Roberts sifted through her neighbor's rummage sale until she pulled out an item that caught her eye: a blue stroller decorated with teddy bears.
Her neighbor, Wendy Pursinger, asked why she needed it.
Roberts' two children had...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 8:25 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - A 60-year-old inmate's death at a New York City jail on Rikers Island has been ruled a homicide following physical restraint.
The city medical examiner's office says Clarence Mobley died from blunt impact to his abdomen with laceration of...
| Mar 11, 2009
A chemist in Vienna has taken the term "navel gazing" to its logical extreme and guaranteed himself a curious epitaph: Unraveler of the mysteries of belly-button lint.
Georg Steinhauser discovered that there is a certain type of body hair responsible for...
| Aug 23, 2009
The scene plays out repeatedly in Dr. George Griffing's office: Big, round bellies come through his exam-room door well before the rest of the patients' bodies.
That's when Griffing, professor of internal medicine at St. Louis University Medical School,...
| Aug 21, 2009
We would all love to fit into an itsy-bitsy bikini, but it gets frustrating when all those crunches don't even create a hint of a six-pack. The fact is there's no such thing as 'spot reduction'--fat or size reduction from a specific body part. While...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 1:29 PM
Heimlich Manuever Demonstration:
To do a Hemilich manuever on a cat or dog, you would lift them up -- or a very large dog, you can stand behind him just lift him up.
You're going to find that soft belly area, the abdomen. What you're attempting to do is...
| Jul 27, 2009
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are currently investigating a shooting incident and death in the 1700 block of North Somerset Avenue.
One man has been found next to 1723 North Somerset Av dead from an apparent gunshot wound. Another man...
| Sep 23, 2009
| 8:52 PM
TOLEDO, Ohio - Carolyn Savage didn't know what to think, what to say, where to look as the ultrasound wand glided over her belly. It was supposed to be her baby inside. Not someone else's.
Yet here she was in her doctor's office with the baby's...