| Jul 24, 2010
| 7:44 PM
There is something about Newport-Mesa they just love. Not people, bank robbers. If there is anywhere else on this earth that thinks it can compete with Newport Beach and Costa Mesa for the "Bank Robberies Per Capita" award, I say bring it on.
| Jul 26, 2010
Coffee and Cacao Crusted Pork (or Beef) featuring Cabana Cachaca Rum Makes enough rub to encrust 2 pork tenderloins, about 2 lbs. each or about 4 pounds New York Strip steaks
This combination is surprisingly delicious and complementary to both pork and...
| Jul 26, 2010
For years, I regarded vermouth as an offensive-smelling red or clear liquid best left in the back of the liquor store, bottled and sold in "sweet" or "dry" vials for a suspiciously low price. Vermouth, I presumed, was meant for manhattans, and thanks to...
| Aug 2, 2010
You've heard of an ounce of prevention -- how about a drop of relief?
That's what one allergist is offering to stop sniffling and sneezing from putting a damper on your spring and summer.
Alex Schleider, Allergy Patient: "Itchy eyes and sneezing a lot."...
| Aug 4, 2010
A new analysis has concluded that zinc nasal gel products can indeed cause some patients to lose their sense of smell.
The Food and Drug Administration last year warned consumers to stop using Zicam Cold Remedy Nasal Gel and Zicam Cold Remedy Nasal...
| Jan 5, 2011
I was feeding my kids pistachio nuts right out of my mouth when my 2-year-old daughter Sawyer starting coughing. She coughed a lot, but then settled down. So we piled in our minivan to go have Christmas lunch with my in-laws. Sawyer coughed more en...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 11:45 AM
While most people put on headphones to tune out, UC Irvine has found a way to help people tune in with the help of an app called the EarTrumpet.
The EarTrumpet assists hearing and tests hearing, determines the problem and adjusts the settings for the...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Kate Byrnside considered her doctor a trusted friend until the ear, nose and throat specialist groped and forcefully kissed her in his Carol Stream office.
For his actions during that 2004 appointment, Dr. Angelo Consiglio pleaded guilty to battery a...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Hearing loss? Chronic sinus infection? Deviated septum? There's a new diagnostic tool in town: The Xoran MiniCAT scanner.
On first impression it looks like a futuristic electric chair. Patients sit upright and still in the square seat, while a gantry...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 5:14 PM
For those of you who have battled colds and sinus infections for most of the winter, relief may be in sight.
For years, most people endured the pain of constant sinus infections - or the pain of surgery. But there's a procedure gaining ground in Kansas...
| Sep 10, 2010
Singers aren't the only people who struggle with vocal problems. Here are tips from doctors on keeping your voice healthy and strong:
Don't strain. If your voice sounds hoarse or raspy, limit talking until it returns to normal. Avoid trying to yell...
| Feb 28, 2011
Big-time, bed-rattling snoring is more than just a detriment to good sleep or happy relationships. It's also a sign that airways aren't open and clear. In extreme cases, snorers spend chunks of the night gasping for breath, a dangerous condition called...