| May 10, 2010
May is Skin Cancer Awareness month. Part of being aware is knowing what to look for, especially when it comes to suspicious-looking moles. Read on to learn about what's normal and what may be cause for alarm.
What's a "Normal" Mole?
Normal moles are...
| May 24, 2010
Actinic keratosis (AK), is a dry, scaly, rough-textured spot, patch or lesion that forms on the outer skin. It's caused by cumulative exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light, such as sunlight or tanning lamps. AKs usually appear after age 40 or 50 because they...
| Apr 15, 2010
Some ordinary, unassuming household objects have super powers. And most of these items cost less than a couple of bucks.
So the next time you stain a shirt, smell something funky or think about tossing a banana peel, check these 100-plus uses first....
| Jul 8, 2010
| 7:53 AM
It's that time of year again when everybody wants to looks their best in the summer sun! Beauty Expert Candace Corey is here with us to share some beauty tips to keep looking great from head to toe!
Here are her tips:
BODY Summer is a time for bikinis...
| Aug 12, 2010
As temperatures rise, so do your chances of getting a cranial pounder. Here are tips from Women's Health, published by Rodale, for thwarting the pain so you can stop the throbbing and get back to the beach.
Tension Headaches: These zingers, which feel...
| Aug 20, 2010
A pack of dogs pounce on a homeless woman and nearly kill her. People who peeled the animals off and called for help are telling their story. They say the attack was so severe part of the woman's skull was exposed. One of the men who helped the woman said...
| Sep 7, 2010
In a first step toward helping severely paralyzed people communicate more easily, Utah researchers have shown that it is possible to translate recorded brain waves into words, using a grid of electrodes placed directly on the brain.
Although they have...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 8:42 AM
Police say a security guard at a Downtown club helped them catch two suspects and identify a third in an assault and robbery that took place early Friday morning. The guard saw three young men loitering around Susquehanna and Briggs Streets. He figured...
| Oct 18, 2010
| 1:06 PM
"Still Life: Adventures in Taxidermy"
By Melissa Milgrom
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25, 304 pages
Thank goodness Melissa Milgrom's family lived near Schwendeman's Taxidermy Studio in Milltown, New Jersey. "Everyone knew the queer little shop,”...
| Oct 19, 2010
GLENDALE — His forehead badly marked, his scalp busted open, Artur Bernetsyan might have appeared battered and beaten on Saturday night, but he was most assuredly not, as the evening marked the further ascension of the Glendale boxer.
| Jan 23, 2011
Police say a homeless man faces an attempted second-degree murder charge after he stabbed a man who took him into his home.
Houma Police said the 50-year-old victim was allowing the homeless man to stay with him and the two got into a fight Friday...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 12:59 PM
There is new information on the details surrounding the death of a one-month-old baby.
While 20-year-old Emmanuel Rodriguez-Serrano is behind bars facing charges in the death of his own daughter, court records give more insight into what actually...