| Mar 28, 2014
| 5:57 PM
The complex biological, psychological and spiritual aspects of addiction can make tackling the disease hard, according to experts in the field.
A psychology conference on addiction at Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights will help students,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:23 PM
These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently (for January and February) by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 9:23 PM
I had a pretty wide-ranging chat with Zach Zweizig -- much too much for the print edtion. So, here are some things you might be interested in knowing about Lafayette's rising senior quarterback. He’s a Lehigh Valley kid – and......
| Mar 9, 2014
Laszlo Bock, the head of human resources at Google, made quite a splash with his announcement last year that the technology firm has changed the way it hires people. Gone are the brainteaser-style interview questions that so many candidates abhorred....
| Mar 14, 2014
| 5:00 PM
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration handed backers of medical marijuana a significant victory Friday, opening the way for a University of Arizona researcher to examine whether pot can help veterans cope with post-traumatic stress, a move that...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When one of us takes in another's face, it's like a party in the brain. Signals dart from region to region as we piece together the eyes, the mouth, the emotional expression, the degree of attraction or fear we may feel, the memory of a familiar feature...
| Jan 12, 2014
The day before a 16-year-old friend of mine was murdered, she kissed the window of her white sedan, a birthday gift, leaving cranberry-colored stains on the glass. Then she gave me a hug goodbye. Her name was Sangeeta Lal, and the next morning, her ex-...
| Feb 25, 2014
Shortly after his birth in 1945, Freddie Hall's family knew that something was different about him. And later, he was slow to learn, to walk and to talk, and it was challenging for his family to understand his speech. He was raised under difficult...
| Jan 19, 2014
Smell and taste researcher Dr. Alan Hirsch has long argued that certain aromas can help people lose weight, improve athletic performance or increase sexual arousal. One of his studies found that the smell of buttered popcorn or strawberries helps...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Any mom knows silence is often deadly. So when “Today” host Savannah Guthrie’s cheerful question was followed by dead air, many of us turned from our morning rituals to see what had gone wrong.
Kate Gosselin, former reality show star...
| Jan 19, 2014
As she marks her 32nd birthday Sunday, Nicole Harris is navigating job interviews and graduate school applications. She's discovering just how delicate the relationship between a mother and her teenage son can be. She is constantly on the hunt for a...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:02 PM
If it looks like a relationship, and it feels like a relationship, Sarah Millett has learned, it does not necessarily mean it's a relationship.
Millett, 26, feels battle-scarred from the ambiguous romances that have dominated her dating life, when...