| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:21 AM
WASHINGTON -- Federal officials announced on Thursday that the Florida Covering Kids & Families program in Tampa will get the biggest grant in the state to carry out a “navigator” program intended to help consumers sign up for health insurance...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Q: Someone wrote to you recently about persistent lice in a child's hair, regardless of what lice treatment was used. You suggested coating the child's hair with mayonnaise or Vaseline (as a last resort).
Do not use Vaseline! Vaseline is not water-...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Lee Brice Aberdeen concert:
The doors open at 6:45 p.m. Friday. The music starts about 7:15 p.m. with a performance by Dustin Evans and Good Times.Where: Dakota Event Center, 716 Lamont St.
Tickets: General admission is $25. Tickets are standing...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Epilepsy. What is the first word you think of? Most people imagine someone foaming at the mouth, falling on the floor, and shaking all over. A full on seizure.
However, that is not quite true. In many cases, epilepsy is an invisible illness that goes...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide.
On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:22 AM
I often wonder what would have happened if our dogs had ended up with other human companions.
Flynn, our Australian shepherd, is a one-man dog, as is so often the case with Aussies. But Flynn takes the one-man dog lifestyle well beyond the standard...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:28 PM
There are other places that will do it to you, but you never sweat more than at a golf tournament.
Especially when you are working on the hottest week of the year.
Of course the weather gods decided for this week to crack the 90 degree mark in...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Jeff Klauk was a shooting star in 2003 after he won the Wichita Open.
He went on to earn his PGA Tour card and compete on the big stage for a couple seasons. Then he suffered a seizure and his golf game took a turn.
"A lot of people have a seizure...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Anna Eppley, 13, was diagnosed with epilepsy at a young age. But she wants to raise awareness about her condition to help other children who have seizures.
Eppley is participating in the Highmark Walk, June 1, at Johnstown’s Central Park, to raise...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:34 PM
MISHAWAKA – The state track and field meet is this weekend in Bloomington.
Among the local athletes making the trip is Mishawaka’s Maggie Reisdorf, who is this week’s WSBT Outstanding Student-Athlete.
Throwing a discus is a complex,...
| May 22, 2013
| 2:35 PM
I’ll soon be leaving for a month of work in Argentina.
My wife will be fine. She loves me, but she has her tremendously time-consuming job, her reading, her faith, her family and her friends.
My son will be fine. He loves me, but he has his...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Q: I have epilepsy and was well-controlled on Keppra and Topamax for years. When I was switched to generic Keppra (levetiracetam) without realizing it, I had several seizures in two weeks. I fell down stairs and had a seizure while cooking.