| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
For some people, migraine headaches are preceded by symptoms such as flashes of light or vision disturbances. This is called migraine with aura. People who have migraines with aura are generally told to avoid possible triggers, such as bright light and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q: I have frequent headaches. I don't like taking pain relievers. I've been told that vitamins can help prevent headaches. Is this true? What about other natural products?
A: My first advice is to make an appointment with your primary care clinician....
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:50 AM
SOUTH BEND — The man who wore jersey No. 13 for three seasons to never forget the tragedy his hometown transcended will put away that symbol of strength — and football — for good.
Senior outside linebacker Danny Spond, in an...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:32 PM
A doctor charged last month with murdering four people had a paper trail of professional troubles — including being kicked out of a Chicago residency program for "substandard" behavior — yet maintained a license to practice medicine in...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:54 PM
University of Notre Dame senior linebacker Danny Spond was forced to end his college football career. The Littleton, Colo., native has suffered from hemiplegic migraines over the past year. Spond will remain with the program and mentor the Fighting...
| Aug 16, 2013
Many children, teens and adults heading back to school this fall are burdened with a pretty weighty subject: their backpacks.
Children and adolescents are particularly at risk of injury from overloaded backpacks. The National Safety Council, the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Michael Jackson’s ex-wife Debbie Rowe returned to the witness stand Thursday, crying as she described the singer “begging for relief” from medical issues and treatments she said were “horribly painful.”
It was the second...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:35 PM
Corona del Mar
Coach: Brian Ricker (10th year)
Players to watch: Lauren Thaxter (Sr.); Riley Gerdau (Jr.); Kenzie Purcifull (Sr.); Shelby Anderson (Jr.); Siena Sharf (Soph.); Taylor Fogarty (Jr.); Kimmia Naaseh (Sr.); Erica Chen (Soph.).
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:30 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a large new U.S. study, migraine headaches were found to be more likely to happen to people with lower household incomes, but tended to go into remission at the same rate for people at all income levels.
It was already well...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:44 PM
Injured slugger Albert Pujols was able to witness firsthand Monday night what he saw on television over the last week and a half: an Angels team that has nothing to play for acting like a team that has everything to play for.
Shortstop Erick Aybar broke...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:41 PM
General Manager Jerry Dipoto has been heavily criticized for his winter pitching moves that didn't pan out, Ryan Madson, Joe Blanton, Tommy Hanson and Sean Burnett providing little or no contributions to the Angels this season.
But at least one under-...