| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:01 AM
If you’re a marathoner, you’ve probably heard of the dreaded “wall” — the sudden, overwhelming fatigue that turns taut muscle to jelly, typically around the 20-mile mark. A similar fate can befall competitive cyclists,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I met you at a book signing and you said something that stuck. You told me that if I have allergies, fatigue and multiple chemical sensitivities that I may have a methylation difficulty. You also told me not to take green coffee bean...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Eight student athletes were taken to the hospital after experiencing heat exhaustion at a track meet in Irwindale, officials said.
The students, who ranged in age from 13 to 16, started to collapse after reaching the finish line in 107-degree heat,...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Chris Brown suffered a seizure early Friday following a whirlwind week for the Grammy-winning R&B singer that brought on "intense fatigue" and "extreme emotional stress," his rep said.
"While in the studio working early this morning, Chris suffered a...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Kansas City Royals infielder Miguel Tejada has been suspended by Major League Baseball for 105 games, reportedly for testing positive for Adderall. Clearly, Adderall and other prescription medications used to treat attention-deficit disorder are...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:08 PM
As the temperature eclipsed 90 degrees for the sixth day in a row on Friday, and the heat index once again climbed into the mid-100s, the steamy mix is beginning to take a toll on the health of residents.
Dr. Neil Roy, vice chairman of the Meritus...
| Jul 19, 2013
Jeff Keith had his right leg amputated when he was 12. He went on to captain the Fairfield Prep ski team and play goal for the Boston College lacrosse team. He ran across America on one leg.
That's right. One leg. Nine months. Boston to Los Angeles via...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I see a naturopathic doctor for chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia. She recommended coffee enemas. Do you think this is safe? — V.A., Seattle
Dear V.A.: Yes, coffee enemas are used by holistic physicians for all sorts of...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Braxton Berkey, a living historian at Fort Frederick State Park, was decked out in 18th-century clothing as the sun beat down on the area Tuesday.
The Somerset, Pa., man was to spend much of the the day outdoors, talking to and greeting visitors and...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Whether it's a tablet with an educational purpose or a big screen displaying the latest video game, the use of electronic technology is skyrocketing among kids. In fact, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, children ages eight to 18 spend more...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:36 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More than a decade after treatment, the average woman who has had breast cancer seems about as satisfied with her life as women who never had the disease, according to a new Canadian study.
"It's been recognized for a long...
| Aug 3, 2013
It's beach season. No, it's football season. No, it's back-to-school season. With temperatures in the 90s, UConn's first game (Aug 29] and freshman orientation getting closer, maybe it's all three.
For the hard-snacking consumer, it's a confusing time...