Health


Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 22
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have a question regarding peripheral neuropathy. My brother has been treated for this for the past 10 years. He will be 60 in...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 16
DEAR DR. ROACH: My good childhood friend recently passed away from a hemopericardial aortic dissection at 45. He suffered for days and was in and...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 13
NEW YORK (AP) — Is Ebola the world’s worst infectious disease threat since AIDS? Comparisons between the two deadly diseases surfaced in the last few...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 13
DEAR DR. ROACH: Some years ago, I had surgery for a tumor on my pituitary gland, but not all of the tumor could be removed. Not too long after...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 14
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Who survives Ebola and why? Health workers treating patients in Sierra Leone, including some who died...
Published on November 3, 2014 - Page 9
Q. I have had very good success using dried cherries to prevent gout. I began having gout attacks, mostly in my left foot, about 20 years ago. This...
Published on October 31, 2014 - Page 24
DEAR DR. ROACH: Six months ago, I noticed a “bald spot” on my right cheek. It is round and about the size of a 50-cent piece. I’ve never had this...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 22
DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m a 72-year-old female recently diagnosed with lichen sclerosus of the vulva. The issue started about four years ago with a rash...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 14
DEAR DR. ROACH: My sister has trigeminal neuralgia, the “suicide disease.” Her quality of life is gone, and I fear her life soon may follow. Could...

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