Health


Published on January 6, 2015 - Page 13
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer. Now scientists have put youngsters into...
Published on January 6, 2015 - Page 14
NEW YORK (AP) — Doctors in many U.S. hospitals are unnecessarily prescribing multiple antibiotics for several days when just one would do the job, a...
Published on January 5, 2015 - Page 7
Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar...
Published on January 5, 2015 - Page 7
Q. My doctor says I need to take vitamin D-3, but I know from past history that vitamin D-3 upsets my stomach, no matter what the dose. I was...
Published on January 5, 2015 - Page 21
DEAR DR. ROACH: An MRI shows that I have spinal stenosis. I have not improved with chiropractic care, electrical stimulation, medication (including...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 10
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have mild osteoporosis in one area. I was on Fosamax for seven years. I have been off for two years. My doctor is suggesting I go...
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 10
DEAR DR. ROACH: I recently spent four days in the hospital for a respiratory infection. I was not admitted to my primary care doctor’s service, but...
Published on December 31, 2014 - Page 10
The first 50-state report on the latest sign-up season under President Barack Obama’s health care law shows that more than 4 million people selected...
Published on December 31, 2014 - Page 11
DEAR DR. ROACH: One day, I woke up and my neck was bent forward. Now my chin almost touches my chest. How much worse can this get? One doctor said...

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