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Every woman will experience menopause, some in the normal course of aging and some before. It can bring on a host of symptoms in addition to hot flashes. But there are things that women can do, from improving their diet and exercising to finding the right...
Every year, some 750,000 Americans develop sepsis, an extreme immune system response to infection. It kills a quarter to half of them, more than the combined number of people who die of prostate and breast cancer and AIDS, according to the National...
Special to the Los Angeles TimesWhen my family doctor called five years ago with the news that my PSA levels had spiked, I hung up the phone and did what all of us do. I panicked. I thought, "So this is how I'm going to die." Then came the delayed second reaction: This can't be right!...
Test-tube babies have higher rates of birth defects, and doctors have long wondered: Is it because of certain fertility treatments or infertility itself? A large new study from Australia suggests both may play a role. Compared to those conceived...
TribLocal - EvanstonWhen health officials test Lake Michigan for high levels of bacteria, the results don't come in for about 18 hours — which doesn't do swimmers …...
Your 5-year-old is suddenly wetting the bed at night. Is this cause for concern? Parent advice (from our panel of staff contributors) If the child has been reliably dry for a couple of years and is now wetting the bed, I'd rule out medical issues first...
Tags: Facebook, Diabetes, Urinary Tract Infection, Human Body, Health
When your child complains of a stomachache, you want to help. Maybe you worry that the tummy trouble is a sign of something serious. It could be, but most tummy aches in children call for nothing more than a little rest. Recognizing trouble Rarely,...
Tags: Constipation, Health, Back Pain
Q. My 12-year-old daughter thinks she's old enough to set her own bedtime. We told her that we want her in bed, lights out, by 9:30 on weeknights and 10 on nonschool nights. This really isn't working, however, as she continues to try to stay up later....
Tags: Human Body, Health
Most people are familiar with kidney stones and probably know someone who has experienced the pain of passing one of these stones. The most painful part is passing the stones from the kidneys through the ureters and into the urinary bladder. Dogs are...
County coronerMy wife showed me an advertisement recently that she thought might be a great reminder for people that relates to personal health and well-being. I couldn’t agree more and decided to pass it along through this column. After all, anything that...
Jaylin was a real trooper, learning to go the night without an accident by age 2. But when she turned 3, the Aurora girl started having nighttime accidents again and periodically wet her pants during the day. Though the girl's mom has tried withholding...
Tribune ReporterAfter long delays, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an order today prohibiting certain uses of the cephalosporin class of antimicrobial drugs in cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys. This may sound like yawnsville to some but it's a big...
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