When to give up?
June 28, 2016 CHICAGO — Two months before Joe Clark died of colon cancer at 31, a doctor gently told him that it was time to stop treatment. more »»
June 28, 2016 Dear Heloise: Just a word of caution to your readers. A couple of days ago, I went to the kitchen. On the floor and under the refrigerator was water. more »»
June 28, 2016 DENTAL VAN AT SCOPE: The Niles SCOPE Senior Center, 14 E. State St., Niles, will host the dental van from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. more »»
No heart scan?
June 28, 2016 DEAR DR. ROACH: I know so many people who have had a heart attack and open heart / bypass surgery due to blocked arteries. more »»
Kids get workout while blending smoothies
June 21, 2016 ROSEBURG, Ore. — About once a week after school, Karissa Frahm, 9, hops on a stationary bicycle and pedals away at the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Umpqua Valley facility in Roseburg. more »»
June 21, 2016 COUNSELING FOR CHILDREN: Greentree Counseling Center Inc. is hosting a Summer Program, Therapy and Social Skills Program for children ages 5 to 14 years. more »»
Depression in kids harder to treat
June 14, 2016 LONDON — Scientists say most antidepressants don’t work for children or teenagers with major depression, some may be unsafe, and the quality of evidence about these drugs is so bad the researchers... more »»
Radiation study raises concerns
June 7, 2016 WASHINGTON — A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safet... more »»
June 7, 2016 SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: Fibromyalgia and / or Chronic Fatigue Support Group will meet 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 20 at the First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning, Warren. more »»
U.S. death rate rises slightly
June 7, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. death rate rose slightly last year — the first increase in a decade, health officials have reported. Researchers think the increase is due to a combination of factors. more »»