• Know-It-All: Soaring on cloud nine - 10/23/2014 07:55 AM EDT
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    Ask Doctor K: Finding relief for back pain

    Acetaminophen may work for some suffers
    10/24/2014 04:33 PM EDT
    DEAR DOCTOR K >> I have frequent back pain. I usually take acetaminophen (the Tylenol brand), but I hear it may not be effective for back pain. 
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    Five tips to avoid running injuries
    10/24/2014 04:33 PM EDT - Anna Benson: Remember when you could run all day without a care in the world — or a body ache for that matter? Full Story

    Hoping to attract top workers firms offer health perks
    10/20/2014 08:01 AM EDT - NEW YORK - Free lunches, dry cleaning, massages -- frozen eggs? Silicon Valley's biggest companies have long offered cushy perks to attract top talent and keep workers happy logging scores of hours on the job. Full Story

    New test to bump up diagnoses
    10/20/2014 08:01 AM EDT - NEW YORK -- For more than two months, health officials have been struggling to understand the size of a national wave of severe respiratory illnesses caused by an unusual virus. Full Story

    A decade after initial welcome states reconsider wind
    10/06/2014 08:00 AM EDT - CALUMET, Okla. - A decade ago, states offered wind-energy developers an open-armed embrace, envisioning a bright future for an industry that would offer cheap electricity, new jobs and steady income for large landowners, especially in rural areas with few other economic prospects. Full Story

    Study: Recessions can defer motherhood forever
    10/06/2014 08:03 AM EDT - NEW YORK -- When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve? Full Story

    Did anesthesia addle his brain?
    09/29/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Q: What can you tell me about the aftereffects of surgical anesthesia? I am a healthy 72-year-old man, still very active. Full Story

    Acute sports injuries up: Pediatricians report rise in severe 'adult' injuries in children
    09/29/2014 08:06 AM EDT - SAN RAMON Tyler Dee can't remember the first time he touched a basketball, but his father guesses that his son was probably about 3. Full Story

    Monitor blood pressure for better health
    09/29/2014 08:03 AM EDT - Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a controllable disorder that affects millions of individuals. Full Story

    Trend for trying e-cigarettes may be leveling off
    09/29/2014 08:04 AM EDT - NEW YORK -- A new government study suggests the number of U.S. adults who have tried electronic cigarettes may be leveling off. Full Story

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    Custom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minneosta startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold. Full Story
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    Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jazz legend Herbie Hancock says he's ready to look for another job after hearing 11-year-old Indonesian jazz piano prodigy Joey Alexander pay tribute to him at a benefit concert for the Jazz Foundation of America at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater. Full Story
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
    'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

    TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.