DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 77-year-old woman. I have had problems with insomnia for at least 50 years, but it is much worse now. Some nights I don…
Kathy Griffin has revealed her husband had to hold her up when she was going through her drug detox because she was so unsteady on her feet.
Police say he broke in to fight a male resident of the apartment.
DEAR DR. ROACH: On Nov. 2, 2020, I had a total right hip replacement. The surgery was successful, and the incision has healed completely. X-ra…
The Macon County Health Department is offering COVID-19 vaccination clinics the first week of August, by appointment and walk-ins.
Health officials also report that seven different variants have been found in Macon County since April.
Millikin University, in partnership with the Macon County Health Department, will host three COVID-19 vaccination clinics in August.
One woman's son said she couldn't attend his wedding without the vaccine. A man wanted a chance at the state's lottery incentive. Here's why some who resisted the COVID-19 vaccine are getting it now.
'Halloween' actress Jamie Lee Curtis urges people to "live a present life" by not worrying about the future or dwelling on the past.
DEAR DR. ROACH: How is preventive medical care handled when an individual is traveling to a remote location? For example, I will be hiking thi…
Though he expressed regret at sentencing, Dr. Jay Joshi now says his guilty plea was a mistake, and that his prosecution was the product of government hysteria over opioid painkillers.
DEAR DR. ROACH: A friend is not getting vaccinated for COVID-19 because she thinks the vaccines could cause permanent fertility issues. Would…
PARIS (AP) — While most French health care workers are vaccinated against the coronavirus, a small but vocal minority is holding out. With infections exploding, a new law requiring them to get the shots is exposing the divide.
James Blunt's speaking voice is "f*****" and he struggled to sing properly at his comeback show in London after battling coronavirus a few weeks ago.
DEAR DR. ROACH: I'm a recently diagnosed diabetic. Can you please give me advice on how to reverse it if possible?
Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opioid often used in production of counterfeit drugs because it is inexpensive and easy to produce. Potentially lethal doses have been found in 26% of counterfeit prescription pills, according to lab analysis by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Charlotta Brooks, 43, of Berkeley, has gone to four funerals in three weeks for loved ones who have died of COVID-19. She got her first vaccine dose on Wednesday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A conservative talk radio host from Tennessee who had been a vaccine skeptic until he was hospitalized from COVID-19 now says his listeners should get vaccinated.
The yearslong effort by state and local governments in the U.S. to force the pharmaceutical industry to help pay to fix a nationwide opioid addiction and overdose crisis took a major step forward Tuesday when lawyers for local governments announced they were on the verge of a $26 billion settlement with the nation's three biggest drug distribution companies and the drugmaker Johnson & Johnson.
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am 74 and in good health except for osteoporosis. I'm 5 foot, 3 inches tall and weigh 106 pounds, and have followed a plant-…
DEAR DR. ROACH: About two or three months ago, I got a cracking sound in my right ear, and it hurts off and on. This happens several times a d…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County residents will again be required to wear masks indoors, regardless of their vaccination status, while the University of California system said that students, faculty and staff must be inoculated against the coronavirus to return to campuses.