Is reefer madness hereditary?
A new study found that using marijuana while pregnant may increase psychotic-like behavior in children.
The study, published in JAMA Psychiatry, followed 11,489 children over a series of ...Read more
Oh, the possibilities with that Wicked witch! Son James dazzled me again with a combination planting featuring this year's hot new coleus ColorBlaze Wicked with coleus and Canary Wing begonia. Immediately I noticed his ...Read more
A few years ago, my grandmother suffered a fall and broke her hip. She has never fully recovered and is now constantly fearful of falling, and has significantly limited her activities to prevent a fall from ever happening ...Read more
Every year during the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur I send out to you an edited version of my sermon for my congregation, Temple Beth Torah. Edited means I take out most of the jokes. This year, I ...Read more
"The Portrait of Dorian Gray" is a novel about a young man who manages to have his portrait age while he stays youthful, despite the terrible things he does to his body and to others. After decades pass, the tables turn ...Read more
Dear Amy: My wife and I have been happily married for over 20 years. We have a question about how to handle an issue with some friends of ours. “Jake” is 56 and “Lucy” is 52. My wife and I are 50 and 53.
Both ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: I recently saw an ad on TV for Vascepa. It seems to be a drug for lowering triglycerides. I did some additional research and found that it also works as an anti-inflammatory. My triglycerides on my last ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I'm a 35-year-old single mom. I've dated a few people over the last seven years, but none of them wanted to commit. Several months ago, I started seeing Joey, a friend of a couple of years. He's sweet, ...Read more
From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham
Q: I am a Christian but I think it is wrong for the government to set taxes so high. Why should I be so content to pay them? — T.D.
A: Someone once observed ...Read more
SEATTLE — Cuando John Suzick se mudó al centro de vida asistida Brookdale Assited Living en el oeste de Seattle, su unidad de 700 pies cuadrados se sintió muy bien. Tenía vista al agua y espacio para todo lo que ...Read more
He's still the greatest.
I'm talking about Muhammad Ali, of course, who was a heavyweight boxing champion, activist, poet, philanthropist, philosopher and, above all, a professor of "the Sweet Science." He's also the star...Read more
WASHINGTON - At first Janie Velencia thought she was in trouble. The former journalist, who was running her own greeting card company, had just received a message from an assistant to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader ...Read more
WASHINGTON - The upcoming Senate battle over a Supreme Court nomination is sharpening the focus on the 2010 health care law on the campaign trail before a high-stakes oral arguments hearing to determine the law's future, ...Read more
Raspberries are coveted for their ruby splendor and firm plump flesh that delivers a sunny splash of sweetness.
Legend has it that raspberries were originally white until infant Zeus’ nursemaid, the nymph ...Read more
Fact: The United States throws away 150,000 tons of food daily. In addition, the average household wastes about $1,500 worth of food each year.
The good news is that a few simple tricks can help you reduce the amount of ...Read more
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: For the past few weeks, I have had a hoarse voice, even though I don’t have a cold. Is this something I should be concerned about?
ANSWER: It’s not uncommon to experience hoarseness once in a while, ...Read more
Fast food might not be very good for you in terms of physical health, but a survey conducted of 125 older adults (ages 55-92) in the Minneapolis area found that regular visits to familiar eateries was good for their ...Read more
SEATTLE - When John Suzick moved into the Brookdale Assisted Living facility in West Seattle, his 700-square-foot unit felt just fine. He had a view of the water and room for all he needed. Comfort.
Then COVID-19 hit, ...Read more
Q. I'm a regular reader of your column and most of the time I find your suggestions helpful, but I did not find your answer last week to a woman with an uncooperative ex of any benefit. Basically, you just told her to call...Read more
Routines, even boring ones, actually bring peace of mind, and who can't use a little more of that right now? It's harder to get back into good habits if you take too much time off. If you stop exercising or go off your ...Read more