Being middle-aged, sandwiched between the much-lauded millennials and the much-attacked baby boomers, is far from an ideal place on the demographic scale.
Now a new report says that Generation Xers , those between the ...Read more
Merck is halting a trial of verubecestat, an Alzheimer's disease medication. The pharmaceuticals company concluded the drug has "virtually no chance of finding a positive clinical effect."
The trial, called the EPOCH ...Read more
President Richard Nixon's VP, Spiro Agnew, called investigative journalists "nattering nabobs of negativism." But it was the VP who showed up in the "negative" column when reporters at The Wall Street Journal, the ...Read more
Dear Amy: Without going into lengthy detail, we have been dealing with a bad relative for at least five years. We have constantly dealt with their inappropriate behavior. It has gotten to the point now that we don't even ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: At 64, I was in very good health except for moderate hypertension, which was treated with lisinopril. I then had an incident lifting a heavy load, which injured my back. Long story short, three years of ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I have recently started disclosing to close friends and family that I am asexual (someone who experiences no sexual attraction to any person). For the most part they have been supportive, but my mother and one ...Read more
Q: I know God wants us to love everyone, even people that aren't very loveable. But I just can't bring myself to love some of the people I have to deal with at work, no matter how hard I try. In fact, I've just stopped ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Oreo-maker Mondelez International announced the launch of a savory snack brand Tuesday tailor-made for today's health-conscious consumers, even as merger speculation continues to envelop the company.
In ...Read more
The Redesign Toolkit: A DIY Guide to Budget-Friendly Interior DesignMichele Schweppe
Written by a certified redesign specialist, this eBook teaches you how to use budget-friendly interior design to transform the place you live into a place you love. The Redesign Toolkit provides everything you need to complete your home improvement projects, including ...
In one episode of "Friends," Chandler -- who never works out -- admits that he actually belongs to a gym. Seems that whenever he goes in to terminate his membership, an attractive woman named Maria changes his mind. So ...Read more
Dear Amy: I am a 23-year-old female. Recently, my grandfather (my mother's father) died. He and I were estranged due to his ongoing molestation of me and my cousin, culminating in him raping me when I was 11. He was never ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: There is an extensive history of ADHD in my family. My son, who was formally diagnosed at 8 and is now 14, has just started taking meds. His transition to high school was difficult to manage. In looking at ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: Because I had a promiscuous past prior to getting married, it was understandable that my husband and I have gone through some rough patches. It's been three years since our wedding, and he still can't let it go ...Read more
Q: Does God keep a record of everything we do? That kind of scares me, because I know I'm not perfect, and God probably doesn't like some of the things I do. -- J.H.G.
A: Yes, God knows everything that goes on in our ...Read more
King Henry VIII is renown for having had six wives, two of whom he executed. But he also is an infamous glutton. He expanded the kitchens at Hampton Court Palace to 55 rooms, had over 200 people on his kitchen staff, and ...Read more
Dear Amy: I am a 20-year-old woman who has been in a two-year relationship with a guy who has been my good friend for seven years.
Last summer, we were apart for three months when I moved across the country for an ...Read more
DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife, age 67, has been under treatment for Hashimoto's thyroiditis for 18 years now. The diagnosis was confirmed by antibody tests, and she has been taking some form of thyroid medication ever since. She...Read more
DEAR ABBY: My daughter-in-law is extremely jealous of the close relationship I have with my daughter. If I spend time with my daughter and grandson, she gets mad at me and keeps my grandchildren from me. I need advice on ...Read more
Q: I know we're not supposed to have bad thoughts about others, but to be honest, what difference does it make? As long as I keep my thoughts to myself, they don't really hurt anyone, do they? -- Mrs. T.F.
A: Yes, ...Read more
Dear Amy: My three siblings and I are planning a mountain getaway for our parents' 50th wedding anniversary celebration. My parents will be in the master suite room. We have all agreed to split their cost and expenses as a...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I will be spending a couple of months visiting my daughter, who is a single mom. She has asked me to help her wake her 8- and 11-year-old kids in the morning and have them ready for school.
Unfortunately, she ...Read more
Inside Health & Spirit
- They hate doctors. They don't exercise enough. But they want to live forever.
- Myofascial release therapy for pain
- UnitedHealth Group targeted by whistleblower lawsuit
- Repeal of health care law could mean return to 'high-risk pools'
- Amid merger speculation, Oreo-maker Mondelez launches new health-focused brand