Q. I have been working out regularly and developed pain about two months ago in the back part of my left elbow. It did not swell and I did not feel a pop. However, whenever I work out the pain gets worse and I have had to cut my weight in half. I also feel some cracking in my left elbow that used to not be there. I do not want to give up my training as I like to work out in the gym at least three to four days a week. Any suggestions?
Despite the stereotype that eating disorders are largely limited to sorority sisters or models, they are becoming increasingly equal opportunity, affecting individuals of all races, genders and backgrounds. Similarly, eating disorders are becoming more common in younger children, as opposed to simply impacting older teens. So, what’s a parent to do? Despite the fact that eating disorders are often difficult to spot, here are a few red flags.
Dr. Barth Green operated on Graves for nearly 12 hours, helping the celebrated architect regain the use of his arms and hands after a virus attacked his spinal cord in 2003. Graves would go onto live a full 12 years before passing away last week at age 80.
This column is dedicated to my husband, who eats at least five peanut butter and jelly sandwiches a week. And I am sure he is not alone. There are other easily prepared foods in the house but the classic PBJ is his go-to meal, because as he says, “I like the taste.”
If you’re lucky enough to live in warm weather, you know that open-toed shoes are a year-round affair — but even if you live in a cooler climate, you know that sandal season is fast approaching. There’s no excuse for stepping out (or even padding around the house) with gnarly feet, so here are a few of my favorite ways to keep your peds pretty.
A bill to regulate home care for the elderly devolved Thursday into sarcastic debate in the state Senate when an effort was made to add an amendment that would have given an Illinois-based cancer treatment hospital chain part of what it tried unsuccessfully to get weeks ago.
In a story March 25 about Vermont legislation to impose new regulations on gun ownership, The Associated Press erroneously reported the party affiliation of Sen. Joe Benning of the Caledonia district. He is a Republican, not a Democrat.
An autism insurance bill considered dead earlier this week got a new lease on life Thursday when two key legislators from the House and Senate announced a compromise plan they hope will pass before the session ends next week.