We love Thanksgiving and its star -- the beloved turkey -- but making the perfect bird can be pretty intimidating. But fear no more: Thanks to the gang over at the Mayo Clinic, everything Turkey Day -- from selection to serving -- has been demystified. Check out these 10 Tips for Choosing & Prep ... More >>
Laura Gibson is a singer-songwriter from Oregon... where pretty much all the really great indie artists come from, apparently. Seriously, it's like half of the musicians I find a brilliant music video for come either from England or the Pacific Northwest. Dreariness is apparently a muse, but I digre ... More >>
Lt. Reginald Barclay was a character on Star Trek: The Next Generation. By trade, he was an engineer, but he was well known on the show for being a massive hypochondriac. On one episode, Dr. Beverly Crusher advised Reg not to look through the Star Fleet medical database anymore because it was causin ... More >>
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple is a mild-mannered, genteel lady who ferrets out crime by using her considerable wits. Sara Paretsky's V.I. Warshawski is nothing like that. Mild manners? Nope. As a matter of fact, Warshawski has a gritty personality that grinds on just about everyone she meets. Gentee ... More >>
The Texas Attorney General's Office says a drugmaker lied in order to push an antipsychotic on foster children. So why are kids as young as three still taking the drug?
Medical effects of concussion far worse for kids.
Can the celebrated rapper get out of trouble long enough to top the charts again?
Metal legend Ronnie James Dio is one of those musicians you've probably always been aware of, even if you haven't counted yourself a huge fan. Rocks Off can sympathize, for while we've personally gone out of our way to seek his music, we've always taken it for granted that Dio would be there, hov ... More >>
He's treated thousands of people from all over the world, so why can't he get FDA approval?
Go to this private psychiatric facility, and you might be helped. Or you might be shut in a room all alone and end up like Amanda, with a broken arm. Or dead.
Most doctors say the Heimlich maneuver should not be used to save drowning victims. So why does UH professor John Hunsucker continue to teach it to lifeguards?
How taking a Parkinson's disease wonder drug apparently makes some people want to gamble and have sex all the time
Expect the Iraq war to worsen the Medical Center's reduction in Arab patients
Attorney John O'quinn says his big-business enemies are out to do him in. But the real source of his troubles may be closer to home.
A promising young lawmaker goes public with his long battle with mental depression
Spalding Gray brings his Anatomy and memories back to Houston