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I'm 17, Drink Alcohol and Don't Want a Lecture May. 07, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: No lectures, please: I just seek factual information with my request here. I'm 17, and ... Read More

Be Super 'Uncool' and Keep Kids Off Pot Mar. 25, 2019

Daily Editorials

Whatever the law and pop culture say, warn your children about the psychological and physiological d... Read More

Fuel for the Brain Mar. 22, 2019

Nutrition News

A new study finds that higher consumption of vegetables and fruits is associated with lower odds of ... Read More

The Pill Solution to What Ails Us Feb. 22, 2019

C Force

Are pills the solution to all that ails us? It is a question that seems to come up often in our mode... Read More

We Know Pain, but What Is It Really? Feb. 15, 2019

C Force

According to National Retail Federation estimates, fewer people celebrated Valentine's Day this year... Read More

Type 3 Diabetes Feb. 15, 2019

Nutrition News

You've probably heard of Type 1 diabetes (mainly in children) and Type 2 diabetes (which occurs late... Read More

Act Swiftly and Urgently to Help Depressed Friend Jan. 25, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My best friend has been depressed ever since her boyfriend was killed in an automobile ... Read More

Get Smart! Put Your Heart and Legs Into Your Brain Jan. 22, 2019

Energy Express

I hate to start off in such a negative way, but I'm positive it's essential to your well-being: If y... Read More

Illiteracy in the Old Jan. 16, 2019

Wellnews

Roughly 90 percent of Americans age 65 and older use prescription drugs, with an average 20 prescrip... Read More

Sleep More, Eat Better Dec. 28, 2018

Nutrition News

Many of us look to January with a goal of eating healthier, working out more and, hopefully, losing ... Read More

Do You Know Dad's Wishes? Dec. 19, 2018

Wellnews

You've been entrusted with making difficult health care decisions for older loved ones. It's a great... Read More

Sounding the Snooze Alarm on the Sleep-Deprived Dec. 14, 2018

C Force

I left off last week's conversation with the mention of some of the results of the largest experimen... Read More

Vaccine Rates Get Shot in the Arm Dec. 05, 2018

Wellnews

Since 2015, when California legislators banned nonmedical vaccine exemptions, more and more kinderga... Read More

Aging Makes Driving Different, Even If You Still Drive Safely Nov. 23, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I want to thank you for printing the essay "Dead at Seven," by Paul O. Ketro, M.D., abou... Read More

Sister Is Not the Same Nov. 23, 2018

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: Nearly a year ago, my sister was in a devastating accident. She had been drinking heavil... Read More

Mental Illness Is a Reason, But It's Not an Excuse Nov. 19, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My sister-in-law, "Marie," has been diagnosed as bipolar but doesn't take any medication... Read More

A Yale Football Player Quits to Save His Brain Nov. 18, 2018

Steve Chapman

Andrew Grinde was not just another football player. As a running back at C.M. Russell High School in... Read More

Get in Line Nov. 07, 2018

Wellnews

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that on any given day, more than one-third ... Read More

The Case of the Stress-Filled Shrinking Brain Nov. 02, 2018

C Force

I told myself I needed to move on. I'd covered the issue of stress numerous times in the past, most ... Read More

Fiber for Your Brain Oct. 26, 2018

Nutrition News

As we age, our brain cells become inflamed and begin to produce chemicals known to impair cognitive ... Read More