Are all small dogs naturally yippy, or is the owner to blame?

Dear Joan: In a recent column you mentioned that your dog, Bailey,…

U.S. proposes new rules to increase organ transplants

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is overhauling parts of the nation’s transplant…

Bagged salad recalls highlight bacterial risks of prepped produce

Bagged salad is a quick and easy way to get your greens…

Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: Ethical and sustainable gifts for the season

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

  • Dec 6, 2019

Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries

Add facial cuts, bruises and fractures to the risks from cellphones and…

More than 200 patients died waiting for organ transplants in 2018: report

Wait times for organ transplants continue to cost patients their lives across…

Study suggests infants be tested for autism if older siblings diagnosed

VANCOUVER — Canadian researchers have led a study suggesting infants be tested…

Rapper T.I.’s remarks spark NY bill to end virginity tests

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York could ban intrusive tests aimed at determining…

Hating vegetables could be in your genes, study shows

Do you hate broccoli? Or, perhaps can’t stand the taste of Brussels…

Moving Benadryl behind the counter doesn’t resolve safety concerns: pharmacists

Sally McQuinn once kept her medicine cabinet stocked with Benadryl, the go-to…

‘Deceitfulness and suavity:’ Research confirms cats are hard to read

GUELPH, Ont. — Science has confirmed what many pet owners already know.…

Is it sore throat or strep throat?

A sore throat is a common symptom of an upper respiratory infection…

Shorter shopping season means a more intense scramble

NEW YORK — The mad scramble between Thanksgiving and Christmas just got…

  • Nov 29, 2019

Black Friday frenzy goes global – and not everyone’s happy

PARIS — People don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in France, or Russia, or South…

Fashion Fridays: 5 ways to look festive – fast

Kim XO keeps you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media network

Stop! Washing your holiday turkey could spread germs

NEW YORK — Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green…