A Bishop's Perspective: A time to say 'Gunalcheesh'

...take God and God's many gifts for granted when all is well in our lives. Sometimes, we only turn to God on in times of sickness, sorrow and great need. But this holiday is an opportunity to foster a grateful spirit and to receive the blessing that comes...
Health officials: Take sickness seriously

An enterovirus outbreak and the impending influenza season mean taking precautions to avoid the spread of sickness is important, especially in the most vulnerable populations. "This is the time of year when cold virus activity starts picking...
My Turn: 'Death with dignity' cannot be self-inflicted

...would celebrate our marriage in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health, until death do us part. We have had some wonderful...bind themselves to each other "in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health, until death do they part."For Christians...
3 climbers with altitude sickness rescued high on Mount McKinley

...climbers, each on his own and each debilitated by altitude sickness while high on Mount McKinley, help came Monday night from...who was semi-conscious and non-ambulatory due to altitude sickness, McLaughlin said. Though he had been a member of the same...
Theatre in the Rough opens 'The Winter's Tale'

...she is pregnant with his baby. Things get worse from there. The young prince Mamillius (Callahan Fowler) dies of wasting sickness in his mother's absence. And when the queen's daughter is born while she is still in jail, the king is barely dissuaded...
Today in history

...McCreery (TV: "American Idol" winner) is 21.Thought for Today: "It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion...
Pride Chorus annual concert Saturday

...Wood noted that many members have had personal hardships over the past year, "whether it be a death of a loved one, sicknesses or surgeries, or caring for aging parents." Wood said they continue to provide support while embracing music and performing...
Ginkgo biloba may help skiers, climbers avoid altitude sickness

...remarkable protection against altitude sickness for climbers on a Himalayan expedition...climbers, who all had experienced altitude sickness on previous expeditions, into two groups...experienced one or more symptoms of altitude sickness, compared to 82 percent in the placebo...
Through sickness and health, to France and back: a family adventure

...spending winter in Juneau with our son, dog, cat and hamster keeping the pipes from freezing? I don't think so. Through sickness and health, to France and back. That's how I remember those vows anyway. So through a sequence of good luck and, well...
Sheufelt on pace to win Race Across America

...the 3,000-mile race until suffering from altitude sickness in Colorado."She started having shortness of breath...Sheufelt said. "We had to get her to a hospital."The sickness was a surprise as Sheufelt had trained across the Colorado...


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