|
|
|
Morning Sun
    • HEALTH

  • The latest health news on nutrition, advice and your well being
Posted at 7:23 AM

As the chilly weather sets in, a change is coming to Pittsburg State, and the Tobacco Task Force is preparing to help people adjust.Starting on Jan. 1, the "soft" tobacco ban on campus will take effect. All ashtrays will be removed and anyone found to be smoking cigarettes, "vaping" e-cigarettes or chewing tobacco will be encouraged to stop.In the summer of 2015, the "hard" ban will take effect, and an as-yet-undefined system of penalties or requirements will be in place for...

Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 10:30 PM

One expert address the causes behind holiday-season migraines.

Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 1:01 AM

TIP OF THE WEEKHello, winter! The days of sunny carefree runs are long gone thanks to snowy and slippery conditions. Thankfully, the trusty treadmill is not a one trick pony. Mix up your workout these four ways to...

Posted Dec 12, 2014 at 1:01 AM

TIP OF THE WEEKDo you reach for comfort foods or junk food when you’re stressed? You know you shouldn't, but you probably feel you need something to help you during that intense period. With a few tips from culinary...

Posted Dec 4, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Some parents have difficulty expressing their emotions, specifically, telling their children that they love them. Although children need to be aware that Mom or Dad love them, do they continually need to be told? Many factors are involved in the...

Updated Dec 1, 2014 at 9:18 AM

By David GannonMore Content NowThe holidays cause most of us to reflect about many things in our lives. Perhaps one of the things to think about is gratitude — an appreciation of the favors in our lives. Of course we...

Posted Nov 28, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekWhen your car runs out of fuel, it doesn't run properly. When your body runs out of fuel, the same thing happens. To avoid empty tank syndrome, fuel with carbohydrates pre-workout.1. Coffee is...

Posted Nov 21, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekYou don't want to be a Scrooge, but every year at the holidays, you wonder why your seasonal allergies are still bothering you. Why are you sneezing, wheezing and coughing while everyone else is caroling,...

Updated Nov 20, 2014 at 11:11 AM

Q: Shouldn’t I worry more about Ebola this year than the flu?A: Ebola is due to infection with the RNA Ebola virus. The almost 15,000 people infected and more 5,000 deaths in West Africa, as well as the small number of cases here in...

Updated Nov 20, 2014 at 11:01 AM

There is no good time to become sick. However, there are certain times, when sickness strikes that are worse than others. Getting sick in the middle of the night is one of them.There are a variety of reasons why illness at 3 a.m. appears...

Posted Nov 18, 2014 at 10:15 AM

Several years of improving upon improvements led to Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg receiving exciting recognition.The hospital was one of 1,224 hospitals in the United States to receive recognition as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar