Category: Health

(Illustration by Doug Griswold/MCT)

Dissecting depression

Too often phrases such as, “I’m so depressed today,” and “Man, this is too depressing” are thrown around thoughtlessly. It has become common for people to use the words “sadness” and...

(photo by McComas/McClatchy-Tribune)

Raising spina bifida awareness

Each year about 1,500 children are born with a birth defect called spina bifida, which is in a group of birth defects called neural tube defects. Dr....