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So much for bedside manner ...

Modesty goes out the window in the hospital

Calling all organic farmers

It continues to be one of the hottest foodie and gardening trends: the quest to know where your food is grown and how.

DEAR ABBY

Seizure in classroom prompts lesson on reaction for kids

DEAR ABBY: Last week, I had a seizure in front of my fourth-grade students.

Woman’s love for boyfriend doesn’t spill over to his son

DEAR ABBY: I am in a great relationship with a wonderful man, “Kevin.” He loves me very much and we get along well.

Husband hopes wife is willing to spice up their love life

DEAR ABBY: My wife and I have been married for quite a while, and our intimate life became monotonous and unimaginative a long time ago.

Woman isn’t really attracted to the man of her dreams

DEAR ABBY: I am considered to be a quite attractive professional dancer here in Las Vegas.

Shoeless dad wants slippers inside his daughters’ homes

DEAR ABBY: We have a couple of daughters who have told us we must take off our shoes if we visit them (and our beautiful grandchildren).

Mom says dollhouse built with love isn’t up to code

DEAR ABBY: My 7-year-old granddaughter, “Kelly,” wanted a dollhouse for Christmas.

Teen, family grasp for answers following best friend’s suicide

DEAR ABBY: My 15-year-old daughter's best friend took her life today. My daughter is devastated. As a parent, I don't know what to do. I'm afraid to go to bed this evening because I want her to fall asleep before me. It hurts not...

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - Jan. 30

AQUARIUS: Look into doing some renovations at home.