Wednesday, October 31, 2012 12:00 am
Twenty-six Lodi-area residents attended a presentation last week on mental health and substance abuse services made available locally by San Joaquin County.
Friday, July 27, 2012 7:58 am
Dear Pharmacist: While in the hospital I received an IV antibiotic, and now I have to take two antibiotics while home. My pharmacist warned me to continue taking it, and not stop, but these drugs make me feel sick. What will happen if I stop too soon? — R.H, Denver, Colorado
Saturday, April 28, 2012 12:00 am
Lodi police detectives watched for three hours, staking out a home on Adobe Court in Lodi. They were waiting to search a house that was suspected of being a place for drug buys.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 12:00 am
On Nov. 17, 2011, a black Lodi SWAT truck rumbled down the 400 block of East Locust Street. The truck rolled up against a curb in front of an apartment complex and its engine shut off.
Saturday, January 7, 2012 12:00 am
A father and one of his two sons were arrested for drug
possession after Lodi police said they found nearly 100 pills and
$5,000 in drug sale money at their home.
Friday, July 22, 2011 8:06 am
Dear Readers: Recently, I asked my Facebook
fans to share their favorite folk remedies. These homegrown tips
are not intended to take the place of your physician’s advice, nor
does my printing them imply effectiveness. So don’t email me if you
wind up smelling like lasagna or a speed stick! Here is a sampling
of the submissions:
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 12:00 am
It's time to empty out the electronic mail bag and answer some
questions about the law enforcement situation in Lodi.
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 6:40 am
The following is a sample of police and fire calls received by
Lodi Police Department dispatchers:
Saturday, July 31, 2010 12:00 am
He was a nurse. Then he became a minister. Then he went into
banking. Now he's a federal prison inmate, charged with 12 armed
Thursday, May 27, 2010 12:00 am
A 19-year-old Lodi man was hospitalized after being shot during
a drug deal late Tuesday night, according to police.
Saturday, February 27, 2010 12:00 am
Dear Pharmacist: I take eight different
medications and six supplements each day. I worry constantly that
they will interact. Please tell your readers what some of the most
common interactions are?
Friday, January 2, 2009 10:00 pm
Dear Readers, This year, the FDA approved and
launched many prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) products
that may help you or someone you know. Thank you for making this
past year so good with your terrific questions, sweet comments and
support of my books. May good health shine upon you in 2009.
Friday, November 7, 2008 10:00 pm
Q: I went to your health lecture at The
Villages last week and I really enjoyed the talk. You said
ipriflavone was helpful to people with osteoporosis and I wanted
more information about how it works, the dosage and side effects.
Can you elaborate? - S.E., Lady Lake, Fla.
Friday, February 1, 2008 10:00 pm
Q: My 34-year-old son is an alcoholic and has
been in rehab for five months, court-ordered. After being out for
only two weeks, he had a relapse and then went to detox. Now, he is
taking Antabuse. How does it work, what are the side effects and
what are some other treatment options? - M.S., Lakewood,
Tuesday, December 18, 2007 10:00 pm
Less than two months after a pharmacy opened on Lodi's Eastside,
thieves broke in early Tuesday and stole a safe containing some
cash and $1,800 worth of prescription narcotics.
Friday, December 14, 2007 10:00 pm
Grace White is no stranger to adversity.
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 10:00 pm
She says she's not addicted, but a local 15-year-old Tokay High
sophomore has been smoking crystal methamphetamine since she was
Monday, September 18, 2006 10:00 pm
A Lodi man accused of robbing Lakewood Drugs at gunpoint and
demanding prescription narcotics pleaded guilty Monday and was
sentenced to six months in jail.
Monday, August 7, 2006 10:00 pm
A masked man entered Lakewood Drugs before the store had opened
Monday morning, pressed a pistol to a female employee's head and
demanded prescription drugs.