Online gaming isolates man from his family and friends

DEAR ABBY: I am a 34-year-old man who is somewhat socially awkward. I want to start dating and hopefully find that special someone. The problem is, I have an addiction. It’s not to alcohol or drugs, but to online games.

I have been gaming since I was 18, shortly after I

Warm water is the key when battling hemorrhoids

Hello dear readers, and welcome to the first letters column of autumn. Are we alone in wondering how summer flew by so quickly? Here at Ask the Doctors headquarters, you’ve kept our mailboxes full, so we’re diving in.


With the firestorm that is going on between the U.S. House of Representatives and the president, we thought it is important to better understand of some of the terminology being used from both sides of the issues.

Please, more Democratic debates

With all the rancor in politics these days, the CNN/New York Times Democratic debate on Tuesday night delivered a rare moment of comity: Twelve Democrats agreed, apparently without compensation, to appear in a Donald Trump ad.

Firearm seizures keep rising

The number of illegally used or owned guns taken off the streets in Oklahoma’s two most populous cities continues to be on the rise. Data from the Oklahoma City and