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By Steve Bernardi and Dr. Gary KracoffMore Content NowWe’ve all heard the phrase “wonder drug.” It’s used to describe a seemingly miraculous new drug that does wonders for patients with a particular condition, often on a mass scale. Think aspirin for pain relief or the antibiotic penicillin. A modern-day example may be “the little blue pill,” Viagra, or the breast cancer treatment Herceptin.

Updated at 5:17 PM

Q: What is Devic’s disease? Is it a kind of multiple sclerosis?

Updated at 4:50 PM

HERKIMER — Village officials have been in contact with the owner of the former Glory Days building, Village Attorney Nicholas Macri reported during Monday's meeting of the Herkimer village board.

Updated at 4:42 PM

Do the various phases of the moon affect our health? Many people believe so and some scientific studies say yes, others say no.

Updated at 4:37 PM

HERKIMER — The Herkimer County Legislature will consider four resolutions pertaining to Herkimer County Community College when they meet tonight.

Updated at 4:31 PM

LITTLE FALLS — Live Shakespeare will return to the city of Little Falls this summer.

Updated at 4:03 PM

Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It's still not clear if he'll play for them. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavs will sign the No. 1 overall pick to his deal, an agreement that would prevent any...

Updated at 3:46 PM

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALLRoberts Post vs. Whitestown Post at at Murnane Field, Utica, 1 p.m.New Hartford Post vs. Fort Schuyler Post at Murnane Field, Utica, 4:30 p.m.Ilion Post vs. Smith Post at Murnane Field, Utica, 8 p.m.

Updated at 3:45 PM

Companies that insure Detroit's bonds are repeating their pledge to aggressively challenge the city's plan to get out of bankruptcy.

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