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  • Stratford Gym Is A Memorial To A Young Athlete

    Stratford Gym Is A Memorial To A Young Athlete
                  After the tragic death of Erin Babieanu , who died during a fatal car accident in Jamaica when her taxi hit an oncoming truck which instantly killed the driver and seriously  injured the others in the vehicle. Erin Marie Babieanu died due...
  • Unaffordable care in Bel Air

    Unaffordable care in Bel Air
    I am 59 years old, have been a practicing family physician for 30 years and I can't wait to pay my new health care premium for 2015. This past year, I paid $680 a month for my wife and me with a $5,400 deductible. With the Affordable Care Act, in 2015,...
  • Boy's illness confounds doctors

    Boy's illness confounds doctors
    Jason and Jasmine DeMatteis were desperate when they flew to Cincinnati in search of a diagnosis for their 18-month-old son, Jude. Because the Cincinnati Children's Hospital is out of their HMO health plan's network, the cost of Jude's work-up would...
  • Massage for cancer patients is a touch of care, controversy

    ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. Nansea Gratz pulled off her fleece beanie, the kind with little ears, revealing wisps of gray hair on an otherwise bald head. She removed her fuzzy pink socks and asked an attentive massage therapist to touch her feet, because the...
  • Bring in the nurses � stat

    Some of the largest health care systems in America do not have any nurses serving on their boards of directors. That is a huge oversight, especially in a time of rapid change in health care delivery, when consumers and providers would benefit from...
  • Cut costs by getting your health plan to cover more of your care

    We don't have to tell you that the cost of health insurance has been steadily rising. The average U.S. worker with employer-provided coverage now pays $9,695 per year in premiums and other out-of-pocket costs for a family of four, according to the...
  • Dr. Leon E. Kassel, internal medicine physician, dies at 92

    Dr. Leon E. Kassel, internal medicine physician, dies at 92
    Dr. Leon E. Kassel, a retired internal medicine physician who set up and ran the outpatient program at Sinai Hospital, died Dec. 2 of congestive heart failure. He was 92. Known for his diligent care for his patients, Dr. Kassel was a resident of the...
  • Where employers use quality control to shape healthcare

    Where employers use quality control to shape healthcare
    Forty miles north of Seattle, in the largest building in the world, Boeing assembles its biggest commercial airliners. Thousands of workers on a 98-acre factory floor piece together hulking wings and fuselage pieces, miles of electrical wiring and...
  • Adult survivors of childhood cancer get help with late effects of treatment

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. With her bright eyes and peaches-and-cream complexion, Ashley Dado is a picture of youthful health. You'd wonder why this 22-year-old college senior needs regular mammograms and heart scans. To understand, you have to go back to when she...
  • Work hour limits for doctors in training don't improve patient safety

    Work hour limits for doctors in training don't improve patient safety
    Do you think you would be better at your job if you weren’t allowed to work for more than 80 hours per week? What if you were forced to clock out after working for 28 hours in a row? If you’re a new doctor in your first years of training...
  • Caridad, Eye Associates team up to give the 'Gift of Sight'

    Caridad, Eye Associates team up to give the 'Gift of Sight'
    A 13-year-old boy from West Palm Beach is hit in the eye by a stone from a slingshot and develops a cataract, losing vision in that eye. A 40-year-old father of two has a significant cataract making it difficult for him to work and earn a living. A...