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  • 5 ways to fight inflammation: Cancer, heart disease, diabetes linked to problem

    If inflammation ranks low on your list of health concerns, it may be time to bump it up. The reason: Inflammation, or your body's response to injury or infection, has been associated with arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, and even cancer. So what can you do to fight it? Exercise, finds a new study published in the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science In Sports.
  • Study offers clue to link between swine flu shot, narcolepsy

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect — the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened. The vaccine Pandemrix never was used in the United...

    Karyn Pieciak graduates with honors

    Karyn Pieciak, daughter of Richard and Donna Pieciak, of Sykesville, graduated summa cum laude from The Catholic University of America on May 16 with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing. During her college career, she also completed CUA's...

    Scholarship carries on 'Tracey's dream'

    Scholarship carries on 'Tracey's dream'
    When Joshua Mendelson leaves Deerfield in August to attend Vanderbilt University, he'll be doing so partly in memory of someone he has never met — Tracey Beth Rumick. Like Mendelson, Tracey Beth Rumick graduated from Deerfield High School and...

    S. Florida teen duo land on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' website

    S. Florida teen duo land on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' website
    It was just another Friday night in Coral Springs for friends Ismail "Izzy" Ercan and Carson Poltorack. The pop violin duo recorded themselves performing a violin rendition of Avicii's "Wake Me Up." They posted it on YouTube. Next thing the 18-year-...