| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Rocky Neck Heart Walk will take place on Sunday, Oct. 5 at 10 a.m. (registration at 9 a.m.) at Rocky Neck State Park in East Lyme. The American Heart Association encourages companies, families and friends to create a team, register at http://www....
| Sep 14, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Students race every which way across the USC campus between classes. With 10 minutes to get from one to the next, every minute counts. New white and orange bicycles sail by beach cruisers, skateboards, scooters and pedestrians.
The bicycles are the...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Jon B. Singer, a successful Baltimore businessman who was active in Jewish philanthropic causes that ranged from helping those suffering from drug abuse to mentoring young men and women starting businesses, died of pancreatic cancer Aug. 31 at his...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:35 PM
I recently completed my 10th competitive race at the American Heart Assn.'s Orange County Heart Run & Walk in Laguna Niguel.
I did not finish first. I did not set a record. In fact, I was one of the last among the 5K walkers to cross the finish line....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:33 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Only a few of the instructional videos about cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on YouTube provide accurate advice on how to perform basic life support, according to a team of Turkish emergency medicine specialists.
| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
You may associate reading nutrition labels with trying to lose weight, but the truth is, reading food labels is an important practice for everyone. Understanding all the components of a label can be a bit tricky, but once you know what you’re...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In recent years, the NBA branded LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh as "The Big Three." Yet, long before they enjoyed their successful run in Miami, reading, 'riting, and 'rithmetic reigned as the original Big Three.
However, since 2011, the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:35 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. The death of a 49ers fan at Levi's Stadium and the huge crowds who abandoned the sunny seats for shady concourses are shining a bright light on an issue that many Niner faithful were unprepared for Sunday: the heat.
It's no secret...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:47 PM
What if braces were considered fashionable and could actually boost a patient’s self-esteem?
That was the question on the minds of the daughters of a Columbia pediatric dentist when they hit upon the idea of Bracket Ears — earrings made from...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:47 AM
On Sunday, the Wellington Regional Medical Center Emergency Services and Courtyard Animal Hospital will be hosting the second annual "Charity Dog Wash" benefiting the American Heart Association.
The event will be held at the Wellington Dog Park, 2975...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
For nearly 30 million families, the trial of healthy eating goes beyond bribing kids to eat their broccoli. These clans live in food deserts — areas short of stores where nutritious, fresh food is sold.
Florida isn't immune.
Brian Lang, who...