| Jan 26, 2015
| 3:55 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ The All-Star break interrupted five-game winning streaks for the Ducks, Detroit and Winnipeg. That success put the Ducks atop the NHL with 68 points, moved...
| Jan 24, 2015
Aspirin is one of the oldest drugs out there. And yet researchers are still learning what it can — and cannot — do.
It's clear that daily aspirin can be beneficial for people who have had a heart attack or an ischemic stroke. Scores of...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:01 AM
Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.; screening is recommended at age 50 for adults with average risk.
Bon Secours Hampton Roads is inviting participation in its 5th annual Bon Secours 5K for Colon Cancer presented by...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:00 PM
John Cornuke was excited for November to end. He knew the mustache he had been sporting for a month could be shaved.
Cornuke, an Estancia High alum (Class of 1981) who played baseball and football for the Eagles, said it felt liberating when the hair...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Kamala T. Green has been an account representative in primary care systems with the American Cancer Society for nine months. It’s a newly created position that came as a result of reorganization in 2013.
What does your job entail?
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Former Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Fuzzy Thurston, a member of Vince Lombardi's great football teams of the 1960s, has died. He was 80.
Thurston died Sunday after several years of health issues, the team said.
A pulling left guard, Thurston...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:30 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I often hear about colon cancer, but not a lot about rectal cancer. How is it diagnosed, and is it treatable?
ANSWER: Rectal cancer is cancer that occurs in the last several inches of the colon, called the rectum. The primary...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:30 PM
MOUNT DORA — Golden memories will be extra special Saturday for John and Barbara Parisian as they celebrate 50 years of marriage with about 50 close friends and family members coming from all over the U.S. and even as far as Italy.
It will be...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Don Zimmer teased his friends that his career path started as a newborn.
When he was born at Broward General Hospital, he was one of nine babies in a maternity ward that was built for seven. So the hospital staff padded dresser drawers with diapers to...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:49 AM
Yale cancer scientist Melinda Irwin says that the connection between obesity and cancer are so strong -- as are recent findings about the effectiveness of exercise and diet in treating cancer -- that pharmaceutical companies should be required to...
| Dec 27, 2014
Over a hundred presents filled the living room of the Cohen house this Christmas. Even more waited in the garage.
The giver was the same person.
The wrapping paper was torn, Christmas cards written weeks in advance were read and tears were shared....