| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
DON'T IGNORE "MILD" STROKES
Many people at risk for heart attack are also at higher risk for stroke, since the underlying disease process--atherosclerosis--can block blood flow to the brain, just as it does in the heart. Although many people know that...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 3:08 PM
March is Colon Cancer Awareness month and the staff at the Endoscopy Center at Robinwood is selling chances to win a Longaberger basket filled with goodies valued at more than $750.
All proceeds from the raffle will go to colon cancer research (charity...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:42 PM
SOUTH BEND -- When it comes to cancer screenings, ignorance is not bliss.
Knowledge and discussions with one's doctor can help a person decide which tests are right and when, five local physicians said Wednesday night during a panel discussion at Indiana...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Have you ever postponed a medical screening test? Maybe you think you really don't need it. Maybe it sounded painful. Maybe the thought of the preparation for the medical procedure or the test itself embarrassed you.
Perhaps you can...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 12:38 PM
As a nurse, Elsie Rhodes was the go-to person when family, friends and neighbors had a medical question.
“Lots of people called the house for medical advice,” said son Douglas “Doug” Rhodes of Hagerstown.
Oldest son Michael...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Albert Hall, a professional opera singer and choirmaster who began his singing career during his student days at City College, died May 13 from colon cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Towson resident was 89.
The son of a plumber and a...
| May 15, 2013
| 11:37 PM
BRAWLEY — Local residents suffering from cancer no longer have to travel far for treatment, as the Cancer Institute at the Pioneers Memorial Hospital has begun accepting patients.
The state-of-the-art center provides a full range of medical...
| May 19, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Paul L. Ensor, a retired Baltimore County police officer, died Thursday from colon cancer at Sunflower Assisted-Living in Westminster. He was 95.
The son of farmers, Paul LeRoy Ensor was born and raised in Sparks. He attended Baltimore County public...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Former Orlando Magic star Penny Hardaway isn't done with the hard courts yet. And CNN writer Wayne B. Drash and Simon and Schuster released a book today titled On These Courts documenting Penny Hardaway's return to his Memphis neighborhood to coach his...
| May 11, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Youâre a big star who wants to work for a cause, and you have a personal story tied to the cause, but where do you start? Try CK&D, an L.A.-based marketing and media firm that is helping Fortune 500 companies and non-profit organizations spread...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Car enthusiasts shared their reasons for owning classics during Sunday's Kiwanis for Fun Car Show at Johnny Carson Park.
Lori Wilcox's 1944 convertible with a rumble seat was among the 300 vehicles displayed. It's bright pink with flames painted on...