| May 6, 2015
| 8:30 PM
Q: After 50 years, I've finally decided to eat healthier. Is it too late to make a difference in my health?
A: No, it's never too late. And the potential improvements in health may happen much faster than you ever imagined. Switching from a "Western"...
| May 5, 2015
| 2:31 PM
Dr. Ben Carson's recently announced presidential campaign means he won't have time to help lead Baltimore company Vaccinogen anymore, the company said Tuesday.
Carson stepped down from his role as chairman of Vaccinogen's board of directors. Andrew L....
| May 5, 2015
| 1:37 PM
One doesn't need to be an adult to make a powerful impact on the world.
By running laps around a field, students at Wadsworth's Prairie Trail School learned that lesson Friday while raising more than $2,500 for the American Cancer Society.
| May 4, 2015
| 3:07 PM
More than 800 participants walked, ran, volunteered or came out to support the annual "Stepping Up to Wellness" Run/Walk May 3 in Libertyville to benefit the Cancer Wellness Center in Northbrook.
"It could not be a more beautiful day," said Amy Coan...
| May 3, 2015
| 12:41 PM
Bernice B. Hoeper, who founded the A. Eugene Hoeper Foundation, Deaf Outreach, died April 23 of colon cancer at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown. She was 88.
The daughter of Edwin Borchardt and Lorena Borchardt, farmers, the former Bernice Borchardt...
| May 1, 2015
| 1:57 AM
No auto dealership group has ever sold 10 million vehicles, and AutoNation wants to celebrate when it passes that milestone this spring.
The auto retailer is planning its biggest promotion yet, with car giveaways, trips to an IndyCar Grand Prix in...
| May 1, 2015
A diabetes educator will discuss and offers suggestions on how make simple nutrition and exercise changes to achieve weight loss, lower blood pressure, prevent diabetes and lower cholesterol from 4:30 p.m. to 5 :30 p.m. May 13 and from 2...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 1:21 PM
Relay for Life of Pembroke Pines raised more than $143,000, surpassing the $135,000 goal, during the recent overnight American Cancer Society fundraiser at Walter C. Young Middle School.
The Pines event has raised more than $3 million over 17 years....
| Apr 27, 2015
| 7:38 PM
President Obama proposes to plunk down $215 million on "precision medicine," and the National Institutes of Health and its National Cancer Institute will spend it by sequencing the whole genome of a million or more Americans.
Is whole-genome testing the...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 1:30 PM
The Merriam-Webster New Explorer Dictionary, copyright 2005, defines the family as, 1 a group of individuals living under one roof and under one head: HOUSEHOLD, 2 a group of persons of common ancestry: CLAN, 3 a social unit usually consisting of one or...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 3:45 AM
Former WESH-Channel 2 anchor Wendy Chioji hosts another "Surviving & Thriving" special this weekend about people dealing with health obstacles.
She taped the WKMG-Channel 6 program several weeks ago, just before receiving encouraging news about her...