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  • Talking With ... Leslie Molony: Searching for partners for research institute

    Talking With ... Leslie Molony: Searching for partners for research institute
    Leslie Molony, 57, recently joined Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute as senior director of business development. With a background in drug discovery, Molony will establish new ventures at the Lake Nona campus. She spoke with Sentinel staff writer...
  • Mother's worst nightmare turns to hope

    Mother's worst nightmare turns to hope
    Five years ago this month, my second son, Tristan, started to complain that his vision had gotten blurry. I also had noticed he was gulping down everything in sight, and he seemed to be urinating constantly. The day before Thanksgiving, I took Tristan,...
  • More illness tied to agent orange

    Patrick Murray, a combat veteran who served in Vietnam in 1969, was diagnosed with diabetes at age 32. No one else in his family has had diabetes. "For me to get diabetes at such a young age, the only way I could figure it was, it was Vietnam," the 60-...
  • Diabetes' civil war

    Diabetes' civil war
    As a person living with Type 1 diabetes, Angie Hashemi-Rad must prick her fingers and give herself insulin every day to stay alive. But nothing irritates her more than having people mistakenly assume she has Type 2 diabetes — and then suggest she...
  • For long life, reach for the pumpkin, carrots and squash

    As you gaze across the bountiful Thanksgiving offerings on your table this year, be grateful for the life-extending benefits of orange. Orange as in alpha-carotene. Orange as in pumpkin, carrots and squash, the foods richest in this phytonutrient. A study...
  • 28 Health Tips from Dr. Oz

    Dr. Mehmet Oz is counting down the things you need to know. From alternative treatments to energy boosters to the worst meals in America, Dr. Oz gives his 7 incredible health lists that everyone needs: 7 Red Flags Your Body is Aging Too Fast - Ring...
  • Working Overtime is Bad for the Heart

    Working Overtime is Bad for the Heart
    Who didn't suspect it? Working overtime, according to a long-term study, may do a number on the ticker. The finding, which was published in the European Heart Journal, found that rates of angina, nonfatal heart attacks and death from heart-related...
  • Digging deeper into superfruits

    Digging deeper into superfruits
    The health halo that crowns berries — the original "superfruit" — hasn't slipped a bit over the years. Ever since it was discovered that berries have very high total antioxidant capacity, the public has had a veritable love fest for berries,...
  • Are you over age 30 and overweight? If the answers are yes, you need to do something about it

    Are you over age 30 and overweight? If the answers are yes, you need to do something about it During the past 40 years, obesity has been on the rise. Today, more than one third of American women are obese. While most women are more concerned with body...
  • The traits of dementia

    Q. My mom was recently diagnosed with vascular dementia. How is that different from Alzheimer's? Dan, La Cañada Vascular dementia is widely considered the second-most-common type of dementia. It develops when impaired blood flow to parts of the brain...
  • 'Meat' the Bad Boys at the Counter

    'Meat' the Bad Boys at the Counter
    Eating bacon, sausage, hot dogs and other processed meats can raise the risk of heart disease and diabetes, U.S. researchers said May 17 in a study that identifies the real bad boys of the meat counter. Eating unprocessed beef, pork or lamb appeared...