| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Everyone knows the loudest mouth on the Knights' defense belongs to UCF senior middle linebacker Terrance Plummer.
He's the one yelling and pushing so hard on the football field that he's ended practice doubled over a trash can to vomit on more than a...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:46 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - European regulators said on Friday the benefits of Ariad Pharmaceuticals' leukemia medicine Iclusig continued to outweigh its risks, but called for strengthened warnings on the product.
The announcement by the European Medicines...
| Sep 21, 2014
Dizziness, nausea, blood clots, extreme fatigue, bone pain and rashes are all part and parcel of leukemia and its treatment. For Newport News resident Patti Minium Moonis, 48, mother of seven, it brought something else — an urgent desire to find her...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON The Department of Veterans Affairs on Tuesday announced it will soon start to cover out-of-pocket health care costs for Marine dependents who contracted cancer and other illnesses from toxic water at Camp Lejeune, as promised two years ago by...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:08 AM
When it comes to potential bone marrow donors, midshipmen at the Naval Academy are just the right candidates.
They're a young, healthy and ethnically diverse bunch. And more than 2,000 of them have now joined a program, supported by the Pentagon, to...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:39 PM
In her 28-year career, Dr. Deborah Axelrod says she's had just one patient whose advanced breast cancer inexplicably vanished.
The patient, Ann Fonfa, endured multiple surgeries to remove cancerous tumors that kept growing back. All the while, Fonfa...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:47 AM
When Ravens rookie wide receiver Jeremy Butler learned recently that a college friend had been diagnosed with leukemia, he wanted to help.
Butler got involved by supporting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on Tuesday night during an appearance at the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Joseph F. Nawrozki III, a retired investigative reporter who served on the staff of three Baltimore daily newspapers and was a Vietnam War combat veteran, died of leukemia Saturday at his Bel Air home. He was 70.
"Joe had a real instinct for the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The Arnold Palmer Medical Center has been around long enough that children who were patients there decades ago are now as old as the nurses who cared for them at the time.
Celebrating its 25th anniversary on Wednesday, Arnold Palmer has treated more...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:24 PM
His sister's hair was brown, and she was cute. Phil Ziglar remembers that.
She was mischievous, the youngest and always picked what television show to watch, over Ziglar and his other little sister, Paula. The Hagerty football coach remembers that, too....
| Sep 19, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Joshua Chambers may be only 5 years old, but he's savvy enough to understand that if life gives you an opportunity to mix whipped cream and cheerleaders, you should seize the day.
So one evening last week, he found himself armed with platefuls of...