| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Lupus walk a success thanks to efforts
The 10th annual Alliance for Lupus Research Petoskey Walk with Us to Cure Lupus was a great success on Saturday, June 9, in Petoskey thanks to the walkers, volunteers, and great sponsors. The $20,000-plus...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:37 PM
It hurts to walk. It hurts to sleep. It hurts to hug.
And it hurts when people don't understand.
You must be a complainer or a hypochondriac, they think. Maybe it's all in your head.
You look fine — why don't you get better?
If there is a form...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Mt. Lake Terrace, Wash.: Nicole Marie Funmaker (1971-2012) went to be with Jesus on May 1, 2012. She was a resident of Mount Lake Terrace, Wash. She graduated from Mobridge High School in 1989 and attended Central Indian Bible College before moving to the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 2:54 PM
A South Side woman with multiple health issues has died after a traffic crash in the Chatham neighborhood last November, authorities said today.
Kim Ware, 41, of the 5700 block of South Indiana Avenue, was pronounced dead at 3:05 p.m. Wednesday at the...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:09 PM
John Lara, whose irreverent cartoons appeared in Laguna Beach, Orange County and national newspapers, died Jan. 15 of complications from lupus. He was 56.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Little Church by the Sea, 468...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:33 PM
It doesn’t look like much -- Janet Althen places what looks like a small flashlight with an inverted colored bulb on certain points of the body, holding it there for about 30 seconds -- but for Althen’s patients, as well as a growing number of...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Celebrity hairstylist Angelo David is known for his trendsetting vision and Couture Hair Extensions.
PIX11 attended the launch of his latest product, Premier Volume Spray. The product adds incredible fullness and volume to hair without creating stiffness...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Nancy Weirich was born to be a teacher.
For about 25 years, she worked in her chosen profession, the majority of the time as a third-grade teacher for Washington County Public Schools.
“Nancy influenced a lot of people,” said her husband,...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Dreamed of being a doctor but never made it to medical school?
Well, now you have a chance to at least study like one.
The University of Medicine School of Medicine will tonight launch the 12th year of its Mini Med School, a series for free courses that...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 7:59 PM
The family of an inmate who died while in custody filed a tort claim against the state Wednesday.
Rachel Wood died behind bars in April as a result of medical negligence.
While behind bars Wood started to get sick from complications of lupus. ...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:46 PM
John Genesta doesn't consider himself a victim.
After an accident at the Sawdust Art Festival rendered him helpless, Genesta seems positive.
"You have to take life as it comes and hope for the best," he said over the phone Wednesday.
One fact has...