| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:01 PM
The Panthers have certainly taken their lumps from the superstar-laden Penguins over the years, but never have they left Steel City with the mumps.
They hope their mump-less streak continues.
Friday they practiced at the Consol Energy Center, where...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 8:26 PM
NEW YORK -- The New York Rangers are in the midst of their longest winning streak in 40 years and it continued Saturday night thanks mostly to a one-man show.
Center Derek Stepan accounted for all his team's scoring, registering his third career hat...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:25 AM
MERIDEN — Rick Chubet paces from machine to machine inside a clean, white lab at Protein Sciences.
The vaccine scientist pulls up to a monitor displaying fresh results from a test. Two lines, one blue, one red, cut across a graph. He walks to...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Two big-named talents have been sidelined by what are normally thought of as childhood ailments.
Filmmaker and actress Angelina Jolie said on Friday she has chicken pox and will not be able to attend events for World War Two drama "Unbroken," her...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin isn’t a doctor, but when he saw the photos of returning NHL MVP Sidney Crosby's facial swelling on social media two nights ago, his diagnosis was immediate.
“Obviously, it looks like mumps symptoms,&...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Pittsburgh Penguins star center Sidney Crosby was diagnosed with the mumps, the team announced Sunday.
The Penguins said that Crosby will be monitored daily but expect him to be through the infectious period by Monday.
Crosby has been ruled out of...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The NHL's baffling mumps outbreak added a high-profile patient over the weekend in Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, who practiced and spoke to the media Friday before tests confirmed the diagnosis.
Although the outbreak so far has been confined...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Defenseman Duncan Keith has an illness and will not be in the lineup when the Chicago Blackhawks face the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night at the United Center.
Coach Joel Quenneville said the veteran "came in sick" and will miss his first game of the...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Dr. Anne Schneider, a family medicine physician with Edward Medical Group, suggests keeping your children current on their vaccinations to help protect your community and schools from outbreaks of disease.
“Immunizations help protect infants,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:07 PM
Ducks forward Andrew Cogliano hasn't missed a day of work since making his NHL debut with the Edmonton Oilers in 2007. That was 562 games ago, not that Cogliano's been keeping track.
So when St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester missed Sunday's...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Ducks right wing Corey Perry was injured Friday during the first period of the team’s game against the Wild at the Xcel Energy Center and did not return for the second period.
A team spokesman said Perry’s return was doubtful.
Perry was on...