| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:36 PM
— On the day Stan Bowman arrived at Notre Dame as a freshman in 1991, he had walking pneumonia and a broken ankle from crashing his golf cart.
A feeble Bowman needed crutches to hobble from his Keenan Hall dorm to the infirmary, a place he visited...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Sometimes, your TV delivers a surprise. Click it on, and the last channel you’d been watching comes to life again with something you would never have watched otherwise.
Like the Three Stooges.
What I saw on the TV screen didn’t look like a...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Dr. Walter E. Dandy Jr., a retired Baltimore anesthesiologist who helped establish the intensive care unit at Union Memorial Hospital and later served as its medical director, died July 11 of pneumonia at the Broadmead retirement community in...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 4:17 AM
SOUTH BEND -- South Bend residents Samara and Nick Dulik started a nonprofit organization that provides care packages for parents and siblings of children spending more than three days in pediatric hospitals. Cayleigh’s Friends Inc. was created...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Nathan Woessner is sitting up, watching cartoons and -- for the first time since being buried in a sand dune -- talking.
The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital said the 6-year-old boy has been taken off a ventilator and is...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The boy rescued last week after being buried for hours in an Indiana sand dune has had his condition upgraded to good as his health continues to improve, hospital officials said today.
Thursday, word came that Nathan Woessner was sitting up, watching...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Evan Cherney never saw any reason to tell his football coaches that the constant ear infections wreaked havoc with his equilibrium.
The baseball coaches did not need to be aware that he was slowed by pneumonia.
Sick was the Neuqua Valley senior's...
| Jul 3, 2013
Patients hospitalized for chronic illnesses often struggle after they are sent home, especially if they lack social support or money to manage their complex health needs.
So doctors are launching a pilot program at the University of Illinois Hospital...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Ashton Springer, who produced plays ranging from "No Place to Be Somebody" to the Tony-nominated "Bubbling Brown Sugar," died of pneumonia Monday in Mamaroneck, N.Y. He was 82.
Springer was one of the first African-Americans to bring plays and musicals...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Suspected Nazi war criminal
Laszlo Csatary, 98, a Hungarian war crimes suspect who allegedly brutalized and deported thousands of Jewish prisoners to the infamous Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz during World War II, died of...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:36 PM
With the same teen spirit they used to cheer him on at football games, Smithsburg High School students filled the bleachers for a different reason Thursday night — to pull for a classmate who was critically injured in a recent car crash.