| Dec 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Ten years after a horrific car accident that killed her husband, an Orlando mother went back to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children to find and thank the people who helped save her child.
Her story is captured in a short movie called The Thank You...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Florida Hospital and Orlando Health officials have teamed up for an Affordable Care Act educational campaign in hopes of persuading their uninsured patients get coverage at the federal health insurance marketplace.
The goal is to eventually shift the...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Expand health coverage
Regarding the article "Hospitals launch campaign for ACA" in Wednesday's Sentinel, I applaud Florida Hospital and Orlando Health for proactively working to serve the nearly half-million residents who remain uninsured in Central...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:44 PM
When you're asleep in the operating room, your surgeon is most likely listening to music. But what kind of music and why?
An article in the Christmas issue of the British Medical Journal sheds light on the matter by summing up research findings and...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 1:05 PM
A cutting-edge piece of equipment has arrived in Central Florida to join the fight against cancer.
The device for delivering radiation to cancerous tumors — known as a superconducting synchrocyclotron proton accelerator — was lowered into...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:10 PM
SunRail ridership rose a bit in October, reversing a three-month slide that had seen the average number of daily riders dip to just above 3,000.
Spokesman Steve Olson said SunRail officials recently increased marketing efforts to attract more passengers...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Ocoee's Health Central Hospital is getting 40 additional rooms thanks to a $13.8 million grant from the West Orange Healthcare District.
“This 40-room addition to the hospital will benefit west Orange County residents in a couple of very...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Still revered by doctors, the Hippocratic Oath dates back to the fifth century B.C. Of its nearly 400 translated words, most people recognize only a paraphrased snippet: "Do no harm."
There's also a line that reads, "Whatever houses I may visit, I...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:00 PM
El color morado estuvo por todas partes en las afueras de uno de los edificios del complejo hospitalario de Orlando Health en Orange Avenue, lugar hasta donde llegaron jugadores y ejecutivos del Orlando City Soccer Club para lucir la que será su primera...
| Nov 18, 2014
Al-Anon: 12-step group open to families and friends coping with problem drinkers. Daytime and evening meetings at various locations. Free. 407-896-4929 or 407-265-7334.
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Support groups for caregivers. 10 a.m....
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:53 AM
CLERMONT — Susan McLean affectionately calls her pet project "The Big House."
McLean, 68, has been on the board of trustees at South Lake Hospital for about 26 years, 10 of those years in her current position as chairman. She's seen a lot of...