| May 30, 2014
| 10:47 AM
The Washington Redskins on Friday released their training camp schedule for the summer in Richmond.
The Redskins open camp July 24. It runs through Aug. 11 at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center at
Typically, gates open at 8 a.m. and...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:17 PM
The Affordable Care Act with its mandate that everyone must carry health insurance was expected to bring a dip in expensive emergency room use, the refuge of the uninsured for non-emergency treatment. The promise of reduced health care costs was part of...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:31 AM
The DaVinci robot adopted by local hospitals has seen a plunge in sales as the manufacturer reports fewer hysterectomies and robotic procedures overall, though gerneral surgeries using it have risen. Surgeons at Sentara Norfolk General, Riverside Regional...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Former William and Mary All-American Megan Moulton-Levy gained her first Women’s Tennis Association doubles crown Sunday, joining Croatia’s Darija Jurak to beat Hungary’s Timea Babos and Belarus’ Olga Govortsova 7-6...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Bon Secours is inviting moms to join the popular "Moms in Motion" fitness program, which combines training for an event with socializing and support for a charitable cause.
Moms in Motion has snowballed from a running group of 14 new mothers in Santa...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Two national stories grabbed the headlines this week: The release of 2012 Medicare data regarding physician reimbursements, and the revelation that there had been 23 deaths over 15 years at Veteran Affairs medical centers nationwide due to delayed...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Chattering together in Spanish, the students entered the large, bare room before switching to English to greet their teacher, MaLuisa Castro.
"How are you? You want coffee?" responded Castro, a petite Filipina with an expansive personality. Then, the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Mental health workers had six hours to find a suitable psychiatric bed for Gus Deeds, the mentally ill son of state Sen. Creigh Deeds, being held under an emergency custody order for evaluation. When the ECO time elapsed before Rockbridge County Community...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Preventing and managing chronic diseases has taken center stage with local health systems trying to control costs and improve outcomes for patients.
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital offers free diabetes management classes on the second and fourth...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:45 AM
He could hear the crunch of bone on bone. Every step reminded him of a multitude of youthful injuries from playing football and basketball. A year ago, his left ankle swelled from post-traumatic arthritis. "I had a lot of sprains. It rolled real easily....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 10:55 PM
Corey White had 17 points and 14 rebounds Thursday as Heritage won its first-round game in the Scope Holiday Invitational in Norfolk, defeating Landstown 55-46.
The victory earned the Hurricanes a semifinal berth Friday against one of Hampton...