| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Breastfeeding Mamas started with five members and has grown to include 7,000 who participate via Facebook.
They will gather at the Midtown Community Center in Newport News on Saturday, Aug. 2, to participate in the International Big Latch On celebration....
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:11 PM
The first confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 were confirmed in Virginia on Wednesday.
The state Department of Health announced that lab tests from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control confirmed the presence of the virus in seven children from 10 samples...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:05 PM
A report on the financial status of hospitals in Virginia by the Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy, released Wednesday, was timed to coincide with the state's upcoming Medicaid debate.
"The financial health of the hospitals has become an...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Where's the Goodwill?
•I'm calling about the article in Sunday's paper referencing the Goodwill store that's going to be on Warwick Boulevard. You listed it as Warwick Boulevard and London Place Road. I Googled and there's no such street. 11604...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:44 PM
After a public spat involving contentious negotiations, Bon Secours Virginia Health System and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield announced Monday that Bon Secours will remain in Anthem's networks as a participating provider system.
"The main sticking...
| 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...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Working past 66 may not be everyone's idea of a dream "retirement," but for many baby-boomers, it could represent the future. A 2013 Wells Fargo survey showed that one-third of respondents expect to work until "at least 80"...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Move aside, World Cup. Hold your run, baseball. Take a seat, summer-league hoops.
Training camp is about to begin. The Washington Redskins (3-13 in 2013) will be holding a training camp for 2 1/2 weeks at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training...
| May 3, 2014
| 3:20 PM
They're on top of the world. They feel reborn. They have their lives back. The typical sacroiliac joint fusion patient has suffered debilitating pain for a decade or more, and been subject to numerous procedures and back surgeries.
For those who qualify...
| 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...