| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
For two women, art is an integral part of life. From designing, to painting and creating, art is part of them – and, in their own ways, so is breast cancer.
Plantation resident Judy Polstra has had many breast cancer scares in the last few years,...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Exhibt: Stories to Share Part IV
North Regional Library, Coconut Creek
Guests are invited to stop by the library’s art gallery to view Susan Buzzi’s book of photographs and stories from breast cancer survivors. Call...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Three of the five appointees announced Thursday to the Board of Governors of the State University System have South Florida ties. All are prominent in the business community.
Gov. Rick Scott’s appointees include Harry “Wayne”...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Ethics restrictions prohibiting local elected officials from accepting anything of value – a cup of coffee, a glass of wine or a meal – from lobbyists, vendors or anyone else with business before them are much too restrictive for Hollywood...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Here's what hapepned on Ann Romney's visit Thursday to Fort Lauderdale.
Ann Romney toured the Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, read a Dr. Seuss book to a small group of young patients, and met with hospital employees, cancer survivors and...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Larry Day of Fort Lauderdale, husband of national Republican Party leader Sharon Day, died on Tuesday.
He'd been critically ill for some time and had been at Broward Health Medical Center, known to many as Broward General Medical Center.
While living in...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The man squirming in front of the “60 Minutes” cameras on Sunday night was familiar to those who follow politics and health care in Broward County.
Alan Levine, the former chief executive of the North Broward Hospital District – the...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:59 AM
El Departamento de Salud del condado de Broward anunció esta semana contar con una subvención de $150,000 para realizar diagnósticos gratuitos de cáncer cervical y al seno a mujeres de edad mediana.
"Esta subvención intenta ayudar a las mujeres entre 50...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Comer tres o más raciones de arándanos (blueberries) y fresas por semana podría ayudar a reducir en las mujeres hasta en un tercio de posibilidades el riesgo de un ataque cardiaco, según un informe presentado recientemente por la Asociación Americana...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:15 AM
There is 12-year-old Davaxha Trollinger's colorful exterior: hot pink threads woven through her hair and a tie-dye dress. And then there's the dark and grim reality of a growing brain tumor beneath that.
Davaxha was born with neurofibromatosis type 1, a...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:09 PM
En la batalla contra los males cardiacos, hay un enemigo oculto en la cocina: la sal. Por eso, la Asociación Americana del Corazón (AHA) propuso recientemente un reto que dicen es fácil de cumplir y que tiene grandes beneficios, y éste es "Bajar el...