| Feb 24, 2015
| 1:11 PM
Pediatricians at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk, a specialty regional hospital, cautioned against potential misunderstandings regarding the peanut allergy study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on...
| Feb 1, 2015
There's a new discount prescription drug card in town. Paramount Rx, a North Carolina-based prescription benefits management company, has launched Hampton Roads Rx with Farm Fresh Food and Pharmacy as its preferred provider.
The free cards, which can be...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:06 PM
A Norfolk-based children's hospital is scouting locations across Newport News to establish an urgent care center for children and infants.
Officials with Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters (CHKD) confirmed Wednesday that the regional medical...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Stewardship Virginia, a statewide campaign to encourage and recognize volunteer activities with a tangible impact on Virginia's natural resources, continues this year with events across the state. The campaign's fall activities run through Oct. 31, a...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The year had more than its share of headline-grabbing stories in health care. Here are just a few to look back on and reflect. It's also an opportunity to assess what worked and what didn't, and what goals to set in 2015.
•The Affordable Care and...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:58 PM
York County School Board member Barbara S. Haywood was honored by colleagues and friends Monday for 25 years of consecutive service on the School Board.
"You are the wind beneath the wings of the York County School Board," said Carl James, chief...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 5:48 AM
The Bank of America Charitable Foundation awarded $175,000 in grants to 16 Hampton Roads nonprofits focused on helping people access affordable care and basic human services programs.
“Access to affordable medical care and food are critical to...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Phillip Basnight and Colin Cross are a couple of William and Mary graduates who used to work the sound board at campus concerts. They started messing around in a homemade recording studio and, more by accident than design, ended up with a CD full of...
| Oct 26, 2014
CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF THE KING'S DAUGHTERS, Norfolk
Certification: Currently the state does not have a trauma designation for pediatrics, but the hospital has "all of the services required for comprehensive pediatric trauma care, from ER care to the...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:49 PM
A child whose Tuesday morning death was under investigation by the Norfolk Police Department has died from natural causes, a police spokesman said.
Shortly before 6 a.m., Norfolk Fire Rescue responded to the 100 block of West Morrell Circle for a report...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:19 AM
In the 4300 block of Journeys End Lane
A report of damaged property was received on Nov. 2 from a resident. The residence appears to have bullet hole in a far left side bedroom wall. Resident heard gunshots between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.,...