| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:58 PM
For $19.95, consumers can know everything about a doctor, from education and board certifications to malpractice claims and settlements.
That's just one service of Fort Lauderdale-based EZ Doctor, which also provides patient scheduling and video chats...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:11 PM
Is there a safe time to let your kids play tackle football? That has yet to be determined, but a new study suggests you may want to wait until they are at least 12 years old.
Researchers found that former NFL players who started playing tackle...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:30 AM
Source: Cleveland Clinic
The myths about preventing and treating a urinary tract infection (UTI) are many, but let's get to the truth.
About 60 percent of women will experience this common malady (and the painful, frequent and...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:11 PM
In Tarahumara natives of Mexico and the highlanders of Papua New Guinea, coronary heart disease is rare. Some call them superhumans, but it makes perfect sense to Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn of the Wellness Institute at the Cleveland Clinic.
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:13 AM
Broward County hospitals have launched two legal challenges to try to block a project that calls for Plantation General Hospital to move near the campus of Nova Southeastern University.
The state Agency for Health Care Administration last month gave...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:29 PM
In 2011, IBM's Watson computer system used artificial intelligence to beat challengers on the TV quiz show "Jeopardy."
Now, physicians at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs are putting Watson to a different test: using the system to help them...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Please, someone tell me this is some kind of practical joke.
Pro Bowl defensive lineman Haloti Ngata has tested positive for Adderall and is going to miss the last month of the regular season. What, was he wearing his WWCDD (What would Chris Davis Do?)...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Third place: Jill Burgess, Coconut Creek
The recipe: Santa's whiskers
Why they're so good: Streaks of sweet cherries add a Christmas touch to an old-fashioned cookie.
Baker bio: Burgess, 51, first started making these cookies as a young girl...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:32 AM
It's supposed to be the season to be jolly — but not everyone feels like celebrating this time of year.
"It's normal (for some people) to be sad around the holidays," said Susan Forward, a therapist and author of "Mothers Who Can't Love: A Healing...
| Dec 23, 2014
In a second round of fines related to the quality of certain performance measures instituted by the Affordable Care Act, three Riverside hospitals will take a 1 percent hit in Medicare reimbursements for the next fiscal year.
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: The Cleveland Clinic
When it's dark long before dinnertime and temperatures are finger- and toe-numbing outside, the urge to hibernate hits. Although winter can be tricky, there are many ways to keep your children active...