| Jun 8, 2015
| 3:04 PM
Some widely used diabetes medicines help control blood sugar without the heart risks suggested by earlier research, new studies find.
Although reassuring on safety, the results disappointed some doctors who had hoped the drugs would do better and help...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 2:57 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has a fractured left knee cap and will have surgery that will end his season.
The Cavaliers said Friday that an MRI exam at Stanford Sports Medicine Clinic revealed the injury and that Irving's...
| May 29, 2015
| 5:39 PM
Hartford HealthCare announced this week that it was overhauling its IT systems to allow its patients' electronic medical records to be viewed by authorized clinicians at other hospitals in the state, and vice versa, including Yale-New Haven Health System,...
| May 27, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Source: Cleveland Clinic
If you're looking for a heart-healthy weight-loss diet to try, it appears that low-carbohydrate might be more effective than low-fat.
A recent study found that a low-carb diet is better for losing weight and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:25 PM
No Maryland hospital, not even world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital, earned a top score under a new, simplified ranking system for patient satisfaction released Thursday by federal health care authorities.
The new system — which assigns one to...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 3:43 PM
Don't miss a beat of this year's Broward Heart Walk.
Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the annual event, put on by the American Heart Association, will take place Sunday at Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Ave. in...
| May 20, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Source: Heart and Vascular Team, Cleveland Clinic
When you or a loved one is in need of heart care, the prospect may feel overwhelming. You know you need to see a heart specialist, but which one? Having heart disease can lead you...
| May 16, 2015
| 8:10 PM
LeBron James should have had a stethoscope hanging around his neck as he reeled off the latest medical updates on him and his teammates.
"It goes without saying that we're banged up right now," the pseudo Dr. J said Saturday.
As they prepare to meet...
| May 10, 2015
| 12:30 PM
There are many reasons a person might go into nursing, but Helen Goodman says she first thought about the profession when she was 13 years old.
"I used to watch 'ER' and 'Chicago Hope' with my mom and I thought 'Wow, that would be a cool job.' Fast...
| May 7, 2015
| 9:14 AM
On April 27th, people across the world witnessed our city on fire. But as a Baltimore native I can personally attest that the city has been on fire for decades, though not to the visible eye.
Many Baltimore communities — too many to list here...
| May 5, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Cleveland Clinic Florida contributes $783 million a year to the South Florida economy, according to first economic analysis commissioned by the hospital.
The growing nonprofit clinic has done similar studies for years at its main campus in Cleveland....