| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Marina Alix's gravely ill heart was on the verge of giving up, but a team of doctors at Memorial Regional Hospital didn't. When a donor came through, they gave her a new chance at life through a healthy heart transplant.
"She was fortunate to receive...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 6:59 AM
"Tort reform," which is usually billed as the answer to "frivolous malpractice lawsuits," has been a central plank in the Republican program for healthcare reform for decades.
The notion has lived on despite copious evidence that that the so-called...
| Aug 24, 2014
Castaway Island, 9:30 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. at Topeekeegee-Yugnee Park, 3300 N. Park Road, Hollywood. $8; $5 after 3 p.m. plus $1.50 park entry. Call
Classical Music Appreciation, 6 p.m. at Dania Beach Paul DeMaio Branch Library, One Park Ave. East,...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Back-to-School Drive, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Home Society of Florida, 401 NE Fourth St., Fort Lauderdale. Free. Call 954-453-6400.
Depression and Bipolar Support Group, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Skolnick Community Center, 800 36th Ave.,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: Cleveland Clinic
Generally, people have believed if a hit to the head didn't cause a concussion, there was no brain injury, either. Now, physicians are learning that even hard hits that don't cause concussions -- called...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:44 PM
"Cancer" is a very scary word, which is why being diagnosed with prostate cancer can trigger a dramatic reaction in men and doctors that can do more harm than good, new studies report.
About 1 in 7 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer in their...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:50 PM
"It is almost a gift to have someone tell you when they think you are going to die. Imagine all the petty, insignificant, unworthy things you spend time thinking about and doing in your life. When someone tells you that you don't have much time, you are...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:38 PM
He has two of the surest hands in NFL history, but only now does Antonio Gates fully grasp what his little sister meant to him.
The All-Pro tight end, beginning his 12th season with the San Diego Chargers, sat at his locker Tuesday and reminisced...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A mutant form of a bacterium that lives in soil and thrives in low-oxygen environments appears to be a precise and aggressive killer of malignant tumors as well as an energetic activator of the body's immune system, according to new research.
| Aug 9, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Michelle Wie, who had to withdraw Thursday from the Meijer LPGA Classic because of an injured finger, will miss the LPGA Championship next week.
Wie's management company, IMG Golf, announced Saturday that the reigning U.S. Women's Open champion has a...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:09 AM
James E. Tisdale has joined the public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC. as a client relationship specialist in Boca Raton. Previously, Tisdale worked in the mergers and acquisition and real estate industry. He is the former...