| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Weston-based Cleveland Clinic Florida became the second hospital in Broward to receive final approval to perform adult heart transplants, clinic administrators said Tuesday.
The clinic joins Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, that was given the...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:39 PM
¿Es posible que la condición médica crónica más común entre los ancianos esté conectada a una de las enfermedades más temidas?
Investigadores del sur de Florida se han unido a un estudio clínico a nivel mundial que está investigando si un conocido...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
South Florida's hospitals are among the best in the nation, if there's anything to be gleaned from the annual medical center rankings that are all the rage in the patient watchdog landscape these days.
The Leapfrog Group, for example, awarded an "A"...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:45 PM
She was born in postwar Poland and grew up under the shadow of the old Soviet Union. But Dr. Maria Siemionow doesn't talk politics. She talks medicine.
"It always changes. It's never always the same patients. It's never always the same result. It's...
| Sep 10, 2014
Anxiety Support, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 9Muses ArtCenter, 7139 W. Oakland Blvd., Lauderhill. Free. Call 954-746-2055.
Bricks and Books, 4 p.m. at Parkland Library, 6620 University Drive. Free. Call 954-757-4200.
Children's Story Time, 10:30 a.m. at...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Long before he became a car dealer, Al Maroone watched his mother fall ill with cancer. He would drive across town, pick her up, take her to the hospital for treatment and drive her home. After a while, he lost his job.
Al kept caring for his mother,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Arachne's Labyrinth, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, 3501 SW Davie Road, Davie. Free. Call 954-201-6984.
Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m. at Memorial Hospital South, 3600 Washington St., Hollywood. Free. Call 954-791-6318....
| 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 26, 2014
Concurrence, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, 3501 SW Davie Road, Davie. Free. Call 954-201-6984.
Depression/Bipolar Support Group, 800 36th Ave., Pompano Beach. Free. Call 954-812-7110.
Family Film, 3 p.m. at South...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:17 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers named David Blatt the team's new head coach, Cavaliers general manager David Griffin officially announced Friday night.
Blatt, 55, most recently coached perennial Euroleague championship contender Maccabi Tel Aviv, where his team...