| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Famed heart surgeon Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. has long rallied against the overuse of stents, cholesterol drugs and other conventional heart disease treatments. His solution? A diet rich in green, leafy vegetables. Doctors generally agree that a healthy diet...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 5:44 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - White patients with the most common form of kidney cancer, called renal cell carcinoma, are slightly more likely to survive the disease than black patients, according to a large new study.
The researchers looked at nearly 40,...
| Feb 23, 2013
In general, I like to keep my books and my movies separate. When I finish a book and clutch it to my breast in a final loving embrace, I am not fantasizing about how the characters and conflict will play out on screen, since I've already had it play out...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Three years after the Food and Drug Administration was taken to task for overlooking safety problems with the diabetes drug Avandia, a panel of FDA advisors met Wednesday to open a two-day review of the research that guided the agency's actions.
| Nov 11, 2012
Fourteen of Doanh Nguyen's patients have died of prescription drug overdoses since 2005, coroner's records show.
But he's not to blame for any of them, he said.
His practice in Orange County's Little Saigon caters to pain sufferers of all kinds....
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Bernardo “Bernie” Fernandez, M.D., is the chief executive officer of Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of more than 140 physicians, representing a comprehensive range of medical specialties, including cardiothoracic surgery,...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Todas, con profesionalismo y dedicación, dejan en alto el nombre de las mujeres hispanas dentro de sus comunidades. Doce mujeres hispanas y una pionera latina fueron reconocidas el pasado viernes, 16 de agosto, en el Signature Grand, en Davie.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:34 AM
The end of summer always bring some great wine deals. Here are three.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill (Multiple locations, MacaroniGrill.com) is featuring 13 new wines at half price during its Annual Crush promotion from through Sept. 29. The selections...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:56 AM
El autor principal, Alan Kristal, Dr.PH, es miembro de la División de Ciencias de la Salud Pública de Fred Hutch.
Un segundo estudio prospectivo grande, realizado por científicos del Centro de Investigación de Cáncer Fred Hutchinson ha confirmado el...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Time magazine reports that vegetarians live longer than their meat-chomping friends.
Meanwhile, a six-year study of 70,000 Seventh-Day Adventists, published in the current issue of the American Medical Association's Journal of Internal Medicine, found...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:31 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- You can't walk very far on the Missouri State University campus without running into a building named after John Q. Hammons.
“Mr. Hammons was critically important to the university, he was our largest benefactor in history....