| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:43 PM
You’ve got to love this: Dark chocolate isn’t just a slightly decadent indulgence with which to woo the object of your affection.
It’s also good for your heart, your health, your mental function and memory, your mood, your energy...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The glass wasn’t half or even three-quarters full Friday. Things are so good in Broward County the glass was overflowing.
That was the message delivered to more than 900 people at the Broward Workshop’s annual State of Our County forum....
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The top leaders of the Broward Workshop answered a range of questions Thursday from reporters and editorial writers at the Sun Sentinel Editorial Board.
“We’re not here representing anything but, I truly believe, the best interests of the...
| May 2, 2013
Christina Lihan builds South Florida hotels, houses and skyscrapers without ever having to break ground.
She uses thick watercolor paper and Exacto knives to create multidimensional, cut paper sculptures of cityscapes and European buildings —...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:10 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Autumn is the time of year most associated with bumper crops of new babies, and that may be because human sperm are generally at their healthiest in winter and early spring, according to a new study from Israel.
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:17 PM
In previous columns, I suggested that the increased size, speed and strength of today's NFL players are creating a dramatically more damaging set of collisions.
We have known for years of the devastation these collisions cause on every joint in the human...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Last week: Dolphins, your wins mean a lot more than you may think. A recent article by Pierre Chandon in Forbes Magazine brought to light how much we need our sports teams to win ... for our health. The article cites a study by Cornil and Chandon that...
| 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 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...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:38 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who changed their eating habits for the better following a heart attack tended to live longer than those who stuck to eating not-so-heart-healthy foods in a new U.S. study
Among some 4,000 men and women, those whose...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. The latest post is from Shanti Lewis, a...