| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Florida Hospital is a subsidiary of Winter Park-based Adventist Health System, one of the country's largest faith-based hospital systems, with about 45 hospitals and some 20 nursing homes, as well as about 25 home health care agencies, all sponsored by...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Lakeland-based Publix is the nation's largest privately held supermarket chain. More than two-thirds of its 1,030-plus stores are in Florida, but it also operates in Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. Publix makes some of its own bakery,...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 5:31 AM
University of Central Florida police are investigating the death of a student who was found unresponsive in her on-campus apartment early Thursday.
Ann Marie Hefferin, 18, of Maitland, was discovered by her roommates in her residence hall, according to...
| Jul 22, 2011
The black Chevy Tahoe slows to a gentle stop. You open the front door on the passenger's side and hear Radiohead's "There, There" spilling out of the speakers, filling the cabin.
J.J. Redick shifts the SUV out of park, merges into traffic and offers...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 1:54 PM
When Aridhana Tiwari's mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in December, Tiwari wanted to do something, anything, to help.
The Orlando-based writer-director quickly turned to her craft.
"I feel like art is very healing," Tiwari said. "As an artist,...
| Apr 16, 2011
Across the nation, and especially in the Sunshine State, the free-love generation is continuing to enjoy an active — if not always healthy — sex life.
At a stage in life when many would expect sexually transmitted diseases to be waning,...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 4:06 PM
A proposal to require doctors to post their prices in the waiting room the way McDonald's lists the prices of hamburgers on a menu board is sailing through the Legislature.
More transparency is needed when it comes to prices at the doctor's office....
| May 15, 2011
| 7:35 PM
Eric Bastian was hired as home mortgage sales manager and Fernando Rucabado were hired as a home mortgage consultant for the Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Winter Park Team
Joda Connell was hired as market manager, Harry Whitney as personal banker...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:42 PM
Beyond what we eat, what we're born with and what we do, our environment contributes in major — and mostly unnoticed — ways to our health and our weight.
All have conspired to make two-thirds of adult Americans and one-third of American...
| Jun 24, 2011
Back in March, county commissioners started making noises about asking for a piece of the taxes collected by two hospital districts that cover Lake.
Last week, they did it.
Commissioners asked for $145,165 total from the two, and the letters warned that...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:07 AM
Despite all the talk about the nation's obesity epidemic, despite all the free weight-loss and fitness advice around, not one state in the country got thinner this year, according to an annual fat report released last week.
Florida got fatter for the...