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  • Deputies: Man and boy, 14, both homeless, severely beat another homeless man while mom made a beer run

    Deputies: Man and boy, 14, both homeless, severely beat another homeless man while mom made a beer run
    Detectives arrested a 14-year-old boy, along with Lee Edward Allen Hill, 43, both homeless,and charged them both felony Aggravated Battery for severely beating another 48-year-old homeless man under a Port Charlotte bridge, according to a news release...
  • Is it safe?

    Is it safe?
    In the movie Cast Away, Tom Hanks is a Fedex employee who survives a plane crash and finds himself stranded alone on a deserted island.  After years he has learned how to survive and “make fire”.  At one point during this nail biter, he...
  • Water exercise boosts endurance in COPD

    Water exercise boosts endurance in COPD
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Water workouts may trump land-based exercise for people with chronic lung disease and other health problems, according to a small study. Australian researchers found that exercising in a pool boosted physical endurance and...
  • Get drinks, go pink

    Get drinks, go pink
    Cancer sucks. All types of it. It's threatened to shrink my large, boisterous family multiple times, so I'm going to get serious for a bit here. Last week, I got pink hair extensions at Ted Gibson Salon at the W Fort Lauderdale. All proceeds went to...
  • Health officials set 'low threshold' for treatment to battle meningitis outbreak

    Health officials set 'low threshold' for treatment to battle meningitis outbreak
    Hundreds of Marylanders may need spinal taps as public health leaders seek to rein in a fungal meningitis outbreak that continues to expand as more is learned about the unusual cases. Health officials said Wednesday that they still are working to contact...
  • 14th meningitis case reported in Maryland

    Health officials confirmed a 14th fungal meningitis case in Maryland on Friday as an outbreak of the disease continues to spread across the country. Confirmed meningitis cases reached 184 nationwide. They are thought to stem from three batches of...
  • 15th meningitis case reported in Maryland

    Health officials Saturday confirmed a 15th fungal meningitis case in Maryland as a multi-state outbreak of the disease linked to a steroid injection continued to spread. Meningitis cases have reached 198 in 13 states. One person in Maryland has died,...
  • The 411 on Breast Cancer

    When diagnosed with breast cancer, women are often filled with questions. What is the survival rate? Can breast cancer spread to other parts of my body? What does this mean for my family? Such questions are common, and it's perfectly alright and even...
  • High-dose vitamin D prevents fractures in elderly

    High-dose vitamin D prevents fractures in elderly
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new analysis of nearly a dozen studies testing vitamin D in older individuals has concluded that it takes a daily dose of at least 800 international units (IU) to consistently prevent broken bones. A dose that high was found...
  • Woman Arrested And Accused Of Attacking Elderly Woman To Buy Drugs

    Woman Arrested And Accused Of Attacking Elderly Woman To Buy Drugs
    When 30-year-old Karyn Reynolds was walked to jail by Slidell police Friday afternoon, she let reporter know they're number one -- if you know what I mean. She also chided them. "Oh, y'all are so lovely, ain't yall? Anything to get an extra dollar," she...
  • Mad Cow disease confirmed in California

    Mad Cow disease confirmed in California
    At least one major South Korean retailer has suspended the sale of U.S. beef after authorities confirmed a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, sometimes referred to as "mad cow disease," in a dairy cow in central California. Public health officials...