| Jan 28, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Because increasing numbers of seasonal influenza have been reported throughout the area over the past three weeks, St. Joseph County health officer Dr. Thomas A. Felger is encouraging residents to protect themselves against the influenza virus....
| Feb 2, 2011
| 3:36 PM
Eleven-year old Jacob Desormeaux’s first trip to the Staples Center for a Los Angeles Clippers game last week was unlike anything most people get to experience at a basketball game.
Jacob and 92 of his closest friends attended the Clippers and...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 2:43 PM
As a young boy, Todd Jensen attended Roosevelt Elementary and delivered the Burbank Daily Review. As he got older, and the paper he delivered transitioned into the Burbank Leader, he was given his first job in journalism by editor Joyce Rudolph. And, as a...
| Aug 26, 2010
Doctors performed a rare double hand transplant on a burn victim who is recovering Wednesday after the nearly 18-hour surgery.
The transplant at a Louisville hospital was only the third in the nation. Jewish Hospital also performed the world's first...
| Sep 18, 2010
In school, she was known as "the Band-Aid kid" because she was clumsy and would fall a lot. She looked normal and was never overweight, but she found it increasingly difficult to run. Nancy Mollner was first diagnosed with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disorder,...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Like his nearly perfect wrestling record, 16-year-old Nicholas Maureillo is beating the odds, turning the corner on an extremely rare and deadly combination of both MRSA, an aggressive staph infection, and Lemierre's disease, a very serious and rare...
| Feb 13, 2011
A Kingwood man is in the market for a miracle. This Valentine's Day he wants nothing more than a new heart. He's patiently waiting at a St. Lukes Hospital under a long list but the bills are also piling up and needs help.
Kevin Spencer received his first...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Catching a cold. One day you are healthy ... the next day -- like a slap in the face -- stuffy nose, fever, cough. Where did it come from? You ask yourself, "How did I catch this cold?"
The fast and furious commute of the common cold virus often begins...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Asthma is one of the most common chronic medical conditions.
An estimated 22 million Americans are know to have asthma; nearly 6 million of those suffering from the disease are children, according to the National Institute of Health's website.
| Feb 19, 2011
| 3:24 PM
A non-profit organization in Grand Rapids is in the business of preventing disease by handing out syringes to drug addicts.
The program is called "Clean Works." It's a part of the Red Project Grand Rapids, and was founded back in 2000 when former...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 8:23 AM
SOUTH BEND—A diagnosis of cancer is a life changer. Many patients do not know how to deal with the physical and emotional changes. RiverBend Cancer Services has a new wellness center where they offer free programs for people affected by cancer. ...