| May 20, 2012
Tom Fuentes, whose forceful leadership of the Orange County Republican Party confirmed it as an epicenter of GOP fundraising and political clout, has died. He was 63.
Fuentes died late Friday at his home in Lake Forest, family spokeswoman Kathy...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Faced with making a life-changing decision for their unborn twin girls, former Brawley resident Bryanne McCown and husband Adam found their faith challenged but discovered that the support of this close-knit Valley community and prayer helped carry them...
| Apr 12, 2012
A mother and daughter's fight with cancer served as inspiration to provide help for others in similar situations.
Laura Lutarewych discovered she had skin cancer when she was only 28 years old. Although doctors told her she only had a 40 percent chance...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:24 AM
A high ankle sprain such as the one Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered Dec. 8 in the game against Cleveland differs from a low ankle sprain.
Dr. James Backstrom, chief medical officer of Foundation Radiology Group, said that...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 5:29 AM
PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — Lisa Hulber gazes affectionately at her dog, Effie.
She's always had a bond with the mixed breed, but the two have grown even closer this past year.
Effie, or Effie Mae as Lisa and her husband, Scott, sometimes call her,...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 8:00 PM
This episode needed a parental guidance warning.
Alexis gets a new nose and it is already out of joint because Gretchen didn’t visit her on the day of the operation. And lucky us – we get to see everything they pulled out of Alexis’ old...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Approaching medicine like preparing a meal. Getting the exact recipe for success and infusing alternative ingredients. A world-renowned chef gets world-class medical care, and now he's serving up a huge helping of philanthropy to say thank you!
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:49 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — A few minutes past noon, Chloe lies almost motionless on her side on the examining table as Dr. Christina Long administers a vaccine on the tender inside of her upper thigh. Gently, she turns her over and injects the other thigh in...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Breast cancer is a universal term to describe several different cancers that form in and around the breasts. Breast cancer types are generally categorized based on where the illness begins, most often in the ducts or lobules, the parts of the female...
| Oct 10, 2012
October is the month of leaves changing color, pumpkins, the advent of fall and for the last 25 years it has been the month dedicated to raising funds and awareness about breast cancer.
A disease projected to affect more than 300,000 women this year...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Unlike many who work in the medical profession, Laura Larson practices what she
Laura, now 34, was diagnosed at the age of 33 with breast cancer. She discovered it
when she did her monthly breast self-exam, something she would stress the...