| 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...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:51 AM
They're baaaacckk!!! We’ve had a week off from the O.C. ladies, so let’s review: Alexis and Gretchen’s friendship has been set to self-destruct, Tamra has decided to get rid of her silicone since she is finally on the verge of getting...
| 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...
| Apr 8, 2012
Alice Brown remembers the moment of dread when doctors diagnosed her with cancer. She imagines her terror and despair were much like what Jesus felt when he was sentenced to die on the cross.
Surgery, radiation and chemotherapy seemed to defeat the...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:49 PM
On Thursday afternoon, Charlie the golden retriever was as happy as ever, rolling around the grass on his back with an expression that looked very much like a smile.
Becky Fjelstad, Charlie's owner, said the 6-year-old dog is back to his normal, happy-...
| Sep 16, 2012
Monica Barlow hates being asked whether she is a former smoker. To her it doesn't matter. To the people she meets who hear she is battling Stage 4 lung cancer, it seems the only possible explanation.
"The answer is no, but that kind of frustrates me,...
| Sep 13, 2012
When you pop a pill in the future, don't expect old-fashioned results. Thanks to new advances in the lab and a deeper understanding of the human body, drugs are becoming highly personalized and precisely targeted.
And the hope is they'll also be more...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Felony prescription drug-related charges continue to mount against a Martinsburg man accused of faking terminal cancer after a benefit for him raised more than $4,200 in contributions earlier this year.
Steven Lee Mohn, 38, is accused of fraudulently...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:17 AM
Officials in Dallas, Tarrant, Denton and Collin counties say human cases of West Nile virus are present. They also say batches of disease-carrying mosquitoes tested positive in areas across North Texas.
“State health experts say West Nile...