| Aug 5, 2011
| 4:33 PM
As you've undoubtedly found out from numerous news sources by now, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher on Friday morning finally revealed to the world what exactly was going on with his 6-year-old son Ethan Fisher. During what could arguably be classified as...
| May 12, 2011
| 4:22 AM
Anne Hosterman is a mom on a mission. Since May is National Stroke Awareness month, the Bethlehem Township mother of four would like more people to know about pediatric stroke. She’d also like to raise money to fund research that would lead to early...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Thirteen-year-old Joey Leone spent his holidays in the hospital after being diagnosed with a rare blood disorder last month, and heâll likely miss out on …...
| Oct 2, 2010
"It was funny, one of the funniest flights ever," says 15-year-old China Murphy, a Denbigh High School sophomore with a room-filling personality. It was also her first ever flight this summer, when she boarded the single-engine four-seater 1987 Mooney 252...
| Dec 24, 2010
| 6:39 PM
Many little girls ask for a pony for Christmas, but it's a gift that most of them will never get. But for a little girl from Independence with a serious illness, that Christmas wish has come true.
Lucy Herod's mother says that she can't think of...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 7:54 AM
Patients with pre-existing medical conditions who currently can't get health insurance will soon be able to get coverage from a new state program.
Starting next month, people can apply for the new coverage called the Pre-existing Insurance Plan. It is...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 5:05 PM
Our Laguna Beach Animal Shelter was decimated in the recent rains. We lost nearly everything from electronics to paper clips. And, once again, people have been there to help us. I want to thank as many as I can.
The Animal Control officers came in on...
| Aug 20, 2010
Kenny Edwards, a founding member of the Stone Poneys country-rock band that launched Linda Ronstadt's career and a valued supporting guitarist and singer for Stevie Nicks, Don Henley and numerous others, died Wednesday after battling cancer and a blood...
| Sep 15, 2010
For the second time, researchers have used the HIV virus in gene therapy to cure a severe genetic disease, this time the blood disorder beta-thalassemia, which causes life-threatening anemia.
French researchers had previously used a "defanged" version of...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 7:41 PM
Hurricane Irene is shaping up to become a large flooding operation for the American Red Cross. This includes ensuring there is a sufficient blood supply for the constant need as well as any special needs caused the by the disaster. The storm has...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 2:19 PM
An innovative UCF scientist has helped land two NIH grants totaling $5.5 million, the University of Central Florida announced Friday. The National Institutes of Health funding will be used to research a better treatment for hemophilia, the life-...