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  • Ravens' Dean Pees calls Jameel McClain's comeback 'amazing'

    Ravens' Dean Pees calls Jameel McClain's comeback 'amazing'
    Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees already had seen an epic comeback story unfold in front of his eyes in the past. When Pees was on the New England Patriots' coaching staff, Pro Bowl linebacker Tedy Bruschi suffered a stroke. It was initially...
  • Briefs: Edison-FV football game tickets on sale

    Pregame ticket sales for the 44th annual Bell Game showdown between the football teams at Edison and Fountain Valley go on sale to the public Thursday. Tickets can be purchased at the finance office at both schools for the No. 1 game which will be played...
  • PASSINGS: Noel Harrison, Jon Locke, Jamalul Kiram III

    Noel Harrison British singer-actor and skier Noel Harrison, 79, the British actor-singer best known for his recording of the Academy Award-winning ballad "The Windmills of Your Mind" from the 1968 film "The Thomas Crown Affair" and for his role as...
  • Reality as a warning

    Reality as a warning
    From his wheelchair in the Corona del Mar High School gym, Aaron Rubin held up one finger to indicate "yes" and two fingers for "no" as he answered questions about a drug addiction that led him to a catastrophic overdose. "This is Aaron," said his...
  • Flu shots may reduce risk of heart attacks, strokes and even death

    Get a flu shot to ward off a case of influenza, and as an added bonus you’ll reduce your risk of a heart attack, stroke or other type of unpleasant “cardiovascular event,” a new study finds. For some time, researchers have suspected...
  • Pro athletes hustling for South Florida kids

    Pro athletes hustling for South Florida kids
    Many professional South Florida athletes, along with the backing of their organizations, are putting their platform to positive use to bring well-needed attention to causes dear to their hearts. Below you’ll find a selection of these athletes’...
  • ARCHIVE: Battling Parkinson's disease, Virginia Tech athletic director Jim Weaver finds inspiration in his 5-year-old son (June 18, 2006)

    Her reach was instinctive, like stretching for the snooze button. No need to look. Hold hands as often as Traci and Jim Weaver, and the fingers interlock naturally. Except this time Traci's right hand didn't connect with Jim's left. This time Traci's...
  • Influenza can kill a healthy child in a matter of days, study finds

    Even healthy children can come down with a case of the flu severe enough to cause death in a matter of days, according to a new report from researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, children who were in good health...
  • Cardiologists recommend wider use of statin drugs

    Dramatically escalating the fight against heart attacks and strokes, the nation's cardiologists have rewritten the guidebook on how Americans should be treated with statins and unveiled a plan that could double the number of patients taking the...
  • Erectile dysfunction can be predictor of heart attack

    Erectile dysfunction can be  predictor of heart attack
    Dear Pharmacist: I have a bedroom problem. I took Viagra for several years, and it stopped working, so I was put on Cialis. Sometimes that helps, sometimes not. I'm too embarrassed to ask my doctor again. She says this is a part of aging because I am 58....
  • Risk calculator for determining statin use needs fixing, doctors say

    Less than a week after the American Heart Assn. and the nation's cardiologists issued guidelines that would greatly expand the number of Americans taking a statin medication, the guidelines have been faulted for overestimating patients' risk of heart...