| May 22, 2013
| 2:30 AM
When you face surgery, you may have many concerns. One common worry is about going under anesthesia. Will you lose consciousness? How will you feel afterward? Is it safe?
Every day, about 60,000 people nationwide have...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:28 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Just before Wednesday's workout began at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex, Orioles manager Buck Showalter called for 10-year-old Johnny Oates II and his younger brother Jackson to hop the fence and join the team on the field.
| May 22, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Has your heart ever skipped a beat? If you have experienced an uncomfortable awareness of your own heartbeat, you could have an arrhythmia.
An arrhythmia is any change in your heart rhythm. The heart may beat too fast, too slow or beat irregularly....
| May 22, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Paul E. Pfahler, 87, of Lakeland, Fla., passed away at home on Monday, May 20, 2013, from natural causes.
Paul was born to Rita O'Brien and John Lloyd Pfahler in Mansfield, Ohio. He graduated from Mansfield Senior High School.
After graduation, he...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:43 AM
History is for old fogeys, right? Well, then, what are all these young people doing volunteering at the Washington County Historical Society? And, why are high and middle school students engaged with in-depth historical research projects?
| May 13, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Barbara Walters made it official on "The View" on Monday morning: after the summer of 2014, she won't be appearing on TV anymore.
During lengthy remarks at the top of Monday's program, Walters addressed the issue, which has been following her for...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Michael Jackson’s doctor showed warning signs that should have led concert promoter AEG to raise serious questions before letting him sign on as the singer’s physician for an anticipated comeback tour, a cardiologist testified Tuesday.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Richard A. Lowndes, a flight instructor and master picture framer, died June 15 of complications after heart surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.
The former Riderwood resident was 61.
The son of a Maryland National Bank executive and...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:08 PM
EATON RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — If first impressions are any indication of longevity, Charles Gulliver's first look at his wife, Nina, over 70 years ago was a sign of great things to come.
"She was the prettiest girl I ever saw," said Charles, 88. Then...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Puffing on slim metal tubes loaded with pale yellow liquid, two London businessmen say they have between their lips a cure for what the U.N. calls "one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced".
Electronic cigarettes are the future,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Avera St. Luke's has received verification as a Level III Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons, making it one of seven hospitals in the state with a Level III or II rating.
Level III trauma centers must have continuous physician and...