| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:05 PM
The family of an 11-year-old Glendale boy who underwent a rare form of heart surgery in May returned to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles this week to celebrate the success of his treatment with the La Cañada Flintridge cardiologist who headed up...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Unless you have a high tolerance for selfish behavior, “Lake Anne” probably won’t float your boat. This downbeat new drama about an ex-ballerina and her developmentally disabled son proves a leaky vessel with which to launch the Road...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Stress, long hours and health concerns have long been associated with the NFL coaching profession.
And the hardships of the job were on display this weekend with Denver Broncos coach John Fox and Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak both stricken with...
| Nov 7, 2013
When Joe Molinare bought the cooktop range and double oven from the Matteson Sears in April 2012, he had every intention of remodeling his kitchen within weeks.
Then life got in the way.
His father-in-law fell ill, requiring open heart surgery....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 11:29 AM
The Los Angeles County coroner’s office on Sunday identified the fourth and last of the victims killed in a crash last weekend at Santa Monica Airport.
The agency officially identified Lucas Benjamin, 28, of Malibu, as among the dead in the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Dr. George J. Magovern
Co-inventor of heart
valve that saved lives
Dr. George J. Magovern, 89, heart surgeon and co-inventor of an artificial valve that marked a key advance in open heart surgeries, died at home in Fox Chapel, Pa., a suburb of...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:04 PM
What would you like people to know about your church?
We want people to know that Christ is our center and we care about their spiritual, mental and physical health.
We came later in the line of denominations, and so we owe our roots to all the...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Denver Broncos Coach John Fox will undergo an aortic heart valve replacement this week and will take a leave of absence from coaching "for at least the next several weeks," the team announced.
The surgery will be performed early this week at a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:56 PM
When Ozzie Newsome reflects on the remarkable exploits of Jonathan Ogden, the Ravens general manager thinks first of silence.
You have to be awfully good at your job to avoid the barbed scrutiny of NFL fans and analysts. You have to be an awfully decent...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:14 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People in better shape heading into bypass surgery are less likely to die shortly following the procedure than those who are less fit, according to a new study.
"We were not surprised because it makes intuitive sense that...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:48 PM
President George W. Bush's successful heart surgery, which involved placement of a stent in a coronary artery, is performed roughly a million times a year nationwide, sometimes without even a night in the hospital, according to cardiologists.