| Jun 6, 2009
A three-year-old girl who was among dozens injured in a fatal day care fire in northern Mexico arrived Saturday at a regional pediatric burn hospital in Sacramento.
The girl has burns over 80 percent of her body and is expected to require months of...
| Jun 6, 2009
The president of Mexico has ordered an investigation into a fire at a day care center that killed 31-children. 25 other children and 5 employees were hospitalized after Friday's fire in Northern Mexico. The fire may have started at a nearby tire and car...
| Jun 7, 2009
A 3-year-old boy who was badly burned in a fire that killed dozens at a Mexican day care center was scheduled to undergo several hours of skin grafting surgery, a Sacramento pediatric hospital official said Sunday.
The boy was burned over about half...
| Jun 9, 2009
| 9:08 PM
A lot of folks have been asking how they can help the children burned in a daycare center in Hermosillo, Mexico. Some want to donate toys, others money. But an Orangevale woman said she is willing to donate the skin off her back, and then some.
| Jul 16, 2009
Bones are the body's first lines of defense. They protect the brain, heart and lungs and anchor the muscles. They keep us mobile. And all they ask in return is our support to keep them strong: good nutrition, weight-bearing exercise, calcium and Vitamin...
| Aug 30, 2009
Remember Robert Bly's bestselling 1990 book "Iron John: A Book About Men"? It was the manifesto for a movement -- a call for men to get back in touch with their primal selves. Go out in the woods, strip off your shirt, bang on a drum and howl at the moon....
| Sep 8, 2009
Shut down by hurricane Ike and previously in danger of closing for good, Galveston's Shriners' Hospital may soon make a surprising comeback.
The hospital had been a valuable asset to our community providing free reconstruction and burn treatment to about...
| Jan 24, 2010
The Templars were an elite taskforce -- consider them the Green Berets of the Middle Ages. They were known for their service to the pope, their fierce determination to wrest Jerusalem from the enemy, their great wealth and, like many groups, their...
| Feb 22, 2010
Firefighters are cleaning up after a fire at Shriners Hospital in Sacramento.
Officials say the fire started around 5 a.m. Monday in a pantry on the third floor.
The fire set off the hospital's sprinkler system, which quickly snuffed the flames, but...