| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Former CBS “Morning Show” weatherman and local news anchor Mark McEwen was at the top of his game and enjoying life. He was healthy, or so he thought, when he suffered a stroke. Mark is committed to helping others prevent a stroke by...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Levon Helm, the legendary drummer for The Band, is doing well after a recent hospital stay, according to his people. Here's the official update below: “Legendary music icon and three-time Grammy winner, Levon Helm returned home Thursday night...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Tony Curtis was nominated for the Oscar just once -- for the 1958 drama "The Defiant Ones." But the twin peaks of his career are "Some Like It Hot" (which everyone has seen) and "Sweet Smell of Success" (which everyone should see). Turner Classic Movies...
| Jan 27, 2010
Why did Moses spend 40 years wandering in the desert? Because he wouldn't stop to ask for directions.
Research indicates that men tend to seek help less often than women, and this includes the underuse of medical and mental health services. Harris...
| Feb 6, 2010
Dr. Thomas L. Petty, the Colorado lung specialist who pioneered the use of continuous oxygen therapy for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and other lung disorders, died at his home in Denver on Dec. 12 from pulmonary hypertension. He...
| Dec 16, 2009
Many of the leading threats to women's health can be prevented - if you know the facts and measures to take to prevent illnesses.
Take a look at this top 10 list of women's health threats compiled from statistics provided by the Centers for Disease...
| Jun 8, 2010
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm an active 84-year-old man and was diagnosed with asthma and COPD a few years ago. My pulmonologist prescribed two medications - Advair and Spiriva - that seem to do the same thing. Why would I need both medications and are there...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 8:38 AM
Patrick Murray, a combat veteran who served in Vietnam in 1969, was diagnosed with diabetes at age 32.
No one else in his family has had diabetes.
"For me to get diabetes at such a young age, the only way I could figure it was, it was Vietnam," the 60-...
| Oct 12, 2010
Leona Gage, who in 1957 was named Miss USA but had the title taken from her when pageant officials learned she was married and a mother of two, has died. She was 71.
Gage died of heart failure Oct. 5 at Sherman Oaks Hospital, said her son Rob Kaminer....
| Aug 25, 2010
| 6:16 PM
Goldie Robinson, 78, spent her life working hard, volunteering at church and raising a family.
Then, without warning, she vanished.
Alarmed that he couldn't reach her, Robinson's son drove to Volusia County from his home in Baltimore and found her...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 6:54 PM
SOUTH DAYTONA — The body found in a patch of woods at a mobile home park is an unidentified man and not missing park resident Goldie Robinson, police said Thursday.
The twist on the disappearance of Robinson, 78, left her son not knowing how to...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 10:11 AM
Go to DRIVE4COPD.com and take the quick, 5-question screener to determine if you might be at risk for COPD.
Encourage anyone you know who is over the age of 35 to also take the screener.
If the screener indicates that you may be at...