| May 22, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Nearly 800,000 Americans suffer a stroke each year, and more than 137,000 people die from a stroke. It is the leading cause of disability in the United States. This unfortunate situation could be improved if people knew more about stroke warning signs and...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Children in Central Florida who need a life-saving bone marrow or stem cell transplant may now have their procedures locally at a center just for kids. This week, Florida Hospital for Children will celebrate the opening of the Kids Beating Cancer...
| May 22, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. In case you missed it yesterday, the House Appropriations Committee got the next set of budget dominoes in line as it voted, along party lines, to send the $27.65 billion budget plan approved by the......
| Jul 18, 2012
Ieshea Thomas, who has suffered from sickle cell anemia nearly all of her life, recently received a life-changing gift from her sister: stem cells.
Her sister Ivenus' donation of stem cells in November means Thomas' body is now able to produce normally...
| Jul 28, 2012
As the weather heats up every summer, blood supplies typically run low. And in this unusually hot year, supplies are even lower than usual.
"It's the lowest in 15 years," says Kristen Hatfield, marketing manager for Mid-Atlantic Blood Services of the...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 11:05 PM
Brenda Dixon was just sitting outside enjoying the day when she found herself in the middle of a firing squad Wednesday afternoon.
Two men in a gold car stopped aimed handguns and unloaded 37 rounds.
"Shell casings were jumping everywhere, I said,...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The controversy over the songs kindergarten students will sing at their graduation from a Brooklyn school continues. First, Lee Greenwood's patriotic "God Bless the USA" was out and Justin Bieber's flirty tune "Baby" was in, but that has all changed....
| Jun 12, 2012
A respected member of the city's medical community is recovering from a brutal attack.
He and his wife were beaten and carjacked Monday, in front of their uptown home.
"I hurt, my ribs hurt. If I take a deep breath it hurts. I lift my arm, it hurts,"...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:07 AM
It was a picture-perfect day for 18-year old Lesly. She was picked up by a limo, followed by a little shopping, then some pampering at the Beauty Indulgence Day Spa, before her big photo shoot with LoveBud PhotographY. It sounds like any girls dream-day....
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:56 PM
“Regardless of what the doctors said, what anybody had said, I just did not believe it,” said Cherryl Ann Clark.
Not once, but twice, doctors gave up. She refused to. Now, a Wichita grandmother is sharing her story with others in the...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 7:44 PM
He will climb atop of one of the team haulers Saturday night as he always does, finding solitude in the roar of 43 engines churning along Daytona's super-speedway.
The moonlit skies will cast an iconic silhouette of a tall, slim man wearing sunglasses, a...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:19 PM
NEW YORK -- For the first time, Raif Adelberg presented his cashmere-heavy Raif fall-winter 2013 menswear runway collection during New York Fashion Week, staging a runway show Saturday in the New York Public Library at Lincoln Center as part of Details...