| Dec 19, 2012
| 2:43 PM
With California facing rising medical costs and increasing rates of chronic disease, state health leaders issued a report setting specific health targets to meet by 2022....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:18 AM
MISHAWAKA – Key thoroughfares will go through overhauls this year at points that you could call gateways to the city -- at the northern tip, just south of downtown and at the city's southern tail.
The most significant of these will be the...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:33 PM
For 15 years, Lauren Stutman sought relief from her debilitating bladder pain. She saw more than 10 doctors, many of whom would assume she had a urinary tract infection and send her away with Ciproflaxin.
But the antibiotics didn't help, because Stutman...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 7:47 PM
The Mass of Christian burial for Cecelia “Toots” Sundquist, 89, will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Forman.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church, with a 7 p.m. vigil service....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:59 AM
William (Bill) Robert Lee, 81 years young, of Springdale, Arkansas, succumbed to heart failure at the VA Medical Center’s Palliative Care facility in Fayetteville, Arkansas at 6:55 p.m. on February 5, 2013.
A celebration of life service will be...
| Jun 11, 2013
At age 87, Stanley R. Ballou Jr. had multiple medical conditions and required nursing home care. He endured several infections and associated emergency hospitalizations. "Each time he lost a little more ground. There were more and more heroics on each...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Sixty percent more money was spent in the Los Angeles area on chronically ill patients in their final years than the national average, according to new data on Medicare patients released Wednesday.
Spending in the last two years of life was about $112,...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Gary Lawrence Jesiek, age 75, of Charlevoix, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, at Vanderbilt Palliative Care Center in Nashville, Tenn., after a long, tough battle with cancer. Cremation has taken place.
Gary was born Nov. 21, 1937, in Flint, the son...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:48 PM
A bill before the Connecticut General Assembly would legalize physician-assisted suicide. The legislature's debate about dying patients' rights should focus instead, or at least in addition, on their right to receive compassionate care. Assuming the...
| Jun 9, 2013
The new emphasis on patient-centered care, prompted by the Affordable Care Act, is having a spill-over effect. More and more people are documenting what type of medical care they want and don't want through advance directives.
"I call them life-planning...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 9:35 PM
Arlys M. Larson, 94, of Breckenridge, and formerly of Gettysburg, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Sanford Palliative Care in Fargo, N.D.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Gettysburg,...
| Jun 2, 2013
Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — Emily Muir recently joined the sales team at Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA’s Waynesboro office.
She is licensed to list and sell all types of real estate in Pennsylvania.
Muir is a member of the...