| Feb 21, 2011
| 1:30 AM
SIOUX FALLS - Where does it hurt? Doctors ask and then go. They chase disasters and epidemics, but more often follow a trail of little note leading around the world from their South Dakota offices.
It's led Dr. Craig Hedges to Vietnam 16 times and...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 7:15 AM
Dr. Janet Talmo recently joined the Physicians Clinic of Charlevoix on the campus of Charlevoix Area Hospital. Dr. Talmo has more than 25 years of experience in medicine, including family practice and teaching, and she is now accepting new patients at her...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 5:14 PM
For those of you who have battled colds and sinus infections for most of the winter, relief may be in sight.
For years, most people endured the pain of constant sinus infections - or the pain of surgery. But there's a procedure gaining ground in Kansas...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Hearing loss? Chronic sinus infection? Deviated septum? There's a new diagnostic tool in town: The Xoran MiniCAT scanner.
On first impression it looks like a futuristic electric chair. Patients sit upright and still in the square seat, while a gantry...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Kate Byrnside considered her doctor a trusted friend until the ear, nose and throat specialist groped and forcefully kissed her in his Carol Stream office.
For his actions during that 2004 appointment, Dr. Angelo Consiglio pleaded guilty to battery a...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 11:45 AM
While most people put on headphones to tune out, UC Irvine has found a way to help people tune in with the help of an app called the EarTrumpet.
The EarTrumpet assists hearing and tests hearing, determines the problem and adjusts the settings for the...
| Jan 5, 2011
I was feeding my kids pistachio nuts right out of my mouth when my 2-year-old daughter Sawyer starting coughing. She coughed a lot, but then settled down. So we piled in our minivan to go have Christmas lunch with my in-laws. Sawyer coughed more en...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 10:12 AM
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital was the only Hampton Roads hospital ranked nationally in a specialty by U.S. News & World Report.
The hospital's cardiology and heart surgery program ranked 47th among hospitals nationally, according to the annual...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 9:39 AM
A court hearing at which a former Carol Stream doctor is seeking to seal his battery conviction for fondling a patient in 2004 was postponed today to next month after a DuPage County judge recused himself.
Dr. Angelo Consiglio wants to seal his criminal...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 12:44 PM
It's a statistic that confounds and frustrates just about anyone who works to make sure the sounds of everyday living are heard: Only about 1 in 5 Americans with hearing loss actually uses a hearing aid.
The stumbling blocks? The cost of hearing aids,...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 2:33 PM
In case you haven't noticed everything is in full bloom right now in Southwest and Central Virginia, including allergies.
If you're sneezing, wheezing and just plain feeling lousy, at least take heart in knowing you're not alone. "Oh I suffer severely,"...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Funeral services for Viola Vi Herman, 80, Aberdeen, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Pastor Deb Grismer officiating. Entombment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Vi passed away on Friday, Sept. 2, at...