| May 1, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The scientific and technical accomplishments of the Armenians are impressive, given the fact that Armenians have not had a free country to call their own until 1991.
In the United States, Armenians-Americans made important contributions in medicine and...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 7:23 PM
HAMPTON — Joanna "Jojo" Sibert lolls on her mother's lap, her body pressed into its contours. She lets one leg drop to the side, the only departure from an otherwise seamless melding of the two. A soft Mona-Lisa smile flickers across her face as her...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Healthcare in the United States is the most expensive in the world, but it's not the best, according to new research.
For each person, the U.S. spent $7,690 on medical care in 2009, according to data from the Commonwealth Fund research group. That was...
| May 19, 2012
| 4:13 PM
"If you get uncomfortable just squeeze this." The gal in the MRI lab handed me some black bulb thing that looked like it belonged on the front of my granddaughter's Schwinn.
I grabbed for it like it was the last black bulb thing on earth. My grasp on...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:05 PM
For many, it's somewhat of a silent epidemic that is turning into a loud problem.
High school athletes are suffering brain injuries at alarming rates, and the research is staggering.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:57 PM
A Seattle woman has settled with Group Health Cooperative for $2.5 million after she said she was the recipient of "poor medical care" that led to permanent, partial paralysis in her lower extremities and other issues.
Her attorney, Jeffrey Campiche,...
| May 21, 2012
Are you suffering from a case of bragger brain? A recent study says talking yourself up may give you a cerebral kind of satisfaction you just can’t resist.
We all know big braggers.
“I think people brag about their children quite a bit,&...
| May 29, 2012
| 3:36 PM
I love what Chris Sale did to Tampa Bay on Monday. I have no idea how the White Sox let him do it.
The young, left-handed starter torched a first-place Rays team for 15 strikeouts, one short of the team record and the most in that silly building that...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:04 PM
June Harris had a heart for nursing.
For 33 years, after graduating from Hagerstown Junior College’s nursing program, she worked in her field.
She started at Reeders Nursing Home, then got a job as a medical-surgical nurse at Shady Grove Hospital...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:48 AM
If you've ever had an MRI or Magnetic Resonance Imaging test, you know it's nothing fun. You are shoved in a small tube where you have to remain perfectly still for up to an hour while images are taken of your insides.
It feels like being in a sardine...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:16 AM
PinnacleHealth opened a new lab in the Belvedere Professional Center, 850 Walnut Bottom Road, Suite 104, in Carlisle. This new lab location is for people who need routine blood draws and preadmission testing. Lab services are open to the entire...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 9:20 PM
On Tuesday, Corona del Mar High will play Edison at Orange Coast College in a nonleague boys' volleyball match that starts at 6 p.m.
The event is far more important than a simple high school volleyball match. Coaches Steve Conti (CdM) and Brian Boone...