| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:21 PM
UConn junior strong safety Ty-Meer Brown is listed as day to day after being hurt during a head-to-head collision in practice Tuesday.
The 6-foot, 201-pound Brown had a CT scan Tuesday that was negative. Brown had an MRI Wednesday in hopes of seeing...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:46 PM
The three sisters from Lake Mary and their mother all share a ready smile, a good nature and a quick wit. They also have something else in common: breast cancer.
The threat that is the No. 2 cancer killer among women led each of the women to have both...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
I first saw them last week at the beach while I was riding my bike, what appeared to be a father pushing his young son in a wheelchair along the bike path and then over the sand toward the ocean.
The redheaded boy had a big smile, as did his dad. A...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:15 AM
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MLB Team Report - St. Louis Cardinals - INSIDE PITCH
In the span of three days, the St. Louis Cardinals remade their infield.
On Nov. 22, the Cardinals dealt third baseman David Freese and reliever Fernando Salas to the Angels in...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:13 PM
ABC News' Amy Robach, who discovered she had breast cancer after undergoing what she thought was a routine mammogram for a piece she was filming for "Good Morning America," said she is on the mend and plans to return to work in a couple of weeks.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:00 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Why is a mammogram the standard screening tool used to look for breast cancer? Wouldn't MRI catch the disease earlier?
ANSWER: For most women, mammograms work well as a screening test for breast cancer. Magnetic resonance imaging of the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:58 PM
All the amenities of modern medicine are available at a new West Los Angeles hospital. There's 24-hour emergency care, a team of surgeons, psychology and physical therapy units, MRI and CT machines, one of the top oncologists in the country.
| Nov 12, 2013
It was by chance that Katherine Gorski discovered she had breast cancer.
The Lemont resident was scratching an itch when she felt a bump.
Gorski scheduled a mammogram, but the test showed nothing. A subsequent ultrasound showed the mass, at the time...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:55 PM
If you watch TV or go to the movies, you’ve probably watched a scene depicting happy parents looking at an ultrasound of their baby. The person you see creating that image is a diagnostic medical sonographer. This type of ultrasound is only a...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The International Myeloma Foundation used the power of celebrity and laughter to benefit the Peter Boyle Research Fund and support the Black Swan Research Initiative at the 7th annual Comedy Celebration, held at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre & Club in LA...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
When the Dodgers open the playoffs in Atlanta on Thursday, center fielder Matt Kemp will be on crutches. If they reach the World Series, he'll be limited to waving a towel in the dugout.
Kemp's injury-plagued season came to an abrupt end Sunday when a...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The earlier breast cancer is found, the better. Although a topic of much debate, the American Cancer Society still recommends annual breast cancer screenings for women older than 40.
Mammography is a screening and diagnostic tool that uses low-energy X-...