| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Sentara has unveiled the Sentara Neurosciences Institute. A team of dedicated specialists including neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and neuropsychologists collaborate to care for patients in over 11 subspecialties.
| Oct 31, 2011
You wouldn't last very long without oxygen. But just as rust slowly eats away at a nail, oxygen can age your body. As your cells use this vital element, they produce free radicals — unstable molecules that can damage your tissues and add wear and...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 11:03 AM
The Hampton University Skin of Color Research Institute is hosting its second annual symposium: "From Bench to Bedside: Future Directions" scheduled for the weekend of October 7-9, 2011. The symposium will qualify for CME credits through Eastern...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Eastern Virginia Medical School celebrated the opening of its state-of-the-art Education and Research Building by inviting friends and supporters to a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 22.
“This is the foundation of continued, excellent health care for...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:31 PM
According to a news release from Sentara Healthcare, they are "donating $10 million to Eastern Virginia Medical School to support two initiatives that will build on EVMS’ strength in medical simulation and the treatment and safety of older patients....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 9:06 AM
Much of the opposition to the FDA's proposed over-the-counter sale of Plan B came from fear that it would encourage teenagers to have sex and endanger the health of adolescent girls. But one of the grounds for opposition is that it's the moral...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 1:12 PM
They're one and the same -- they're other names for clinical trials to determine the effectiveness of medication. They require volunteers -- usually paid a small sum for their participation -- and, according to Marvin Lipman, M.D., writing in a recent...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 4:52 PM
POQUOSON — Krystiann Henton is 18 years old but gets along better with her younger cousins than people her own age.
"I knew deep down inside that she wanted to make friends. She didn't know how," her mother, Sue Henton said.
She hopes that...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 8:28 AM
Dr. Diana Blythe MD is a board-certified Pediatrician with Pediatric Associates in Plantation, FL. A South Florida native, Dr. Blythe was raised in Coral Gables and graduated from Ransom Everglades School where she ran varsity cross-country and track. Dr....