| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Beginning in July 2014, Osceola Regional Medical Center will launch an obstetrics and gynecology residency program approved by the American Osteopathic Association, the hospital announced last week.
The residency will be a four-year program with two...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Jillian Stewart has joined the obstetrics and gynecology team of specialists at the Sanford Aberdeen Clinic.
She will focus on helping each woman achieve her best health and address issues related to pregnancy, birth, family planning, breast health...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:12 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women cared for by midwives throughout pregnancy tended to have less-complicated births and were less likely to go into labor early than women getting standard medical care, according to a new review of more than a dozen...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Sanford birthday celebration
When: 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, community invited
Refreshments: birthday cupcakes and coffee
Free screenings: Derma Scan, bone density testing, pulmonary function testing, blood oxygen screening, blood pressure, fall assessments,...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:38 PM
More than half a century ago, doctors took Henrietta Lacks' tissue and used it for research without her permission, creating the first immortal line of cells and making possible billions of dollars in medical research. Now, 62 years later, the National...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:31 PM
AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas House provisionally approved tough new abortion restrictions Tuesday night, making good on a third attempt to pass the measure this year.
Activists on both sides of the issue had descended on the Capitol, and the...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:25 AM
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - In an unmarked room at a three-star hotel in downtown Shanghai, Ma Li teaches small groups of Chinese women about a topic that traditionally has been taboo - sex.
The two-day tutorials are not cheap at 2,500 yuan ($410), more than...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Sarah Magdalen (King) VanDeCar, of Petoskey, made her journey home on Aug. 29, 2013, at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey, surrounded by her loving family.
Sarah was born on April 24, 1937, in Petoskey, to Mary (Kenoshmeg) and Martin King. Sarah attended...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Doctors at Avera St. Luke’s practice evidence-based care, which has brought changes in attitudes full circle in some instances, according to Dr. Gregg Carlson.
In the early 1990s, “everybody thought the C-section rate was too high back...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:09 PM
The sounds of Brahms' Lullaby play over the public announcement system.
Anita Malsom, a housekeeper, stops what she's doing in whatever department she is in for a brief moment. Switchboard operator Stacy Maunu excitedly listens to the music after...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Breanne Mueller has joined the health care team at Sanford Clinic.
As a specialist in obstetrics and gynecology, Mueller will provide a variety of services, including prenatal care; annual pelvic and pap exams; menopausal care; family planning; and...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:15 PM
What, you may ask, is so special about a doctor who talks out of the side of his mouth? A comedian who puts you to sleep? An obstetrician who keeps the big event moving on schedule?
Find out when some of South Florida's pre-eminent medical professionals...