| Oct 25, 2012
| 10:57 PM
A collision between a bike and a semi truck nearly claims the life of 18-year-old Tyler Cumings of Montague.
Cumings survived, but lost his arm and the use of his legs.
The accident happened on August 15th and ever since then, Cumings has been...
| Sep 13, 2012
Dr. Anthony Atala, director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, is used to hearing his work described as science fiction.
Way back in 1999, he and his team grew bladders in a lab and successfully implanted them in patients with...
| Jun 4, 2012
We met the three new cast members of the "Real Housewives of New York City" Aviva Drescher, Heather Thomson and Carole Radziwill.
The Real Housewives of New York City follows the busy lives of a group of driven and ambitious Manhattan women as they...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:53 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A southern Indiana woman who lost parts of both legs while protecting her two children from a tornado received her first prosthetic leg on Wednesday, exactly two months after she was injured.
"It's a good anniversary,"...
| Jun 13, 2012
Commissioners’ decision demeans kids, nurses
To the editor:
I’m writing as the parent of two children in our county school system, concerning our County Commissioners recent decision to cut the school nurse budget entirely. One of my...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:04 PM
Celebrating the fact that June is American Humane Association Adopt a Cat Month, this column is devoted to your cat questions.
Q: I don't believe in declawing. My husband wants me to declaw a kitten we recently adopted from a shelter. For starters, the...
| Jun 13, 2012
Leg pains and calf cramps can be a warning sign of something much more dangerous lingering in your body especially if you're over the age of 60. Vanessa Bolano shows us why.
With 12 grandkids 63-year-old Frank Lagarde never has a chance to rest, but five...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Pfc. Kevin R. Jaye, a U.S. Army infantryman serving in Afghanistan, will be returning to the United States Friday after suffering numerous serious injuries from a improvised explosive device, his father said Wednesday.
Ken Jaye of Smithsburg said his 25-...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:04 AM
Since we first told you about him, our 7-year-old hero has moved the story forward- the story, and himself.
Edward Tindall's recovery -- once tentative when the Lighthouse Charter School student took his first steps after the deadly bus crash back in...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Learn the name. You'll know his unique stride soon.
Oscar Pistorius will be a man to watch at the London's Summer 2012 Olympics.
He's a South African runner who will challenge your view of what is means to be "disabled."
A double-amputee, Pistorius...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 3:05 AM
I'm a smart, professional woman in my mid-30s who dates the same. I also happen to use a wheelchair; I was diagnosed shortly after my first birthday with a motor neuron disease. I have about as much physical strength as a quadriplegic but I have full...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:31 PM
One of three Aurora siblings who admitted to criminally neglecting their elderly mother was sentenced to three years in prison Thursday by a Kane County judge who called the woman’s deteriorated condition “horrific and disturbing.”...