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  • DeBakey Library And Museum Complete

    DeBakey Library And Museum Complete
    Houston has its share of museums like the one for fine art, natural science and children, but now there is one like no other. "This museum was unique because Dr. DeBakey was unique," said Dr. William Butler, Interim President of the Baylor College of...
  • Hospital tech's upbeat care helps pick up pace of heart patients' recovery

    Hospital tech's upbeat care helps pick up pace of heart patients' recovery
    On the eighth floor at Florida Hospital, the sound of Canadian crooner Michael Bublé can only mean one thing: Steve Golub is walking a patient. An elderly woman recovering from bypass heart surgery gently pushes a tricked-out walker Golub decorated...
  • 39 Interactive:Telestroke

    39 Interactive:Telestroke
    In the Neuro ICU unit at St.Lukes Hospital there is technology you'd expect to see, like a Portable Cat-Scan tucked in a corner, but not far away something stands out. There's more than just a video conference with Skype going on with the doctors here....
  • Setting a good example

    When Glendale volunteer Shelley Weitzel received a phone call from the nominating committee of the National Charity League in April, she assumed the members of the nonprofit organization wanted her to take back her previous post as vice president of...
  • Golden Girl Rue McClanahan Dead at 76

    Golden Girl Rue McClanahan Dead at 76
    NEW YORK -- Rue McClanahan, the Emmy-winning actress who brought the sexually liberated Southern belle Blanche Devereaux to life on the hit TV series "The Golden Girls," has died. She was 76. Her manager Barbara Lawrence said McClanahan died Thursday...
  • Congress Keeps Doctors in Limbo Over Medicare Cut

    Congress Keeps Doctors in Limbo Over Medicare Cut
    Medicare doctors nationwide are still waiting to see how much they'll be paid and when as lawmakers are locked in a stalemate over a looming 21% cut in doctors' fees. This is the third time this year congress postponed the reduction, and there seems to be...
  • New Gadget Fixes Heart-Valve Back-Up

    New Gadget Fixes Heart-Valve Back-Up
    When Mary Ann Bernal's fatigue and shortness of breath were diagnosed as a leaky mitral valve in her heart, the Niles, Illinois, woman volunteered for a trial at NorthShore Evanston Hospital of a new, less invasive way to treat the debilitating and...
  • Tweeting For Life

    Tweeting For Life
    There are an estimated 84,000 Americans waiting for a kidney transplant. A Kingwood man will soon be adding his name to the growing list. "It's just an absurd question to ask someone. Yeah, are you going to use both your kidneys for the rest of your...
  • Elizabeth Taylor Late to Own Funeral, Just as She Planned

    Elizabeth Taylor Late to Own Funeral, Just as She Planned
    GLENDALE (KTLA) -- A private funeral service was held Thursday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park for legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor. Taylor is being interred in the cemetery's Great Mausoleum, the same building where her close friend, Michael Jackson is...
  • As a fashion icon, Elizabeth Taylor could turn simple into sexy, elegance into excess

    As a fashion icon, Elizabeth Taylor could turn simple into sexy, elegance into excess
    It was a simple white slip – an everyday undergarment for women in the 1960s. But in "Butterfield 8," one of Elizabeth Taylor's most memorable films, the violet-eyed actress – playing the tragic, fiery Gloria Wandrous -- made the staple seem...
  • Butler County sheriff resigns for health reasons

    Butler County sheriff resigns for health reasons
    Sheriff Craig Murphy stepped down from his position in Butler County on Wednesday.  On Thursday, he explained why. "Whatever it took to help somebody through a problem, that's what interested me," said the 68 year old from his conference room. For...
  • St. Vincent testing alternative to open heart procedure

    St. Vincent testing alternative to open heart procedure
    A Hoosier hospital is at the center of a medical breakthrough. St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana is the first facility in the state performing a new procedure that's an alternative to open heart surgery. The clinical trial is saving the lives of...