| Oct 17, 2011
| 6:53 PM
The Eagles break a four-game losing streak on Sunday with a 20-13 victory over the Washington Redskins. Here's the transcript for Andy Reid's press conference the day after the Birds stop the skid.
Head Coach Andy Reid Press Conference 10.17.11...
| Nov 30, 2011
More than 11 years ago, at age 89, Mary Cipolla, of Roselle, went through surgery for a rare type of pancreatic cancer, a "Hail Mary" procedure that removed parts of her stomach, pancreas, bile duct, gallbladder and small intestine — and saved her...
| Oct 17, 2011
Orthopedic surgeons are doctors, but they are also artisans, sculpting bone so that it fits snugly with artificial hips and knees.
But even the best artists make mistakes, says Dr. William Bargar, an orthopedic surgeon at Sutter General Hospital in...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 8:56 PM
A Newport Beach nursing home is contesting a state citation relating to a patient's death, company officials said Tuesday.
The California Department of Public Health this week issued its heaviest possible fine — $100,000 — and most severe...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:14 AM
Ever wonder how long that artificial finger joint will last? Or how about that cheek implant? What's the recovery time from surgery for a new elbow? What's the hospital bill going to look like if you get a new hip?
Such questions frequently come up, as...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Nearly 300,000 hip replacement surgeries are performed in the U.S. every year, and some of those patients have to head back into the operating room due to complications. But now, robotic 3D technology is making the process more reliable.
| Apr 26, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Kevin Walsh became a ring leader in one day's work.
In the his first boxing match, the longtime Laguna Beach resident made the most of his chance at the Ringside Masters World Championships, held March 30 and 31 at Kansas City, Mo. The newly minted...