| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The reformer exercise machines at Janice Cronkhite's Toluca Lake Pilates studio sometimes serve a higher purpose.
In 2008, Cronkhite threw some tables on the low machines and displayed a few donated items for a homegrown silent auction. She'd only...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Pamper party: Oct. 14 marks the return of Spa Week, during which many area spas will offer special $50 treatment deals through the http://www.spaweek.com website. Example participants include Fresh Espace at South Coast Plaza, which is offering three 60-...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:40 AM
A southwest Florida man is having a rough time getting a mammogram because of his sex.
Donald Mudd of Port Charlotte said he's had a painful lump in his chest for the past several weeks, WFTX Fox 4 in Fort Myers reports. The lump is now the size of a...
| May 27, 2013
| 10:58 PM
As a neurological disease robbed Barbara Brenner of her voice, the fiercely outspoken activist still managed to be heard.
She corralled technology, speaking through a text-to-voice application on her iPad and blogging about the concerns —...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Film director Susan Seidelman, never shy about mining unglamorous, underdog subcultures to tell a good story, says her new movie celebrates another under-appreciated demographic: middle-age women like herself.
“The Hot Flashes,” which...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Cancer sucks. All types of it.
It's threatened to shrink my large, boisterous family multiple times, so I'm going to get serious for a bit here.
Last week, I got pink hair extensions at Ted Gibson Salon at the W Fort Lauderdale. All proceeds went to...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Katie Fehlinger, a Lehigh Valley native and Cedar Crest College graduate who got her start working at RCN in Bath, is involved with a great race and a great cause on Mother's Day that will be documented on CBS 3 and the CW Philly. Here's the release...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Here's a plug for an upcoming event that serves a great cause. Breast cancer survivor Gail Fantasia was looking for a new way to raise money to sponsor her annual walk in the Susan G. Komen 3 Day for the......
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:32 PM
As October rolls in, many of us are bringing fall colors back into our wardrobes, but many more of us are rocking the color pink. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means that whether you're a survivor or......
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:50 AM
"Hey Bartender": To tend bar at a trendy spot today, you have to be a professional. This documentary by director Douglas Tirola peeks behind two bars with some of the country's most-acclaimed mixologists. The early 20th century is often...
| Feb 13, 2013
And now, she is the patient. For decades, as a surgeon, researcher, professor and medical celebrity of sorts, Susan Love has led the charge against breast cancer and for women's health. She served on President Clinton's cancer advisory board. She set up a...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...