Sunday, February 23, 2020

Study: Shorter people more likely to develop diabetes

DREAMSTIME/TNS The researchers said taller people typically have lower liver fat content, while shorter people have higher levels of it, which...

Dolphins visit young cancer patients; to honor survivors at Oct. 13 game

COURTESY OF MIAMI DOLPHINS Miami Dolphins’ Doug Middleton and Christian Wilkins greet a patient on Oct. 8 at alex’s place at...

Vaping illness cases in Florida continue to rise

TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE More than 1,000 pulmonary illness cases had been reported as of Oct. 1 to the CDC.

Cooling stress tips: Setting goals can reduce stress

DREAMSTIME/TNS Setting goals – measurable, reachable ones – can help reduce stress and give you something to work toward and feel...

Dealing with sickness or injury at sea

What passengers should know before booking a cruise  MATT CARDY/GETTY IMAGES/TNS In January, hundreds of passengers aboard...

Mathew Knowles tells about battle with breast cancer

Mathew Knowles BY AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWSTRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE HOUSTON – Entertainment executive Mathew Knowles...

Mild hypothyroidism may not need treatment

SEBASTIAN KAULITZKI/ DREAMSTIME/TNS Hypothyroidism develops when the thyroid doesn’t make enough hormones

Healthy Men: September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

LEV DOLGACHOV/DREAMSTIME/TNS In the U.S., around three million men are living with prostate cancer. Healthy BY...

Questions remain as Florida reports first vaping death

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH/TNS The CDC has reported 12 vaping-related deaths nationwide, including one in Florida. NEWS SERVICE OF...

Hepatitis A hitting state harder than others

40 in Florida have died from contagious virus TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE This container holds the vaccine against...