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Special to the Tribune"The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism" By Joyce Appleby WW. Norton, 494 pages, $29.95 In 'The Relentless Revolution' Professor Joyce Appleby, a past president of the American Historical Association, offers a sweeping new history of...
KIAHAuthorities are searching for a missing 25-year-old Louisiana man last seen leaving New Orleans to come to a Houston Rockets basketball game. Thomas B. Hartwell left home Dec. 6 and has not been heard from since that morning. He missed a rendezvous...
Tags: Health, New Orleans, KIAH, Heart Problems, Surgery
HealthKey.com contributorChallenging, interesting, and fulfilling work that includes emerging therapies and new technology. That's how the Society of Thoracic Surgeons describes a career as a cardiothoracic surgeon. Who wouldn't want to climb on that bus? And with more than 50...
Daily PressLaurie Davis is a photogenic calendar girl for '09 -- but not by choice. A diagnosis of breast cancer on March 4 catapulted her into a special sisterhood called Beyond Boobs!, a local support group for young women diagnosed with breast cancer before...
Sun reporterPfc. Caleb A. Lufkin landed on the helipad at about 12:30 p.m., screaming at the sky as a small all-terrain vehicle carried him past the palm trees and concrete bunkers to the emergency room. Doctors inside cut off his blood-covered boots and prepared...
Tags: Politics, Hemorrhaging, Family, Drugs and Medicines, Bombings
Tribune staff reporterA hidden epidemic of life-threatening infections is contaminating America's hospitals, needlessly killing tens of thousands of patients each year. These infections often are characterized by the health-care industry as random and inevitable byproducts of...
Times Staff WriterA woman lies anesthetized on the operating table. Bright primary colors dominate the room: the brilliant yellow of iodine-scrubbed skin, the red of blood, the green of surgical scrubs worn by all. Medical students flank a far wall, the Greek chorus of the...
Tags: Gallbladder, Health, Arms, Surgery, Hospitals and Clinics
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