| Aug 26, 2013
Nicholas Wilsdorf is our 17-year-old grandson from Rolla, "Mizzura." Nicholas began his freshman orientation this month at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb.
We, his grandparents, accompanied his family at the freshman orientation and celebration on...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The problems for Halifax Health Medical Center resulting from a 2009 whistle-blower lawsuit alleging Medicare fraud just got worse.
This week, the U.S. government, which joined the whistle-blower's attorneys in prosecuting the 764-bed Daytona Beach...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson has joined The Washington Times as a weekly opinion columnist, about a week after retiring from his post at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
In his first column, published Wednesday, Carson outlined much of the viewpoint that gained...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Avera St. Luke's has received verification as a Level III Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons, making it one of seven hospitals in the state with a Level III or II rating.
Level III trauma centers must have continuous physician and...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Jamie Bamber is making good progress completing the leading-man checklist. Hotshot pilot? Check. (Apollo on Battlestar Galactica) Hotshot cop? Check. (Matt Devlin on Law & Order: UK) Hotshot doctor? Well, that’s where Tyler Wilson on Monday Mornings...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Baltimore is home to some generous souls. There are those who give time, others who share their ideas and plenty of people willing to open their wallets.
Over the years, a number of people have built reputations as philanthropists. Yet however...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Johns Hopkins University alum and best-selling author Wes Moore will replace Dr. Ben Carson as speaker at the university's School of Education commencement, officials said Wednesday, after the world-renowned neurosurgeon came under fire for his...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Some doctors in Roanoke are training to become neurosurgeons.
This is the seventh year of the neurosurgery residency program at Carilion Clinic.
The program has a total of seven residents, taking one new person each year.
These physicians start out...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:56 PM
John Ward Ross-Duggan, MD
(nicknames “ John Ross, Doctor John, Rhino)
Died at age of 57 drowned in a sailing accident on February 23, 2013.
Residing in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Born: Long Beach CALIF. On August 2, 1955
Son of Dr. John K Ross-Duggan,...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Johns Hopkins administrators scrambled Thursday to find a commencement speaker to replace Dr. Ben Carson, who stepped down from two engagements because of backlash from recent comments he made about same-sex marriage.
Carson was scheduled as the...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:24 AM
I am not among the many who are shocked that Ben Carson, the brilliant and widely admired neurosurgeon based at Johns Hopkins Hospital, would emerge as a hero of the political right and Sean Hannity's new best friend.
That Carson would stoop to making...