| Feb 17, 2009
Something stinks about reproductive medicine in Southern California, and it doesn't involve eight dirty diapers.
Recently, the Los Angeles-based Fertility Institutes announced that it would soon be offering patients at its clinics the chance to choose...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:11 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Candi Fisher interrupted herself, trying to collect her thoughts and fight back tears.
For 21 seconds she paused. Fisher, the first lady of Florida State football, was thinking about her youngest son and the cloud of uncertainty...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- During a team meeting Thursday, Florida State linebacker Telvin Smith stood up and addressed his teammates with a speech that those in the room later classified as one of the most stirring, emotional pleas they had heard.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Horse owners should get their animals tested for equine infectious anemia (EIA).
Although there are usually less than 100 cases of EIA reported annually, recent reports of a positive horse in Becker County, Minn., and 12 positive horses in northwestern...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A deadly horse disease found in a northwestern Nebraska herd has not been detected in other herds and state officials say there is little chance the disease will spread.
Neb. State Veterinarian Dr. Dennis Hughes said June 19 that...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:27 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Jimbo Fisher may have helped lead his football team to a conference championship last fall, but his family, like many others, continues a fight of a different kind.
This week, while visiting with doctors at the University of Minnesota's...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 6, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the cells in the bone marrow that affects 750,000 people worldwide; it is an uncontrolled growth of plasma cells which attack and destroy bone and damage the kidneys and immune system.
In the United States, there are...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Q: My 8-year-old is tired all the time even though she gets 11 to 12 hours of sleep a night. Is this part of growing up, or should I address it with her pediatrician? I wondered if she might be anemic, but I have read this is rare in children.
| May 17, 2013
| 2:43 PM
An icon of the railroad past is taking shape in the Martin family's back yard. The wooden caboose is a gift for their daughter, Kaylin.
"Kaylin has loved trains since she was very little," said Sandra Martin, Kaylin's mother. "She gets that from her...