| Dec 12, 2014
| 6:32 PM
The Hoag Hospital Foundation's 48th annual Christmas Carol Ball last weekend raised $850,000 to support Hoag's research, education, clinical staff and patient support services.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:27 AM
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For many American families, a healthy lifestyle begins at the supermarket.
Nowhere else are more crucial decisions made about our overall health than in the aisles of the local grocery store. Whether you...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Way back in the days before air-conditioned cars, my family had a joke that wasn't funny.
We'd be off on a summer outing with me, brother and sis in the back seat.
"Carrie's wilting," they'd say, laughing merrily as I glared at them from my sweaty...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:04 PM
September is National Cholesterol Education Month, and it's time that people take the necessary steps to prevent and treat one of the main risk factors for heart disease and stroke.
Recently, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
The invitation offered a "free gourmet meal exclusively for people with neuropathy symptoms."
Lynda Adams wasn't upset to receive such a pitch, even though she didn't have neuropathy, a diabetes-related nerve disorder, and even though the meal, at a...