| Jun 23, 2010
| 5:24 PM
Surf City raised more than $120,000 and had about 1,600 people come out to the Huntington Beach Relay for Life in May to support finding a cure for cancer.
The Relay for Life is the American Cancer Society's signature event, and cities across the nation...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 5:42 PM
IRVINE — Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian is known for providing high quality health care in Newport Beach.
Since Hoag Hospital's inception in 1952, it has quadrupled in size — from 75 to 498 beds — and has quickly become a leader...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 8:11 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the name of the RP-7's manufacturer.
IRVINE — Doctors know every second counts when a patient's life is on the line, but so far teleportation to get a doctor where he or she needs to be — fast — isn't an...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 9:22 PM
The causes were deserving. The mothers and their daughters were fashionable. And the tradition was embraced. The 25th annual mother-daughter spring fashion luncheon on behalf of National Charity League, Juniors, Newport Beach chapter, unfolded at the...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 2:19 PM
Miracle stories told during the Christmas season usually come packaged neatly with tidy endings that produce tears of happiness and smiles all around.
This one is different.
Though it's being told on Christmas Eve, this story set in Newport Beach is...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 11:45 AM
While most people put on headphones to tune out, UC Irvine has found a way to help people tune in with the help of an app called the EarTrumpet.
The EarTrumpet assists hearing and tests hearing, determines the problem and adjusts the settings for the...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Kate Allen looks like the quintessential California girl, with her soft blond hair, a girl-next-door smile and lovely, ocean-colored eyes.
The Corona del Mar High School freshman likes hanging out with her friends and rowing on a crew team. She dreams of...
| Apr 9, 2015
What do pet owners want from their veterinarians? According to a 2014 survey, they disdain medical jargon they don't understand, want tests results and expect full transparency regarding their pets' care.
"In other words, pet owners want to be treated...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:08 PM
For Lisa Early, getting a mammogram at age 40 was just a casual thought, and she didn't follow through.
Years passed, and the thought became a whisper. Eventually it turned into a throbbing yell when she started seeing less than subtle signs from the...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After finding a lump in her breast, Laura Wells had to wait nearly six months before getting a confirmed diagnosis of cancer.
The 46-year-old Costa Mesa woman was uninsured and working part-time when she discovered the lump in 2007. She worked for...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Laguna Beach accountant Jeffrey Ross was a fit 54 when a sudden pain in his abdomen caused him to pass out and sent him down a course of medical investigation that led to a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, a 12-hour surgery, and a grim prognosis that he...
| Feb 11, 2012
Dr. Jerome S. Tobis, a former professor and founding chairman of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UC Irvine whose long career included a number of precedent-setting studies on physical therapy, cardiac rehabilitation and other...