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Thirty years ago this week, the men and women of Tampa General Hospital’s Aeromed began flying helicopters and saving lives. They have been speeding though the skies ever since. But they’re not...
The tables turned on Ann McCracken early last year. For most of her life, the 58-year-old Tampa resident cared for others, both as a mother and a nurse. But the chronic disease that had slowly...

Healthy Recipes

30-minute creamy goat cheese pasta with Brussels sprouts and sun-dried tomatoes: this Mediterranean-inspired one-pot main dish is guaranteed to become a family favorite. Ingredients 12 oz. Brussels...
5 ingredient butternut squash with brown butter hazelnuts, garlic, and thyme. Whether you serve it for a weeknight dinner or the holidays, this cozy side has incredible flavors packed into one simple...
Crispy eggplant sandwiches with tomato-tarragon relish and herb mayo—A hearty hand-held that is every bit as satisfying as the meaty stuff. Ingredients Cooking spray 1 cup whole-wheat bread crumbs 1...
20-minute summer squash and corn fiesta salad with chili-lime vinaigrette, Cotija cheese, and cilantro. Simple, crunchy, and wildly flavorful—the perfect side for both weeknight dinners or weekend...

TGH Health News

In 2017 Wendy Akins was driving to a company picnic in Valrico. In a split second her life changed forever – a car crossed the center line and collided head-on with the front of her car. “I looked up...
Eddie L. White Jr. was surprised when he learned he might be the first person in Florida to have an operation with a new robotic surgery system called the Intuitive da Vinci SP. But the more he...
Anna North won’t be going to a fancy restaurant for Mother’s Day this year and she’s really not worried about getting a card or flowers. Her priceless gifts were already delivered – on March 26 at...
Two cases of flesh-eating bacteria have been making headlines recently, and that very phrase is enough to make anyone feel queasy. But an expert from Tampa General Hospital, where one of these ...

Health News Around the Nation

THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Recent forest fires in the western United States have put a spotlight on a fire-management approach called controlled burning. Health researchers are...
THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- A new treatment protocol for locally advanced pancreatic cancer can enable surgical removal of previously inoperable tumors and improve survival rates,...
THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- New research illustrates a heartbreaking, vicious cycle: Teasing kids about their weight not only bruises their self-esteem, it also appears to trigger more...
THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For folks who hate to fast before getting a blood test to check their cholesterol levels, a new study delivers some good news. Most people may not have to...