ARCHIVE: March 2017

Wait, a vending machine can help make you skinnier??

Twenty-five, twenty-four, twenty-three…A researcher at Rush University Medical Center has designed a vending machine that makes customers wait 25 seconds to receive chips and candy – but lets them...

Before you go to prom, watch this

Before you go to the prom, please watch this message from our pediatric trauma surgeon, Dr. Noor Kassira:  Want some more good ideas for staying safe on prom night? Check out this page...

When cancer threatens, an innovative solution

Tampa resident Curtistine Bryant was looking forward to a milestone event when she got the bad news. Instead of looking forward to seeing her two granddaughters graduate from high school in May,...

Enough green recipes to make your Irish eyes smile

Top o’ the mornin’ to ya! In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we hereby present a rainbow’s worth of festive recipes. While they’re not exactly traditionally Irish (after all, how much corned beef...

Why women need to know about heart disease

At 50, Susan Hopkins thought she had little reason to worry about her heart.  She was fit, didn’t smoke, had good cholesterol numbers and kept physically active. One Saturday on a beautiful...

Yawn. Daylight Saving Time got you down? Here’s how to cope

Today has to be everyone’s least favorite Monday morning. As you suffer through the first workday after losing an hour to Daylight Saving Time, we have these less-than-uplifting thoughts to offer...

Florida woman feels "awesome" after TGH's 500th...

Until last month, Jeanette Ebaugh was tethered to an oxygen tank, confined to her Port St. Lucie home. An incurable lung disease scarred her lungs, making it difficult to breathe. But last month,...