ARCHIVE: September 2017

After flip gone wrong, boy stays hopeful, but warns other kids

One moment, Trey Smetana was a normal 15-year-old, athletic enough to both play football and perform flips and tumbling runs. All that changed in an instant in a bounce house at a church camp two...

From misfortune, a journey of healing

Adam Cage was sitting at a stoplight when he was hit by a box truck in 2013. He’s learned a few things since then. “It doesn’t matter who you are,” he said Tuesday at a gathering of fellow...

As Hurricane Irma departs, baby Christopher arrives

Tampa General Hospital Labor & Delivery nurse Katie Dean was already scheduled to work hurricane duty when Irma pushed towards Tampa Bay. So she packed her sleeping bag and reported for duty...

Hurricane stress? Here’s how to cope

The good thing about hurricanes is that you can plan and prepare for them. But all that planning and preparing for a possible monster storm can be downright stressful. “There’s no question...

How to stay safe and healthy before, during and after a...

With Hurricane Irma taking aim at Florida, Dr. David Wein is someone you don’t want to see. That’s because he’ll be caring for patients at Tampa General Hospital, where he’s the chief of emergency...

One holiday, many options: recipes for every kind of Labor Day...

One holiday weekend, so many party possibilities. Maybe you want to enjoy Labor Day’s origins as a workers' holiday and do as little as possible – and that includes cooking. Maybe you’re pumped...