Every year, an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of abuse and neglect. In fact, Highlands County had 262 cases of various types of elder abuse opened in 2017, which was down from the previous year’s numbers of 348.
Thousands more women with the most common form of breast cancer will no longer need chemotherapy.
An emergency medicine physician at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center wants to remind adults how dangerous cars can become for children during the hot summer months in Florida.
Imagine this: You're enjoying a favorite snack with your son when suddenly he begins to cough and gasp for air.
In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day®, more than 400 community members joined Florida Hospital and Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) to recognize and celebrate cancer survivors during a minor league baseball game between the Daytona Tortugas and the Clearwater Threshers.
The promise of using a patient’s own immune system to recognize and eliminate cancer has long been its precision and ability to pinpoint cancer cells.
Orlando Public Library is celebrating the 20th anniversary of J.K.
Over 100 years ago, while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon, Sonora Louis Smart Dodd wondered why there was no similar holiday for fathers.
Florida Hospital Apopka issued the following announcement on.Summer vacation is right around the corner and soon enough your kids will be looking for something fun to do.
Danny Farquhar — a 31-year-old relief pitcher for the Chicago White Sox — vomited and then lost consciousness after pitching an inning.
There’s a saying in medicine: “When you hear hoofbeats, think of horses not zebras.” It’s a simple reminder for doctors to consider that symptoms are more often caused by common illnesses than rare ones.
Huey Lewis of Huey Lewis and the News fame was recently diagnosed with Meniere's disease after finding himself unable to perform at a show in Dallas.
Surgery to remove the tumor is often among our first treatment tactics, but in some cases doctors cannot reach deep-seated tumors without damaging critical parts of the brain.
You are invited to celebrate the 2018 Adult Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Celebration on June 2 at the Southwest branch.
Coming off the high of NBA finals you may be inspired to up your basketball game or maybe just to get into shape.
May is Older Americans Month and the YMCA of Central Florida is emphasizing the importance of being kind to yourself by getting active and involved, no matter where you are in life.
Would you like to participate in a meaningful mission trip without even leaving Orlando this summer?