Student uses diabetes experience to make lasting impact

One of this year’s 16 Carle Auxiliary scholarship recipients is leaping boldly into the pharmacy world to help patients today and always.


Study makes frightening obesity, pancreatic cancer link

Report says over half of pancreatic cancer patients are obese, and excess fat can block cancer-fighting drugs.


Hard-working patient knows cystic fibrosis care then, now

Cystic fibrosis education is important to Jenna Baier. She said most people don't realize how complex the disease is and how it can affect many organs of the body.


Protect yourself: Zika virus from A to Z

Two local experts help explain the latest things you need to know about the virus.


Stroke story: One life-saving friendship

Two besties still having fun after one recognizes stroke symptoms and gets help quickly.


Pretty-in-purple patient: 'Dreams do come true'

Social worker pulls together family and community to grant dying patient's wish.


Colon cancer is very treatable – if caught early

Remember two words when it comes to preventing colon cancer: ‘Get tested’


3D mammograms ease women's minds

New breast imaging units cut down on return visits, false positives.


Women shouldn't ignore surprising health trend

For the first time in years, life expectancy went down for some women in the United States.


Support, friendship turn to love after devastating loss

“Marty and Lynn falling in love has been a beautiful thing to see. They have an absolutely compatible partnership. They have absolute love.”