February 5, 2011 - 8:54am
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. What do you know about the disease or your chances of having it?
January not only means the beginning of a new year, but it also represents something else vital to women's health: Cervical Cancer awareness. This month, nationwide, health care providers and educators are helping bring more attention to the disease. It's especially important for those...
February 5, 2011 - 8:56am
Andrew Wakefield's 13-year research that linked vaccinations to autism was found fraudulent this month. Will this end the vaccination debate?
July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
Have you ever wondered how a doctor might amputate a limb to save your life 200 years ago? Find out at Historic Locust Grove. Then, take Afternoon Tea with the Jane Austen Society of Louisville.
Two hundred years ago, treating bleeding, making dental repairs, removing musket balls from injured bodies, amputating limbs and performing cranial surgery were done differently than technology allows in 2011. The procedures are among the common surgical techniques to be demonstrated in the first-...
January 14, 2011 - 6:02pm
Mayor Greg Fischer names committee to find Louisville's new Public Health and Wellness Director.
Mayor Greg Fischer has named a committee of seven local experts who are set to begin a nationwide search for Louisville's new director of the Public Health and Wellness Department."As I said in my inaugural address, one of my chief goals is to make Louisville a healthier city - and that starts with...
July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
The latest River City Race shuts down parts of Cherokee Park this weekend.
I am a runner, but I haven't quite mastered making good time in bad weather. There are plenty who aren't afraid of a little nip during their workout and it is these folks who get to cash in on the latest River City Race this weekend - The Frostbite 5K.
The fun starts January 15th at 9:00 a.m.