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A national outpouring of sadness greeted the news when former first lady Barbara Bush died this month. Her decision to refuse aggressive life-prolonging medical treatment in favor of comfort care...
As he got older, Pinellas County resident William Nelms had to wake up at night more and more frequently to urinate.  Often, he would be up five or six times a night. Like many older men, Nelms was...

Healthy Recipes

Sweet and sour shrimp egg roll bowls highlight the best part of the Chinese staple: the filling! Crunchy, deeply savory, and rich in umami, these weeknight-friendly bowls come together in less than...
Whole-grain blueberry-chai buttermilk pancakes are wonderfully hearty, yet their texture is still fluffy and light. They're a delicious excuse to make every day pancake day. Ingredients: ½ cup quick-...
Crispy salmon with Indian spices and jeweled basmati rice: a vibrant salmon recipe that is pretty when plated and delicious when devoured. Ingredients 1 cup dry basmati rice, well rinsed, drained 4...
Honey-soy glazed tofu with carrot-ginger sauce is a flavor-packed, 30-minute main dish well-suited for weeknights or to impress guests. Vegan, gluten free, and guaranteed to satisfy even the most...

TGH Health News

Arie Malone knew something was wrong when she tried to stand. “I woke up that morning and needed to go to the bathroom,’’ the 80-year-old Lakeland resident said. “But I couldn’t get off the bed.’’...
Working parents, you know how it is. You get home at the end of another hectic work day. You’re tired and stressed. Sometimes the last thing in the world you want to do is cook a healthy,...
The alert went out to Tampa General Hospital team members at 8:50 a.m. Thursday: Code Green. The annual countywide mass casualty drill was underway. In this year's drill, emergency workers across...
You can’t see it, but you’ll certainly feel it if you eat contaminated Romaine lettuce. The question takes on a new urgency here in Florida now that illness caused by contaminated lettuce has arrived...

Health News Around the Nation

FRIDAY, June 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Aedes mosquitoes in California can spread the Zika virus, researchers report. Laboratory studies have shown that several species of Aedes mosquitoes can...
FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Health insurers may have helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic by not encouraging use of less addictive pain medications, a new study contends. In 2016, more...
FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- People with sleep apnea, especially those over 60, could decrease their risk of heart failure by using CPAP masks at night to help with breathing...
FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking continues to fall out of favor at colleges and universities across America, a new study finds. As of November 2017, over 2,000 U.S. college campuses...