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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

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...
Flying the friendly skies isn’t for everyone. Just the thought of boarding a plane can send some people into physical distress, from sweaty palms to panic attacks to a dangerous spike in blood...

Health News Around the Nation

WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The first confirmed human case of Keystone virus has been diagnosed in a Florida teen, but it's likely that infection with the mosquito-borne disease is...
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Bicycling or other regular exercise may help reduce harmful inflammation in obese people, a new study suggests. Physical activity tames inflammation by...
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Obesity is no picnic for those who struggle with it, but new research sheds some light on why so few ever find their way to a healthy weight. It turns out...
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- "Hidden" drug overdoses account for nearly 1 in 7 sudden cardiac deaths, a new study contends. Researchers looked at more than 900 people in San Francisco...