May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Healthy Living

Lee Health honors platelet donor

Lehigh Acres resident Dan Latorella was recently awarded the “John Woolslair Sheppard Award” for his dedication to platelet donation. Since 1999, Mr. Latorella has spent 90 minutes every three weeks donating platelets.  More...

Moving day

Moving critically ill children from one hospital to another requires great precision. So the staff at the new Golisano Children’s Hospital had practice runs before all the patients and staff were moved on May 10. More...

Thank you, nurses

Nurses dedicate their careers — and lives — to caring for and serving others. More...

Cleaning pods pose danger; protect kids from ingestion

Household cleaning products rank in the top five most common exposures to children ages 5 and younger. More...

NIH discovery in mice could lead to medications to fight mid-life obesity

A team of scientists led by researchers from the National Institutes of Health has identified an enzyme that could help in the continuous battle against mid-life obesity and fitness loss. More...