Opera singer Charity Tillemann-Dickhas received two double lung transplants and has battled skin cancer. (Photo: Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) Charity Tillemann-Dick was a promising 20-year-old opera singer when a voice coach in Budapest told her that to be truly great three things needed to happen: “You must get very sick,

By Erik Gable | February 12, 2016 Toledo-born singer-songwriter Tatiana Owens will return to the Croswell Opera House on Valentine’s Day weekend for a pair of concerts spotlighting some of Motown’s greatest hits. “Spirit of Motown: Tatiana Owens in Concert” will feature music from Aretha Franklin,

October 23, 2017 Older patients with diabetes may be at an 84 percent higher risk of developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) than those who are not diabetic, suggests new research being presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2017 annual meeting. “With POCD, a patient’s mental ability declines after surgery, compared to their

By Jeyashree Sundaram, MBA Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (also known as TIPS) is a radiologic approach that is used to create a portosystemic shunt percutaneously, where the hepatic vein and the main portal vein are connected. It is used in patients with portal hypertension for managing variceal bleeding in the

LudhianaPosted at: Oct 23, 2017, 2:36 AM; last updated: Oct 23, 2017, 2:36 AM (IST) A doctor examines a patient during the 224th free diabetes camp in Ludhiana on Sunday. A Tribune photo Our Correspondent Ludhiana, October 22 A team of National Integrated Medical Association (NIMA), led by Dr Surinder

Rolling Strong, a driver wellness program management company, has introduced its new Rolling Strong interactive driver health and wellness app, available on both iOS and Android devices. The app is scalable and driver-centric, designed for the needs of professional drivers and commercial fleets. The app allows drivers to log their

Aeglea BioTherapeutics (NASDAQ: AGLE) and Reata Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RETA) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends. Profitability This table compares Aeglea BioTherapeutics and Reata Pharmaceuticals’

TODAY is a big day for Coraki’s Paige Humphreys – after a long battle and months of fundraising, she is in Chicago and about to undergo a world-first surgery. Her family, posting on the Saving Paige Humphreys Facebook page, wrote: “Please pray for Paige”. “Her surgery has been scheduled for