When a person ages, their skin becomes thinner. Thus, when some elderly people become bedridden, bedsores, also known as pressure sores or decubitus ulcers — can occur easily. These sores result from sustained pressure to a body area, which pr...
The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Citizens Academy to teach the public about the role of the agency in the community on Thursdays between Sept. 4 and Oct. 16.
Every parent dreads receiving the news that their child has been involved in a serious accident. Therese Thomas, who is typically working on a critical patient or comforting the family members in the ICU ward at Oak Hill Hospital, has had to deliver ...
RIDGE MANOR — There had been heavy rain and the motocross track in rural middle Georgia was slick with mud.
BROOKSVILLE — In recent months, Hernando County School Board Member John Sweeney has battled allegations that he used his influence to have his son’s high school grades changed.
I would like to cover several examples of how human beings and what they do has an unfathomable effect on everything in life, to where we simply just can’t bury our heads in the sand and plead innocent and/or ignorant of the calamities that ar...
The Affordable Care Act and Common Core are using the same template. Both are being sold as being reasonable, incremental cost-saving quality changes to improve the delivery system of these two major institutions.
SPRING HILL — A home on the edge of a sinkhole that opened in Spring Hill was declared unsafe Monday and the homeowner was given until Tuesday morning to remove her belongings, according to Hernando County officials. ...
Along a winding strip of Lake Lindsey Road and hidden from the chaos of modern life, a quaint piece of old Florida awaits. They come by canoe or kayak, ride in on horseback, or jog and walk up to rest a bit, enjoy a cold drink and eat a sandwich or e...