Overcoming Depression: After twenty years of therapy, antidepressants and hospitalization, Kathy Forant decided to try one last thing to ease her severe depression: a new nerve-stimulation treatment pioneered at Butler Hospital.
After radiation treatment for three brain tumors left her nearly bald, Amy Finn couldn’t find a hair implant surgeon who would take her insurance. Until she met one doctor who said he’d do it for free.
Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome: Her doctors told her if she ever wanted to have children, she would have to abort her twins. But last-minute Googling led Heidi Ramsay Caruso to two Rhode Island physicians who finally gave her hope.
Surviving Cancer: Hearing a diagnosis of cancer once is bad enough. Living to hear it a second time is a nightmare. But Anne Fleet fought back, with the help of one doctor who was convinced she’d make it through.
Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline and Parks Superintendent Alix Ogden proudly celebrated the grand opening of the new Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park with a gala event on Wednesday, March 7th.
Rates for Cesareans, epidurals and inductions have risen dramatically in the last decade. Some mothers-to-be are asking why a natural process has become a medical maze — and they’re determined to take back their pregnancies.
Studio furniture tops the short list of items that grow more beautiful with age. Let the years unravel; every piece holds a story. To decipher how the commissioning process unfolds, we went to the source.
As the condos rise, Downcity must become a lively, twenty-four-hour neighborhood to lure residents. Retail and transportation options are underway . Now the city just needs to work on self-esteem issues.
Jeffrey Mailhot was quiet and nondescript, the kind of person who lived in the shadows and never called attention to himself. Until, that is, he confessed to Woonsocket police that he’d murdered three women.
Nancy Verde Barr was Julia Child’s executive chef and close friend for more than two decades. In her new memoir, Backstage with Julia: My Years with Julia Child, she reveals what really happened in that famous TV kitchen.