Andrea K. McDaniels

Writer

Andrea K. McDaniels is an award winning health and medicine reporter at The Baltimore Sun, where she writes about the latest medical advances. She has also covered minority and small business, manufacturing, retail and marketing since coming to the newspaper in 2001. A native of Virginia, McDaniels moved around a lot as a kid. She has lived in Baltimore longer than anywhere else in life. She has a fascination with fitness, diseases, medicine and other health-related topics. An exercise fanatic, she's probably tried just about every fitness activity there is. Her favorites are running, hot yoga and kickboxing. Before coming to The Sun she worked the Charlotte Observer and The New York Times.

Recent Articles

  • Man killed in shooting on N. Smallwood Street in West Baltimore

    Man killed in shooting on N. Smallwood Street in West Baltimore

    A 26-year-old man was found shot to death in a house on N. Smallwood Street on Saturday afternoon, Baltimore police said. Police were called to the 1800 block of N. Smallwood Street at about 4:30 p.m for a report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found the man inside a house with gunshot wounds...

  • Johns Hopkins won't penalize applicants who protest gun violence

    Johns Hopkins won't penalize applicants who protest gun violence

    Johns Hopkins University joined a growing number of universities and colleges around the country in publicly assuring high school students that their admissions chances won’t be hurt if they protest gun violence. The university made the announcement on Twitter Friday evening and pinned the tweet...

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