| Sep 30, 2011
| 7:38 AM
After months of chemotherapy and radiation, Susan Faber had finally finished breast cancer treatment and conquered the disease.
It should have been a happy occasion. But Faber felt at a loss earlier this year as she rang the gong at Johns Hopkins...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Dr. Frederick Joseph Hatem, a retired Havre de Grace obstetrician who delivered thousands of babies in Harford and Cecil counties during his four-decade career, including baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., died June 6 of heart failure at Harford...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Patricia Artimovich survived a life-threatening disease, thanks, she says, to the Johns Hopkins Avon Breast Cancer Center and to the healing power of horses.
Next weekend, horses and their riders will help her raise funds for the hospital and its...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 10:42 AM
A Hanover provider of health care services to county and city detention centers said Tuesday that it had agreed to sell itself in a cash deal valued at about $57.2 million.
Conmed Healthcare Management Inc. said it would be acquired by Ayelet Investments...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:40 AM
The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center is hosting its annual Maryland Half Marathon this Sunday from 8 a.m. to noon in the Maple Lawn community of Howard County.
This is the race made famous by Dozer the Dog, who ran much...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 1:18 PM
Mabel Hilda Young, a retired Baltimore City public schools administrator who was present at the desegregation of Gwynn Oak Amusement Park, died of complication from surgery Nov. 19 at Sinai Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 84.
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:21 PM
Dr. Duane Anthony Sewell, a highly regarded head and neck surgeon and researcher who was also a member of the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died Nov. 26 of gastric cancer at his Mount Washington home.
Dr. Sewell was 44.
| Dec 9, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Evelyn Beall, owner of Flowers by Evelyn, in Westminster, has a personal stake in comforting those who are fighting cancer.
She's a cancer survivor herself, and said her mother-in-law is currently undergoing cancer treatments at the Carroll Regional...
| Dec 10, 2011
Dr. Sherman Samuel Robinson, a retired pediatrician who had been the athletics physician for Severna Park High School, died of cancer Monday at his Edgewater home. He was 79.
Born in Pittsfield, Mass., and raised on Staten Island, N.Y., he earned a...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Only months after he moved away to start a career in Phoenix, Ariz., longtime Lansdowne community activist Brian Bailey has returned to the area. The 27-year-old former president of the Lansdowne Improvement Association is back to receive cancer treatment...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 5:11 AM
The sixth annual Brian's Baseball Bash -- a fundraiser for the University of Maryland Children's Hospital, hosted by Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts -- will take place Aug. 12 at Dave & Buster's in Arundel Mills mall.
The bash, which benefits the...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 3:59 PM
The underlying medical condition that contributed to the death of writer and filmmaker Nora Ephron and is forcing ABC news anchor Robin Roberts to get a bone marrow transplant is a rare and complicated disease that scientists are still trying to figure...