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Dentistry and Dental Health (INACTIVE)

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  • Dr. Drexel M. "Drex" Johnston, dentist

    Dr. Drexel M. "Drex" Johnston, dentist
    Dr. Drexel M. "Drex" Johnston, a retired Bel Air dentist and World War II pilot who was a lifelong aviation enthusiast, died July 6 of complications from a stroke at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. He was 91. "Drex was a true Renaissance man, bon...
  • Joseph F. Williams, dentist

    Joseph F. Williams, a retired Timonium dentist who was known for his generosity in not charging patients, died Monday of respiratory failure at Sinai Hospital. He was 83. Joseph Francis Williams was born and raised in Waterbury, Conn., where he graduated...
  • Medical Examiner's Office defies stereotypes, holds surprises

    Medical Examiner's Office defies stereotypes, holds surprises
    One in a series of occasional articles. Hearses enter the six-story building in West Baltimore through garage doors that snap open and shut quickly, to keep business discreet. Researchers who work across from the $43 million Forensic Medical Center...
  • Free dental clinic draws hundreds to Pallotti's gym [Old Town Laurel]

    There were no bouncing balls or athletes hurriedly pacing the facilities floor in the gym at St. Vincent Pallotti High School this past Friday and Saturday. The sports arena had been transformed into a 53-chair dental facility. While the first day's count...
  • Esperanza Center marks 50th anniversary by restoring mural

    Esperanza Center marks 50th anniversary by restoring mural
    Emblazoned over Broadway are the words of a mother to her son, translated from Spanish to say, "The dignity created through a rich history of efforts, sacrifice and work is, for me, a symbol of Hispanic pride." The message, conveyed in a mural...
  • UM medical school to break ground on much-needed research space

    UM medical school to break ground on much-needed research space
    Winning a $1.6 million federal grant to buy a robotic system to store 1 million blood, urine and tissue samples was easy compared to finding space for it at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The "monster" machine, to be known as the...
  • Project Homeless Connect providing services for needy

    Project Homeless Connect providing services for needy
    Robert Taylor says problems with alcohol cost him his job as a city laborer four years ago. He quit drinking, but without a permanent source of income or place to stay, it's been difficult for him to get back on his feet. He's held a few odd jobs, but...
  • Chase Brexton moves to new headquarters as it expands its reach

    Chase Brexton moves to new headquarters as it expands its reach
    When it first opened its doors in 1978, Chase Brexton was a small operation of volunteers started to address the new AIDS epidemic and its effect on gay men, the population most hit at the time by the disease. The organization has since grown into one...
  • Recession, state law, lead Marylanders to switch health insurance

    Recession, state law, lead Marylanders to switch health insurance
    A 2007 Maryland law expanding the state's Medicaid program, along with job losses during the recession, has put Maryland near the front of a national trend where the number of people on public health care coverage has increased while the number on private...
  • How will health reform affect dental coverage?

    How will health reform affect dental coverage?
    Much of the attention over what changes federal health reform will bring has focused on doctor visits and hospital stays. But what about dental care? Tequila Terry, director of plan and partner management for the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange,...
  • Mother of teen who died after dental surgery advocates for dental safety

    Mother of teen who died after dental surgery advocates for dental safety
    The mother of a Howard County teenager who died after dental surgery wants to see all pediatric dental procedures that use general anesthesia take place in hospitals someday. But for now, Cathy Garger hopes to shed light on dangers surrounding routine...
  • 'The Bachelorette' recap, Week 1: What some guys won't try

    'The Bachelorette' recap, Week 1: What some guys won't try
    Hello rose lovers and welcome to Season 9 of The Bachelorette!  It’s been a long 77 days for us 'Bachelor' fans, but I am back and ready to bring you the play-by-play as we follow Desiree on her second chance at love, which is sure to be filled with...