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  • Service dog helps Monarch Academy teacher monitor her diabetes

    As Monarch Academy music teacher Kenzie Turk talked about the trials of living with Type 1 diabetes, her service dog, Bear, lay nearby, drifting in and out of a deep sleep. Dozing in class isn't usually acceptable at the public charter school in Glen...
  • Michael Stebbins steps down as Rep Stage artistic director

    Michael Stebbins steps down as Rep Stage artistic director
    Michael Stebbins, who has guided Rep Stage since 2005, has resigned as producing artistic director, effective May 5. "I have decided to go back to being a freelance actor and director," Stebbins, 47, said Friday, "which is something I have wanted to...
  • Good Deeds: Spotlight on the American Heart Association

    Good Deeds: Spotlight on the American Heart Association
    Nonprofit organizations abound in Howard County, and Howard Magazine highlights who they are, what they do and how you can help. Name: American Heart Association Who: Annette Fisher, senior director, marketing and communications, Mid-Atlantic region...
  • The high price of health disparities

    The high price of health disparities
    Why do some people get sicker and die sooner than others? The answer involves more than our genes, behaviors and medical care, according to a new study by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies and the advocacy group Equity Inc. It turns...
  • Vegan diet good for kids and animals

    Vegan diet good for kids and animals
    As Jill Rosen highlights in her recent article ("The Littlest Vegans," March 20), an increasing number of today's youth are growing up on a diet loaded with healthier and more humane plant-based foods. Since we develop lifelong eating habits at a young...
  • Md. veterans official accused in benefits kickback scheme

    Md. veterans official accused in benefits kickback scheme
    A former high-ranking official at the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs has been accused of running a kickback scheme from his state office, allegedly fabricating military achievements and disability claims in exchange for a cut of the resulting...
  • Breaking down Sunday's Ravens-Chargers game with San Diego Union-Tribune's Michael Gehlken

    Breaking down Sunday's Ravens-Chargers game with San Diego Union-Tribune's Michael Gehlken
    Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. The Ravens left for the West Coast on Friday and play the San Diego Chargers on Sunday, so I reached out to Michael Gehlken, the Chargers beat writer...
  • Civil rights leader Lawrence Guyot dies at 73

    Civil rights leader Lawrence Guyot dies at 73
    Lawrence Guyot, a civil rights leader who survived jailhouse beatings in the Deep South in the 1960s and went on to encourage generations to get involved, has died. He was 73.  Guyot had a history of heart problems and suffered from diabetes, and died...
  • Baltimore police add patrols to battle west-side violence

    Baltimore police add patrols to battle west-side violence
    Jim Mingle and Mike Boyd, detectives for the Baltimore Police Department, usually work in ties and jackets, but as daylight wanes on this day, they are standing on a West Baltimore street corner in their uniform blues. "Still fits," Mingle says, patting...
  • Maynard E. Keadle, Baltimore County principal

    Maynard E. Keadle, Baltimore County principal
    Maynard E. Keadle, a retired principal of Dulaney and Perry Hall high schools known for putting his students and faculty first, died of complications from diabetes Tuesday at Manor Care Ruxton. The Timonium resident was 84. "It seemed that Maynard was...
  • Calif. man sues 7UP over antioxidant claims

    Calif. man sues 7UP over antioxidant claims
    A California man is suing Dr Pepper Snapple Group, the Plano, Tex. manufacturer of 7UP, in federal court over what he says are misleading antioxidant claims about its regular and diet Cherry Antioxidant, Mixed Berry Antioxidant, and Pomegranate...
  • New study scrutinizes heart stent procedures

    New study scrutinizes heart stent procedures
    A new study of more than 500,000 cardiac patients who underwent recent cardiac stent or angioplasty procedures in the United States has found that up to 15 percent were either unnecessary or appeared to be of uncertain medical benefit. However, nearly...