| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Vernissia Tam gulped down half a glass of champagne at noon Friday and prepared to scream. She was about to find out what kind of doctor she would become, and where she would train.
"No peeking," a Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine official...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Constipation hits everybody at some point. The uncomfortable condition can be caused by many things, including a bad diet and dehydration. Dr. Vaibhav A. Parekh, director of Medstar Harbor Primary Care, talks about how to prevent and treat constipation,...
| Apr 15, 2013
For years, Baltimore officials felt they could do little more than throw up their hands in frustration over the archipelago of small liquor stores that blight many of the city's poorest neighborhoods. Local residents complain the businesses are magnets...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 10:04 AM
The United Way of Central Maryland's Access to Healthy Food Initiative distributed more than 2.8 million pounds of groceries — enough to fill 56 tractor trailers — to low-income individuals and families, the organization announced Tuesday....
| Jun 10, 2013
Among the 81 calls for medical and fire-rescue service the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received during the period June 2-9 were the following:
Hammonds Ferry Road at Railway Avenue, 7:58 p.m. June 7. Crews from the Lansdowne, Arbutus, English...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:41 AM
It’s week 2 of "The Bachelorette," which means it’s time to separate the men from the boys. Or in Des’s case, weed out one decent guy in a mansion full of losers.
I find it hard to believe that the 25 potential suitors who climbed...
| Jun 7, 2013
Here it is June, and summer is just a week or so away! Aberdeen is getting into summer programs and concerts, classes, and lots to do.
At the Aberdeen Senior Center, today is the first Friday of the month and the Men's Discussion group is meeting from...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Giant Food has launched a prescription card that’s good for discounts on prescriptions and other health-related products.
The grocer’s Prescription Savings Card is not an insurance plan. But customers who pay a $10 enrollment fee to sign...
| May 30, 2013
After her melanoma, Cheryl Stratos is mostly back to a normal life, running a business and driving her teenage son to weekend events, but there are reminders that it could all come back: The sores all over her body, the high fevers, the hair loss --...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Gary Stevens became the oldest jockey to win the Preakness on Saturday, and the 50-year-old Hall of Famer has Clark Masterson to thank.
Masterson, a personal trainer based in Bellevue, Wash., helped the 50-year-old jockey lose 25 pounds and nearly 8...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Before Brendan Fields arrived at Boys' Latin last summer, the Lakers' basketball team was at the bottom of the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference.
But that almost seems inconsequential in the context of where Fields was, and...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:27 AM
University of Colorado defensive lineman Will Pericak has visited the Ravens, Kansas City Chiefs and the San Diego Chargers, according to sources.
Pericak is a 6-foot-4, 296-pound four-year starter and an All-Pac-12 honorable-mention selection.