| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:14 PM
A Harford County inmate from Belcamp was ordered held without bail after he allegedly smuggled prescription drugs to try to sell in the Detention Center, according to charging documents.
Christopher J. Bradley, 21, of the 1200 block of Talbot Road,...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Megan Runkel of Ellicott City had sleepwalked several times a week for most of her life, but when she woke up in 2006 standing on her bed with her arm raised above her head stopping the blade of a whirling ceiling fan, sh e knew it was time to see a...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Harford Sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Erik C. Fleming, 26, of the first block of Emerson Street, was arrested on two bench warrants Thursday in cases in which he was charged with failing to register a dangerous dog,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:42 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I have brain fog, attention deficit and a general feeling of disconnection to the world. I take the drugs Provigil, Zoloft and clonazepam. I also take vitamins, but nothing helps. I see a psychiatrist who says I'm just depressed from my...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:23 PM
MIDDLETOWN — A doctor accused of prescribing drugs to cash-paying addicts so readily he was called "The Candy Man" was spared jail time at his sentencing in Superior Court Tuesday.
Dr. Scott Houghton, who pleaded guilty in September to four...
| Nov 6, 2013
Q: I sometimes get "twitchy" legs at night. It disturbs my sleep. It's not painful; my muscles just sort of twitch. What could be causing this? Is there a way to prevent it?
A: From your description, restless legs syndrome could be the cause of your...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Jonathan Warren walks through the maze of corridors until he finds the little room. Anxiously, he puts on the earphones and adjusts the wraparound visor. The image before him is crude: Road, desert, truck.
Describe that day, his therapist says.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:02 AM
Q: The best tip I ever received for mosquito bites is to dab on hydrogen peroxide. I have very sensitive skin, and bites used to get very swollen and itch for weeks.
Now, I apply drugstore hydrogen peroxide, and in less than 15 minutes, I have no itch...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:04 PM
An 18-year-old woman died Friday night when she was thrown out of the back seat of an alleged drug dealer’s car after buying prescription medication from him in south suburban Worth, Cook County prosecutors said today.
Brittany Wawrzyniak had...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Dear Pharmacist: What are the best medications to help me sleep? I've tried all the natural remedies. I need something stronger! — V.E., Sacramento, Calif.
Dear V.E.: Why, as a nation, do we have trouble sleeping? It should be such a natural act....
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q: For around 12 years, I've suffered from sunset to sunrise from severe cramping and uncontrollable leg jerks that have responded to no known medical treatment. Is this restless leg syndrome? What's the best treatment?
A: Your symptoms sound like the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
In February, there was a sizeable drug bust at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. The media covered the story in great detail. While making my morning coffee, one update stopped me dead in my tracks. Marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine and...