| Nov 13, 2012
| 10:37 AM
A nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly provides a guest post. This week, Mindy Athas weighs in on apples.
Finding fresh, local and tasty ripe apples in the fall is easy. May some apple wisdom fall upon your head.
| Nov 13, 2012
| 5:31 PM
In the hours after 17-year-old Daniel Borowy was shot in the cafeteria of Perry Hall High School on the first day of school in August, allegedly by a 15-year-old schoolmate, doctors at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore had to use more than...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. This week, Deb Schulze weighs in on fiber....
| May 11, 2010
| 4:22 AM
If you can't make it to the Baltimore Farmers' Market under the JFX, or can't bear the thought of driving downtown on a Sunday, here's another option.Today is opening day for the University Farmers' Market in the first block of......
| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:21 PM
A selection of resources for breast cancer patients and families:
Susan G. Komen for the Cure Maryland Holds annual walk to raise money for local and national breast cancer programs. Awards grants to state programs that increase access to quality...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 10:46 PM
Kevin Brown knew he was hooked on crack cocaine. That was obvious each time he set off on another smoking binge. But Brown says he never imagined that he also suffered from a mental illness until he walked into Baltimore Behavioral Health Inc.
A day or...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 7:52 AM
On May 17, Mary M. Drayton sold her home at 1505 Applecroft Lane in Cockeysville, Md., to Jonathan Gottlieb. Mr. Gottlieb purchased the home for $705,000.
Jonathan Gottlieb was named Chief Medical Officer for the University of Maryland Medical Center...
| Jul 3, 2010
| 5:23 PM
Three hospitals have consistently outpaced all others in Maryland in the use of stents to treat heart patients, according to data obtained by The Baltimore Sun, raising questions as state regulators examine whether the expensive procedure is performed...
| Dec 12, 2010
Bit by bit, Michael Raphael's company is digitizing the real world.
Direct Dimensions, the Owings Mills firm he founded, scans items, buildings and even people and turns the results into 3-D computerized models. It has trained its equipment on everything...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:45 AM
In my article last week about the closing of Werner's on Redwood Street, I made the claim that its closing and that of Burke's only a few months earlier have left downtown Baltimore without a single restaurant dating from before the Charles Center...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 11:12 AM
Casey Towers, then 20 and the mother of two babies, spent January and February of 2006 at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore. She prayed for a gift that was a matter of life and death: a healthy heart to replace her broken one. She got...
| May 2, 2011
| 6:22 PM
Archbishop Spalding junior first baseman Nick Freeberger sits on a dugout bench. The evening sun is shining on his boyish face, and he smiles. It has been a good day. He helped his No. 2 Cavaliers to victory with a three-run home run.
That would be...