| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Nothing of true consequence has transpired yet at Ravens training camp, not even an actual preseason game -- the best litmus tests for who's worthy of inclusion on the roster.
That doesn't mean impressions aren't being formed, though, as the Ravens are...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The Orioles have placed infielder Wilson Betemit on the 15-day disabled list after an MRI taken before Thursday's game showed a small cartilage tear in his right wrist and a deep bone bruise.
First baseman Joe Mahoney was called up from Triple-A...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:49 PM
Ravens center Matt Birk expects to start against the Pittsburgh Steelers, barring any setbacks.
Birk had surgery on his left knee Aug. 3, which has sidelined him for the first three preseason games. The six-time Pro Bowl player returned to practice...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Baltimore County schools Superintendent Joe A. Hairston formally announced Friday that he will leave his post this June, saying he has a record of success.
Speaking at a news conference, Hairston pointed to improved academic achievement of African-...
| Sep 7, 2008
For 30 minutes they swim together, two strangers lapping the pool in adjacent lanes at the Merritt Athletic Club in Towson. Finally, the older woman climbs out and slumps on the deck, in awe of the teenager still plugging away.
"She just keeps going,...
| May 2, 2007
His knees ache with pain so intense that he says he is unable to stand for more than a few minutes.
"I look silly at cocktail parties. I'm the only one sitting down," said former Ravens defensive end Michael Mc- Crary.He is 36 years old.
He has taken...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 72 years old and need a knee replacement. Is this safe at my age? Will I be able to do the same activities after I've recovered from surgery?
ANSWER: If you're otherwise in good health, knee replacement surgery can be a reasonable...
| May 24, 2012
| 4:23 PM
After nearly two years of unusual stiffness and pain, 12-year-old Taylor de Castro of Upper Saucon Township was diagnosed with oligoarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), which causes pain and swelling and affects joints such as knees, ankles,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:11 AM
A partial fix may mean total freedom. When it comes to knee replacement, sometimes less is more.
George Kleinfeld, knee replacement patient: "Pain, it's primarily the pain issue. It hurts to walk or climb stairs."
Tired of letting his knee pain hold him...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Do you have housemaid's knee or jersey finger? Many common pain conditions have acquired colorful monikers.
Upsy-daisy! New moms lifting and holding their newborns numerous times a day may develop baby wrist, also known as de Quervain’...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Many horses develop osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) as they age and progress through their athletic career. There are several treatments available to try and prevent the development of osteoarthritis, as well as to help those horses that are...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Q: I feel like crying for joy, when yesterday I was just ready to cry. After battling lice for weeks, I was almost ready to take a razor to the long, brown locks that have taken me three years to grow.
Thank goodness I found the Listerine-and-vinegar...