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  • Sinai opens rehab center for those with brain injuries

    Sinai opens rehab center for those with brain injuries
    Sinai Hospital of Baltimore announced Wednesday it has opened a 20-bed rehabilitation center to treat patients who have suffered brain injuries, strokes or other neurological disorders. The $7.7 million Louis and Phyllis Friedman Neurological...
  • Howard County health briefs

    Look good, feel better The free program teaches beauty techniques to women with cancer to help them combat appearance-related side effects of treatment. Participants receive a bag of cosmetics donated by major manufacturers as well as instruction and...
  • Did McClellan get a bad rap? Debate goes on

    The argument over the performance of the Union commander on the nation's bloodiest day is far from settled. Major Gen. George B. McClellan was sacked by President Abraham Lincoln less than two months after the Battle of Antietam. For more than a...
  • Dr. Bernard 'Bernie' Kapiloff, surgeon

    Dr. Bernard 'Bernie' Kapiloff, surgeon
    Dr. Bernard "Bernie" Kapiloff, a retired plastic surgeon who had also been the longtime publisher of the Montgomery County Sentinel as well as a civil rights activist and philanthropist, died Oct. 10 from complications of a stroke at Roland Park Place....
  • Bernard J. 'B.J.' Land, Coca-Cola executive

    Bernard J. 'B.J.' Land, Coca-Cola executive
    Bernard J. "B.J." Land, a Coca-Cola executive and physical fitness buff who coached youth soccer and lacrosse teams, died Monday of a cardiac arrest at St. Joseph Medical Center. The Hunt Valley resident had recently celebrated his 53rd birthday....
  • Early menopause increases risk of stroke

    Women who enter menopause before their 46th birthday are twice as likely to suffer a stroke or coronary heart disease, according to Johns Hopkins researchers. The risk from early menopause is true no matter the ethnic or racial background of a woman, the...
  • Theodore S. Moyer, state police major

    Theodore S. Moyer, state police major
    Theodore S. "Ted" Moyer, a retired Maryland State Police major who was Harford County sheriff in the early 1980s, died Monday of pulmonary disease at his Edgewood home that overlooks the Bush River. He was 83. "We lost a great man in Sheriff Moyer," L....
  • The medical establishment is ill-suited to deal with America's obesity epidemic

    You did a write up on HBO's documentary "The Weight of the Nation" in which you called our obesity epidemic a wake up call for America ("Salad bars take root," May 1). Nothing new here. The alarm bells have been sounding for a while now. I am an...
  • Baltimore police struggle to close murders with few talking

    Baltimore police struggle to close murders with few talking
    Angela Holland seems to know just about everyone in her North Baltimore neighborhood. She jokes with a guy hanging out of the window of an apartment high-rise. She consoles the deli counter man at the East 25th Street corner store, who's distraught about...
  • New defensive coordinator Dean Pees says Ravens can overcome injury to Terrell Suggs

    New defensive coordinator Dean Pees says Ravens can overcome injury to Terrell Suggs
    Dean Pees has been through this before. He was the linebackers coach for the New England Patriots when he learned that Tedy Bruschi, a Pro Bowl middle linebacker and one of the team's emotional leaders, had a stroke, putting both his 2005 season and...
  • Meningitis outbreak brings attention to treatment of back pain

    Meningitis outbreak brings attention to treatment of back pain
    Naomi Morgan reached her limit when her doctor recommended a third surgery for chronic back pain. Tired of being cut open only to have the pain return, Morgan, a 65-year-old nursing assistant, began looking for a less invasive and hopefully more...
  • Doris E. Davies, kindergarten teacher and supervisor

    Doris E. Davies, kindergarten teacher and supervisor
    Doris E. Davies, a retired Baltimore County kindergarten teacher and supervisor, died Oct. 28 of heart failure at the Charlestown retirement community in Catonsville. She was 96. Mrs. Davies also taught for years in Baltimore City and "loved young...