RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fitness

A collection of news and information related to Fitness published by this site and its partners.

Top Fitness Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • City receives donation of 100 portable defibrillators

    City receives donation of 100 portable defibrillators
    Laurel city is set to receive approximately 100 automatic external defibrillators, or AEDs, from a Gaithersburg health company in what local leaders are saying is an unprecedented donation. "To our knowledge and research, it's one of the biggest...
  • 'House of Cards' recap, Season 2, Episode 9

    'House of Cards' recap, Season 2, Episode 9
    This Jodie Foster-directed episode has a very "Dexter"-esque cold open. We see Freddy, preparing for his day. He does some exercise, before walking to work. When he arrives at his place, he finds the morning paper, with news of Claire's scandal splashed...
  • Deportations are costly, immoral [Letter]

    Deportations are costly, immoral [Letter]
    The deportation of non-violent undocumented immigrants is costly. It tears apart the very fabric of society, the family, thus causing irreparable emotional pain. There are costs in dollars and cents not only for the incarceration, often lengthy, of the...
  • CA offers window into Columbia wellness retreat

    CA offers window into Columbia wellness retreat
    When the Columbia Association announced last year the $2.7 million wellness facility planned for the downtown lakefront would be a mind and body retreat, it was clear the 27,000-square-foot space would be a departure from CA's existing programming. On...
  • Surgeon brings less-invasive technique to implanting heart pump to UM

    Surgeon brings less-invasive technique to implanting heart pump to UM
    Walter G. Amprey was driving his wife, Andrea, home from a restaurant one night last December when he turned onto an on-ramp for the Baltimore Beltway. A sudden dizziness overcame him. He blacked out. The family SUV ran off the road and rolled into a...
  • Rick Sowell said Navy men's lacrosse must take game from driving range to golf course

    Rick Sowell said Navy men's lacrosse must take game from driving range to golf course
    Saturday’s 9-6 loss to Patriot League rival Bucknell was an exercise in déjà vu for Navy coach Rick Sowell. For what seemed to be the umpteenth time, the team played well enough to win, but failed to execute when it mattered the most. “We...
  • Mitchell K. Alexander, McDaniel director

    Mitchell K. Alexander, McDaniel director
    Mitchell K. "Mitch" Alexander, director of events services at McDaniel College who earlier had been student activities director, died Feb. 19 at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 56. "We do not have a cause of death and the results of an autopsy are pending,"...
  • New program to bring healthy food to city's corner stores

    New program to bring healthy food to city's corner stores
    Baltimore City plans to help corner stores in West Baltimore stock healthier fare, and get kids and their parents interested in buying it, as part of an effort to reduce childhood obesity. Though on the decline among young children nationally, obesity...
  • Howard school board to again focus on wellness policy

    Howard school board to again focus on wellness policy
    "Brain breaks" are becoming part of the Howard County school day, and it's all part of the fight against childhood obesity. The physical activities breaks are part of the Howard County Public School System's implementation of the not-yet-finalized...
  • Patrick H. Vogel, executive for wine, spirits distributor

    Patrick H. Vogel, executive for wine, spirits distributor
    Patrick H. Vogel, former president of Republic National Distributing Co.'s Maryland division, died Feb. 21 of cancer at his home in Louisville, Tenn. He was 62. The son of Herman Lentz "Bunny" Vogel, who was a corporate officer of H.C. Spinks Clay Co., a...
  • Lutherville Vol. Fire Co. to get $4.2M addition

    Lutherville Vol. Fire Co. to get $4.2M addition
    A $4.2 million addition and renovation at the Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company that will more than double floor space and improve conditions for the company's 100-plus volunteers will begin in mid-March, Mullan Contracting Co. announced in a statement...
  • Brain-boosting nutrition

     Brain-boosting nutrition
    Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post is from Whitney Wallace. We all know that eating right, getting regular physical activity and getting adequate sleep are important for...