Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics Maryland Chapter and almost 900 members statewide support Howard County Executive Ken Ulman for setting strong nutritional standards for the beverages sold on county property.
Throughout the winter, snow, cold temperatures and rain can leave children aimlessly searching for things to do inside ¿ and parents desperately searching for ways to keep their children active, entertained and educated.
By Allison Eatough and Illustrations by Mike Myers
Maryland hospitals will be encouraged to have a written breast-feeding policy and promote the creation of breast-feeding support groups under new recommendations announced by state health officials Tuesday to encourage more moms to feed their babies human milk.
By By Andrea K. Walker and Scott Dance and The Baltimore Sun
A group of Johns Hopkins ethicists have written a letter to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg supporting a proposed amendment to require written consent for circumcisions that include an orthodox Jewish practice some say leads to to herpes.