Amid the tangle of slow-moving traffic and purple jerseys that was Sunday's Baltimore Ravens tailgate, Larry the Cable Guy, the working man's comedian, was talking food – and how to ease that ubiquitous heartburn.
The state health department is asking for public comments on the use of synthetic marijuana-like substances that may cause severe reactions in some people and are regulated at the federal level and in at least 40 states.
For people with AIDS, medical marijuana can bring relief for many side-effects of the anti-retroviral drugs they must take and it is less toxic and less addictive than other medications that serve the same purpose
Dr. Angela Wakhweya began her medical career in her native Uganda, at the height of the AIDS epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa, where she saw many patients, friends and even some family members succumb to the deadly disease.
Leonard Pitts writes that those who remember Michael Jackson when he was young feel something other than a sense of justice at the news that his physician has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in his death.
University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay Perman regards childhood obesity as the great public health challenge of our time. With a Nov. 15-16 summit, Perman will kick off his effort to make the university a national center for battling the epidemic.
With the Board of Regents just two months from weighing in on a proposed merger of Maryland's largest public research campuses, Baltimore civic leaders are rallying against any move that would place the University of Maryland, Baltimore under out-of-town control.
The annual Harford Award Program was held Wednesday, September 21 at the Richlin Ballroom in Edgewood. Over 350 business and community leaders attended the dinner event that recognized five Harford County firms for their outstanding contributions to the community, the economy and their employees.
Geri and Larry Kalck, of Fallston, announce the engagement of their daughter, Karen Angela Kalck, to Jason Clinton McCormick, son of Dennis McCormick of Louisville, Tenn., and Christy Linke of Plant City, Fla.
David and Judy Garland, of Martinsville, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ruth Palmer Garland, of Martinsville, to Timothy Brian Neary of Baldwin. He is the son of Patrick and Patricia Neary, of Baldwin.
Dwayne Alan Skiles, a 34-year-old La Plata man, pleaded guilty Friday to peddling phony Viagra on Craigslist, after the four-month scheme was discovered by an undercover investigator working for pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Corp.