| Dec 11, 2011
U.S. District Judge James B. Zagel has been a fixture on the federal bench here for nearly a quarter-century, and before that he served as an Illinois Cabinet official as well as chief of the Illinois State Police. So he is as well-positioned as anyone to...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:21 PM
'The Art of Uncertainty'
Dennis Merritt Jones will talk about "The Art of Uncertainty" at an Inside Edge networking breakfast meeting at UC Irvine's University Club, 801 E. Peltason. The event starts at 6:30 a.m. First-time guests pay $35...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 2:11 PM
The state of Maryland has received a $28.3 million performance bonus for its efforts in enrolling children in federal health programs.
The money was given to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Bon Secours Care-A-Van, is a mobile medical unit that travels throughout Hampton Roads providing health care to adults and children who are uninsured. All services are free, but donations are welcome.
The Care-A-Van provides general medical care,...
| May 15, 2011
| 8:23 AM
The Bon Secours Care-A-Van is a mobile medical unit that travels throughout Hampton Roads providing health care to adults and children who are uninsured.
All services are free, but donations are welcome. It provides general medical care -- treatment...
| May 18, 2011
| 7:25 AM
A group of over 500 health professionals has written a letter to McDonald's asking the fast food chain to stop marketing fast food to kids. The ads will appear in newspapers in select cities nationwide like San Francisco and Chicago. In New York, the...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 9:30 AM
Four years ago, a 12-year-old boy from Prince George's County named Deamonte Driver died from complications of an untreated dental infection. Lacking access to routine dental care that could have prevented the problem, and to basic treatment that could...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 8:07 AM
Donna Radke and her daughter, Jennifer Radke, spend most Sundays showing homes to prospective buyers as part of their careers as sales associates at RE/MAX Center in Grayslake, Ill., but on Sunday, June 19, they are devoting their day to the cause of...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 9:52 PM
Children here inWashington state will be among thousands taking part in a major study. The National Children's study will examine the effects of environmental influences on children's health and develoopment.
It will follow 100,000 children across the...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 5:33 PM
The dust was thick enough that Sally Dworak-Fisher could trace letters in it with her finger.
She feared that particles from rehab work next door were drifting into her Federal Hill home and coating many surfaces — even under the bathroom sink....
| Aug 1, 2011
| 8:58 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced new guidelines in Washington Monday requiring health insurance plans beginning on or after August 1, 2012 to cover several women's preventive services, including birth control and...