| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Q: What are the chances of a person with cystic fibrosis passing the disease to their offspring?
A: Cystic fibrosis is inherited as a recessive disease. This means a person could be a carrier of a CF mutation and not be affected.
Everyone has two copies...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Maryland senior offensive lineman Sal Conaboy was named to the 2014 Rimington Trophy Fall Watch List, the trophy committee announced Tuesday.
The Rimington Trophy was first awarded in 2000 and is presented annually to the top center in the NCAA Division...
| Jun 30, 2014
As kids, they shared best-friend necklaces, tears and laughter but time split them apart. Then, after 20 years, Nicole Burke moved back to Connecticut and drove past Liz Shuman, jogging down the street in Madison. "I'd just had two babies and was...
| May 18, 2014
| 12:44 PM
As thousands of Baltimore-area college students accept their diplomas this spring, many will have found themselves profoundly transformed by the experience.
Members of the Class of 2014 include a woman with cystic fibrosis who was told she would never...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran serenaded a 15-year-old Irish fan just minutes before she died Tuesday of cystic fibrosis, according to British media reports.
"Rest in peace Triona, so heartbreaking x," "The A Team" singer tweeted after finding out the...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Part of Friday's annual Red-White spring game at Maryland will involve fundraising for Uplifting Athletes, a non-profit organization that matches college football teams that raise money for medical research of rare diseases.
The Terps are helping...
| Feb 14, 2014
Love is brutalized throughout Gina Frangello's second novel, "A Life in Men." The pursuit of it, the act, the possibility. Love is what two young American women think they want, are perhaps even owed, but violence — premeditated, haphazard, self-...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:00 AM
It's looking to be the year of the consumer in health care, say leaders and visionaries in the industry.
New technology, changes in the market and the Affordable Care Act will allow more consumers to bid good-bye to some of the most frustrating parts of...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The East Stroudsburg University baseball team is adding 9-year-old Brayden Walsh of Tannersville to its roster for the 2014 season through a partnership with Team IMPACT. He is signing with the baseball program tonight at 5:30 p.m. and will spend......
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Forget those Winter Olympians. Baltimore just welcomed home another kind of champion, one I can totally get behind: a winning cocktail.
Crowned the as the people's choice winner at Sunday's Ryes Up Against Cystic Fibrosis charitable gala, the Spiced...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Bios of the area's scholar-athletes to be honored on March 2 at the annual National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Lehigh Valley Chapter Dinner, which will feature Lehigh coach Andy Coen as the main speaker and will be held at the...