| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Too many people think living with a lost tooth is no big deal. In fact, the long-term effects can make it a very big deal.
Not replacing a missing tooth increases the risk of losing the adjacent tooth, and the gap left...
| Jul 11, 2013
These groups meet regularly.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group — Third Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., at Lighthouse Senior Living at Ellicott City, 3100 N. Ridge Road, Ellicott City. 410-465-2288.
Bereaved Parents, USA — Third Wednesday, 8 p.m....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
WASHINGTON – Americans are exercising more, but that has not done much to slim their waistlines, underscoring the immense challenge confronting health advocates fighting the nation’s obesity crisis.
In more than two-thirds of the nation&...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 11:09 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - When it comes to fitness, experts say men generally want to be bulkier and women want to be trimmer and everyone wants to do what they are good at.
That's why as more women tackle brawny boot camps and men seek flexible peace on...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Doctors for Randy Travis gave an update and more details Wednesday on the country superstar's condition since his hospitalization Sunday in Texas.
Travis came through the ER at Baylor Medical Center in McKinney on Sunday after suffering a viral upper-...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Randy Travis has had a stroke and was undergoing surgery at a Plano, Texas, hospital to relieve pressure on his brain, his representative said Wednesday evening. The singer remains in critical condition.
The stroke came as a result of Travis' congestive...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Is it true that a large study found that most vitamin supplements may actually do more harm than good? What supplements should I avoid? Which are worth taking? I'm 67 and in good health.
ANSWER: Advice on vitamin and mineral...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The current and former owners of the Holcim cement plant east of Hagerstown have agreed to pay $700,000 in civil penalties to resolve violations of the federal Clean Air Act that included sulfur-dioxide emissions, according to the U.S. Environmental...
| Jul 13, 2013
An elated William R. "Bill" Harvey, president of Hampton University, announced Friday that the university had received a $13.5 million, five-year grant from the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities.
"It's a huge grant and it's...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed limiting how much arsenic can be in apple juice sold to Americans. The agency is acting in the wake of a Consumer Reports analysis on levels of the potentially poisonous metal in the popular fruit drink. ...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 6:21 PM
Products called chelators that are sold over the counter as treatments for autism, heart disease and other conditions are dangerous and illegal, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned in a crackdown announced Thursday.
The chemicals, which help...