| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Air quality regulators will begin monitoring pollution levels near major Southern California traffic corridors next year, for the first time providing data important to nearly 1 million Southern Californians who are at greater risk of respiratory...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:53 PM
When it comes to eating healthy, a diet rich in fiber is right at the top of the list. Fiber can help control your appetite and weight, and may even help lower the risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Yet most adults don’t get enough fiber....
| Aug 8, 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....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:24 PM
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:48 PM
President George W. Bush's successful heart surgery, which involved placement of a stent in a coronary artery, is performed roughly a million times a year nationwide, sometimes without even a night in the hospital, according to cardiologists.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Despite the industrial train tracks about 100 feet beyond her back fence, Laurie Weishorn's neat, tree-lined backyard in Southwest Baltimore can seem like an oasis of suburban quiet on a low-humidity summer afternoon.
After 22 years in Morrell Park,...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The “senior moments” of unreliable memory may be a scientifically valid way to predict Alzheimer’s disease, after all.
Alzheimer’s disease experts gathered at an international conference in Boston this week have a fancy name...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - As I walked around a department store perusing some items on my son's college dorm room supply list, I thought back to my college years. I could fit everything I needed for my college dorm, plus my bike, in the back of the small hatchback...
| Jul 28, 2013
The dietary supplement Rock-It Man was touted as a potent, all-natural solution for the symptoms of erectile dysfunction, one that promised results in just 25 minutes.
But when it was tested in a federal lab earlier this year, Rock-It Man turned out...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Dennis S. Hill, a former Baltimore City Police Department spokesman known for his mellow voice, authoritative presence and accessibility to the media, died Saturday of heart disease at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Forest Hill resident was 71.
| Jul 31, 2013
Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s national campaign to get America moving. The Heart Walk is a non-competitive walk that celebrates those who have made lifestyle changes and encourages many more to take the pledge to live...