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Parkinson's Disease

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  • Court overturns Hopkins malpractice case

    Court overturns Hopkins malpractice case
    The Maryland Court of Special Appeals overturned a multimillion-dollar judgment against Johns Hopkins Hospital in a case that accused its doctors of causing severe and irreversible brain damage to a baby born at the hospital. The judges ordered the...
  • Feds Should Stop Fighting Medical Marijuana

    To all appearances, Connecticut is well on the way to making medical marijuana available to people who are suffering from certain serious illnesses. Regulations have been drafted and will be voted on by a legislative committee next month. Physicians...
  • Anne Heche reportedly signed to 'Michael J. Fox Show'

    Anne Heche reportedly signed to 'Michael J. Fox Show'
    NBC's highly anticipated "Michael J. Fox Show," which premieres Sept. 26, has reportedly signed Anne Heche to play the recurring role of Fox's rival news anchor, Susan Rodriguez-Jones. The new series features Fox as Mike Henry, a New York City TV anchor...
  • Lary Lewman, actor

    Lary Lewman, actor
    Lary Lewman, an actor who delighted baby boomers as television's Pete the Pirate and later became the recorded voice of national Democratic presidential campaign advertisements, died of complications for Parkinson's disease Thursday at his Clarksville...
  • Mary B. Scott, medical technician

    Mary B. Scott, medical technician
    Mary B. Scott, a former laboratory technician and longtime Severna Park resident, died June 30 of Parkinson's disease at Oak Crest Village in Parkville. She was 83. The daughter of an automobile salesman and a homemaker, Mary Lou Blake was born and...
  • Edward H. Hooper, engineer

    Edward H. Hooper, a retired electrical engineer and model railroader, died July 8 from Parkinson's disease at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 81. Edward Harley Hooper was born in Massena, N.Y., and raised in Muscle Shoals, Ala., where he graduated in 1949...
  • Howard County health briefs

    Calendar Dance classes: Presented by Vantage House, a continuum-of-care retirement community, held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. every Thursday in the Vantage House auditorium, 5400 Vantage Point Road in Columbia. Dance has shown to improve balance, gait and...
  • Lt. Gen. Sidney Berry dies at 87; decorated combat vet led West Point

    Lt. Gen. Sidney Berry dies at 87; decorated combat vet led West Point
    Retired Army Lt. Gen. Sidney Berry, a decorated combat veteran of the Vietnam and Korean wars who led the U.S. Military Academy during a turbulent period in the 1970s when a cheating scandal rocked West Point months before he was forced to admit the first...
  • The Valley Line: Lost in the stars with Muse/ique at Caltech

    The Valley Line: Lost in the stars with Muse/ique at Caltech
    On Sunday, even before I opened my eyes, I knew that it was going to be a different kind of summer day. The breeze coming through the window was cool and fragrant. The birds in the trees outside seemed to be happier than usual, and chirping loudly. It...
  • Architect John Parkinson built for Los Angeles' growing metropolis

    If you stand on the corner of 4th and Spring streets in downtown, it's possible to view sections of at least 12 buildings designed by John Parkinson: the Los Angeles Theatre Center (formerly Security National Bank), the Title Insurance building and the...
  • TCA press tour: 'Breaking Bad's' Walter White had a hot-dog past?

    TCA press tour: 'Breaking Bad's' Walter White had a hot-dog past?
    Life is a series of domino effects. For "Breaking Bad's" Walter White, the road to becoming ruthless, drug-dealing Heisenberg goes back way before the troubles that come to light in 2008's pilot episode.  It all started with a dashed dream. "The...