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  • Sex lives: Fact or fiction

    Sex lives: Fact or fiction
    There are many stereotypes, myths and incorrect information about sex for boomers and beyond. Contrary to popular opinion, older couples are doing the deed a lot — and STDs are more of an issue than you might think. Claim: Younger couples have...
  • Why must Catholic bishops insist on trying to control women's lives?

    The argument by Catholic bishops and other conservatives that providing contraception and reproductive health services for all women is a denial of Catholics' religious freedom is without merit ("O'Brien's quixotic fight," Feb. 9). The law is not...
  • HPV connected to oral cancers too

    HPV connected to oral cancers too
    It's common knowledge that HPV — or human papillomavirus — is linked with cervical cancer, thanks to the controversy over the vaccine. But far fewer people know that this same sexually transmitted viral strain is connected to oral cancers,...
  • 'Jersey Shore' recap: Episode 8

    'Jersey Shore' recap: Episode 8
    It was unseasonably warm today in Baltimore, and I was craving a trip to the beach. I could smell the Atlantic Stand and taste the orange crushes from Fishtales. However, the fantasy ends when I realize that it is unfortunately still February. I suppose...
  • With captain sidelined, Broadneck heads into final day of regional in 4th place

    Controversy off the mat leading in to Friday night's Class 4A-3A East Region wrestling tournament didn't dull the action at Wilde Lake, as 25 teams sent competitors into the quarterfinals. Among the highlights, Centennial senior Nathan Kraisser, who is...
  • Group backs HPV shot recommendation for boys

    Group backs HPV shot recommendation for boys
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Boys 11 years and up should get Merck & Co's Gardasil vaccine to protect them against HPV infections, which can cause genital warts as well as oral, penile and anal cancers, the nation's largest group of pediatricians said...
  • State wrestling scores/results from Friday

    Class 4A-3A Team Scores through Day 1 Place Score Name 1 48.00 River Hill 2 34.00 Urbana 3 31.50 Tuscarora 4 30.00 Wilde Lake 5 27.00 Perry Hall 6 26.50 La Plata 7 22.50 North County 8 22.00 Thomas Wootton 9 21.00 Thomas Stone 10 20.00...
  • State wrestling tournament individual and team results

    State wrestling tournament individual and team results
    Class 4A-3A Championship Round 106 - Salvo (PEH) md Smith (THS), 8-0 113 - Leadbeter (NOC) d Savage (TUS), 5-4 120 - Harrell (BDN) d Colbert (NHG), 3-2 126 - Kraisser (CTN) md Alley (SRI), 14-4 132 - T. Goodwin (ARU) d Taylor (BAR), 9-4 138 - Sutton...
  • Bring forced marriage out of the shadows

    Bring forced marriage out of the shadows
    Are forced marriages a major issue in the United States — even here in Maryland? The problem might not get a lot of attention, but it is bigger than most people realize. In fact, there is growing concern over forced marriages, including in the...
  • Vampires: I know what you are. And I won't have unprotected sex with you.

    Vampires: I know what you are. And I won't have unprotected sex with you.
    OK, Halloween checklist: No eye color-changing lenses, because they can infect your cornea. Check. No black licorice for days at a time, as it lowers potassium and can cause heart arrythmias. Check. Don't go overboard on the chocolate, which contains...
  • Sex, drugs and ... more sex and drugs

    Sex, drugs and ... more sex and drugs
    Forget about rock 'n' roll: When rats are administered the highly addictive stimulant methamphetamine and allowed to engage in sexual behavior while high, all they want is more of both. That's the raw finding of a study published Tuesday by the Journal of...