| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:24 AM
El temblor de 5,1 grados de magnitud con epicentro en el sureste de Los Ángeles, así como sus posteriores 38 replicas registradas hasta el momento, han puesto de relieve la importancia de la prevención y preparación ante los desastres naturales.
| Mar 30, 2014
| 4:52 PM
A rainbow tide of men, women and children in brightly colored shirts swept along the beachfront Sunday in an annual effort to raise money and awareness about a deadly disease that continues to plague South Florida.
"This event is always very...
| Mar 29, 2014
Achy joints? Join the club. Consumer Reports notes that more than 50 million adults in the United States have arthritis, and close to half of them say that the condition limits their daily activities, according to the national Centers for Disease...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Last year appears to have been the first time since Native Americans ruled this land in the early 1600s that more deer were killed with a bow than with a gun.
Arrows took down at least 6,046 white-tails; bullets at least 4,340. While state officials say...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:53 PM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified a new health problem related to electronic cigarettes -- the risk that the devices themselves or the liquid nicotine that goes into them will cause injury to eyes, skin or other body parts....
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Local medical professionals will gather with members of Baltimore's gay community later this month to discuss a new medical treatment that involves HIV-negative patients taking a daily pill to avoid becoming infected.
The April 28 forum, hosted by the...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The good news is that child advocates and mental-health professionals don't limit their efforts to 4 1/2 weeks a year. In fact, most spend their lives trying to make...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Be aware of workers
Every April, we mark National Work Zone Awareness Week to remember highway workers killed in work zone crashes, and to draw attention to the work zone risks for all motorists. As a 21-year employee of the Virginia Department of...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:05 PM
MONROVIA, Liberia Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Saturday appealed to her countrymen not to panic over the Ebola outbreak, which is suspected to have claimed at least six lives in the West African country.
In a written statement, the...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:10 PM
HIV/AIDS activist Regan Hofmann, a member of Trinity College's Class of 1989, will deliver a lecture entitled "Sex and Secrets" on Tuesday, April 8 at 4:30 p.m. in the Wean Terrace Rooms in Mather Hall on the Trinity campus, 300 Summit Street.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Autism is much more common than previously thought, according to a new government report that estimates that 1 in 68 children have some form of the disorder.
Boosting the rate has become a two-year ritual since the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...