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  • Levi Watkins, pioneer in cardiac surgery, dies

    Levi Watkins, pioneer in cardiac surgery, dies
    Dr. Levi Watkins Jr., a noted Johns Hopkins cardiac surgeon, behind-the-scenes political figure and civil rights activist who broke many racial barriers, died Friday from a massive heart attack and stroke, relatives said Saturday. The 70-year-old Dr....
  • Carson to announce whether he'll run for president next month

    Carson to announce whether he'll run for president next month
    In a week of 2016 presidential hopefuls weighing and announcing their candidacies, Dr. Ben Carson is keeping his name in the conversation. The former Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon said in a post on Facebook Monday that he will return to his...
  • Carson to announce 2016 decision on May 4

    Republican Ben Carson, the pediatric neurosurgeon who has been exploring a run for president, is ready to jump in. Maybe. Carson will announce his decision on May 4, according to a Facebook post Monday. "I am excited to announce that on May 4th, in my...
  • Wandering Eye: The politics of medical specialists (including Rand Paul), a new bio on Grace Hartigan, and more

    Wandering Eye: The politics of medical specialists (including Rand Paul), a new bio on Grace Hartigan, and more
    Shyam Biswal, a professor in the department of environmental health sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, is overseeing an online survey of electronic-cigarette users. The results, according the survey page, will be used to help...
  • Ben�Carson wades into hostile territory at Al Sharpton event

    Ben Carson, the black Republican and potential presidential candidate who once told Barack Obama his health care law was the worst U.S. policy since slavery, was an unlikely guest speaker Wednesday at Al Sharpton's National Action Network. Appearing in...
  • Dr. Ben Carson joins board of HomeCentris Healthcare

    Dr. Ben Carson joins board of HomeCentris Healthcare
    Neurosurgeon turned potential presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson has joined the board of HomeCentris Healthcare LLC, a Baltimore company that helps the elderly receive care in their homes rather than in hospitals or nursing homes. HomeCentris CEO...
  • Really, why wouldn't you choose to live like this?

    Really, why wouldn't you choose to live like this?
    Maybe Ben Carson has a point, after all. You know Ben, don't you? The retired West Palm Beach neurosurgeon and Republican presidential hopeful — he has as much chance to win the nomination as your lawn guy Leo, probably less — who really...
  • Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson rethinks his proclamation that being gay is choice

    Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson rethinks his proclamation that being gay is choice
    Ben Carson, the conservative Republican presidential hopeful from West Palm Beach, is backing away from his assertion that homosexuality is a choice. Carson, who is a retired neurosurgeon, said Wednesday he knew it's a choice because people "go into...
  • Ben Carson makes it official, forms presidential exploratory committee

    Ben Carson makes it official, forms presidential exploratory committee
    Ben Carson, the outspoken conservative from West Palm Beach, made his presidential candidacy more official Tuesday. Carson announced that he's formed a presidential committee called the CarsonAmerica Exploratory Committee to help him figure out...
  • Ben Carson says bakers opposed to same-sex marriage might poison wedding cakes

    Ben Carson says bakers opposed to same-sex marriage might poison wedding cakes
    Ben Carson is making headlines again for his eyebrow-raising rhetoric, after saying bakeries opposed to same-sex marriage might poison wedding cakes if they are forced to make them for gay couples. The acclaimed former pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns...
  • Ben Carson formally exploring run for president

    Ben Carson formally exploring run for president
    WASHINGTON -- Retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson, who has become a star among conservative Republicans, announced Tuesday he is formally exploring a run for president in 2016. Carson is among the first to take the step of setting up a...