| May 10, 2015
Antibiotics are medicines that can kill bacteria. Doctors often use antibiotics to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs). The main symptoms of UTIs are:
•A burning feeling when you urinate.
•A strong urge to urinate often.
| May 3, 2015
Carroll Hospital Center
A daughter, Tatum Elizabeth Barre, was born at 7:27 p.m. Feb. 14, 2015, to Ryan and Sara Barre, of Hanover, Pa. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. Grandparents are Dale and Sandy Yingling, of Union Bridge; and Joe and Susie Barre, of...
| May 7, 2015
Lung cancer screening, like other types of screening for cancer, hasn't been perfected. Some in the medical profession are worried increased testing means more false positives — detection of noncancerous abnormalities or cancers that will never grow...
| May 3, 2015
| 4:27 AM
As women move beyond the child-bearing years, their responsibilities and sources of stress can shift and even increase. But the transition from mommy to midlife shouldn't be a crisis.
Women in their forties and fifties are often called the sandwich...
| Apr 12, 2015
Second Chance Act
A 19-year-old man drives a car with an expired license. A 20-year-old woman drinks too much at a party and decides to try the drug being offered to her. These are bad decisions, and our actions rightly have consequences.
| May 1, 2015
A diabetes educator will discuss and offers suggestions on how make simple nutrition and exercise changes to achieve weight loss, lower blood pressure, prevent diabetes and lower cholesterol from 4:30 p.m. to 5 :30 p.m. May 13 and from 2...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 5:49 AM
Two people were injured Thursday morning in a three-car crash near Annapolis.
The crash occurred at 7:45 a.m. on southbound Interstate 97, just north of Route 50.
Paramedics transported two people with minor injuries to Anne Arundel Medical Center...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 7:47 AM
Two people were hospitalized Wednesday after a head-on crash in Harwood.
The crash occurred about 9:40 a.m. at Solomons Island and Owensville Sudley roads. Solomons Island Road was shut down briefly, police said.
Two patients were transported with...
| Apr 26, 2015
High blood pressure, or hypertension, is the leading cause of heart attack, stroke, heart failure and kidney disease. It's called the "silent killer" because it often has no warning signs or symptoms, and many people don't know they have it.
So with one...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Annapolis Area Christian School's annual college fair will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. April 23 at the Upper School campus, 109 Burns Crossing Road in Severn.
The fair includes more than 50 college and university representatives.
| Apr 19, 2015
Hospice of the Chesapeake's 2015 Hospice Royale on March 21 raised over $500,000 to help support the many programs and services provided to patients and families in Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties.
Held at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel, the...