| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Judith P. Gordan, a longtime hospital volunteer and museum docent, died of congestive heart failure Monday at her Roland Park home. She was 89.
The daughter of Thomas Carlyle Paterson, a stockbroker, and Thelma Powell Paterson, a socialite, Judith...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Marlene MacGregor knew she was going to be a medical guinea pig, but she agreed anyway.
Doctors at Medstar Union Memorial Hospital offered the 70-year-old Nottingham resident several options after a biopsy revealed she had Stage 1 breast cancer. After...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Late last year, medical device maker Zimmer Holdings Inc. made two large payments to Dr. Andrew N. Pollak, chair of the University of Maryland Medical System's orthopedics department.
The payments, one for $47,225 and the other for $45,902, were...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:33 AM
When Mary Casterline was diagnosed with invasive carcinoma of the breast in mid-April, she knew she was fortunate. Her cancer was very treatable and she had a lot of options for both treatment and beyond.
Casterline's doctors explained that she had...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:41 AM
A man who was operating a mini steamroller that rolled over and trapped him Wednesday afternoon has died, Baltimore County authorities said Thursday.
Michael Ray Mathews, 64, of Freeland, was using the mini steamroller to flatten out a pile of dirt...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Mary M. "Margie" Adams, who worked for a mortgage origination company and was a physical fitness enthusiast, died Friday at her Sparks home of a massive heart attack. She was 49.
The daughter of Dr. Hector F. DiNardo Jr., a dentist, and Margaret Meekins...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:41 PM
A selection of resources for breast cancer patients and families:
Nonprofits, charities and support groups
American Breast Cancer Foundation Towson-based, national, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose goal is to reduce the financial barriers to early...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:25 PM
No parent wants to be in a position to use it, but child-safety experts agree that learning infant and child CPR is a must for every mother and father.
"It's one skill that just doesn't come naturally to caregivers. It's a learned technique," says Lanny...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Are you a doctor or a hair stylist with a sudden cancellation, or a client looking for an appointment on the fly?
There's an app for that. It's a nationwide service called Everseat and is run out of offices in Mount Washington Mill.
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Helyn G. Collison, a founder of a secretarial and typing business who later went into real estate sales, died Friday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center of complications from a seizure. She was 85.
The daughter of Horace Baylor Hatton, a vice president...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 8:24 PM
While the Obama administration presses colleges and universities to respond more aggressively to sexual assaults, students who are attacked at Baltimore-area schools are unable to get rape kit exams on their campuses.
Instead, they must go to a hospital...