| Jan 25, 2015
| 7:26 AM
NEW YORK — In the predawn darkness, Christina Walker, 12, lifted herself off her blood-soaked bedroom floor and went to the phone. Three generations of her family — her 7-year-old sister, her mother and her grandmother — lay nearby,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:41 PM
The routine pelvic exam endured by healthy women at their physician's office is a yearly ritual that frequently produces pain, anxiety and embarrassment in return for no documented benefit, and it should be discontinued, an influential physicians group...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 11:07 AM
Stand by the office vending machine at 3:23 p.m., and you'll probably see a parade of co-workers slinking over to grab a chocolate bar.
That's because at precisely 3:23 p.m., the average person succumbs to his or her cravings, according to a recent...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Dr. Clifford H. Turen, an internationally know traumatologist and former chief of orthopedics who had worked at Maryland Shock Trauma Center for two decades, was killed Jan. 13 when the private single-engine plane he was flying crashed in dense fog into...