| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Mrs. Ruth Marie Burgan, age 68, of Dickerson, Md., passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, Md.
Marie was a woman with an enormous heart who enjoyed helping her neighbors and spending time with her...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post from Sierra George, dietetic intern, is printed here.
Despite its name, the coconut is a fruit from the coconut palm. Tropical cultures have...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Mary E. Mash, 65, went to be with our Lord on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.
Mary was a 1965 graduate of Boonsboro High School, and retired from the Best Western and Venice Inn and Motel after 35 years...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:21 AM
A surgeon enters the operating room, offers his hands to a nurse and watches as she helps him into his rubber gloves with a snap.
He glances at the patient on the table. A cloth covers the man's torso but for one area. Three trocars — tubes into...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:43 PM
A Baltimore lawmaker plans to introduce legislation that would require all Maryland hospitals to participate in an online psychiatric bed registry meant to expedite care for the mentally ill.
Del. Samuel I. "Sandy" Rosenberg said the registry can help...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Betty Ann Nilson, 81, of Hurlock, Md., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.
Born Sept. 21, 1931, in Arbutus in Baltimore County, Md., she graduated from Catonsville High School in 1948. She was the...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Nothing can prepare a person for living in silence.
After all, the world is filled with sound — car horns beeping, babies crying, conversations and music bouncing off the walls of a noisy restaurant.
But sometimes, those sounds disappear, either...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Maryland State Police say an officer with the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in New Jersey has been charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in connection with the shooting death of a Lansdowne man after an alleged road rage incident...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Edward Henry Weiss, a retired marketing executive who put the name Wacky Noodle on a children's flotation device used in swimming pools, died of a stroke Monday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 74.
Born in Brooklyn,...
| May 27, 2013
| 11:40 AM
An adult male suffering multiple gunshot wounds walked into the emergency room of University of Maryland Medical Center on Monday afternoon and told police that he was shot at a nearby cookout by an unknown man who opened fire.
The man, whose identity...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Donald J. Artes, a Sinai Hospital pediatric respiratory therapist who was known as a skilled clinician and administrator, died May 24 of complications from an infection at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Fullerton resident was 54.