| Dec 27, 2013
In fall 2002, Dr. Stephen Hinshaw and his team published findings from a summer camp they created to study girls with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder alongside girls without ADHD.
"The day we published, the world's literature on girls with ADHD...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Q: I was thinking about flying reindeer. Of course, I don't believe reindeer can fly, but do any other animals fly aside from birds? -- P.P., Little Rock, AK
A: Bats are the only mammals that actually fly. There are several species which glide, such as...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Orioles left-hander Troy Patton said he took an Adderall pill four days before this past season ended as a temporary fix to improve focus and then was tested for banned substances the next day.
On Friday, Major League Baseball announced that Patton...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q: Tigger, my 13-year-old cat, now has black pigment just inside the lower part of his mouth. Also, there's a clump of hair on his back; it's like gum stuck there, but I know that's not the case. I tried to wash the area, but that didn't help. What's...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:46 PM
A judge revoked Chris Brown's felony probation in his 2009 conviction for assaulting Rihanna but chose to let him remain free after Brown showed progress during a stay in rehab.
The R&B singer made a brief appearance Monday in a downtown Los Angeles...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:22 AM
When Kathleen Howe first laid eyes nearly a quarter-century ago on a skeletal horse named Toby, compassion welled up from deep inside her.
The buckskin quarter horse — which Howe described as "a rack of bones" — lived on a farm where her 7-...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Susan Boyle has been diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, the Scottish singer said in an interview with the U.K. newspaper The Observer.
A developmental disorder on the milder end of the autism spectrum, Asperger's syndrome affects social interaction and...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The authorized use of drugs to treat attention deficit disorder continues to rise among Major League Baseball players, according to statistics included in a report released Friday.
MLB players received a record 119 exemptions to use ADD drugs last...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:23 PM
Towson sophomore point guard Hairston suspended indefinitely
Towson men's basketball sophomore point guard Jerome Hairston has been suspended indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team, coach Pat Skerry announced Monday....
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Jemicy School, based in Owings Mills, has announced its upper school athletic program has been accepted into the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association in a number of sports.
The school's varsity boys soccer, lacrosse and basketball teams will...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Chris Brown has attention deficit disorder and suffered from depression earlier this year when a judge gave him another 1,000 hours of community labor, according to his latest probation report.
The R&B singer, on probation for a 2009 felony assault on...