| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:54 PM
GOSHEN – As they gathered around a piano in their dining room Monday, the DeMent family did one of the few things that gives them comfort these days – singing praise songs.
“What else can go wrong?” asked Rebecca, a mother of...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 3:42 PM
While all those around him were tempted to waffle, Kyle Brindza wouldn't be flustered.
Confidence and technique are all the kicker for the Notre Dame football team has.
When one area is lacking, they both suffer.
The 6-foot-1, 225-pound sophomore who...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
DAVIE – The latest issue to get stuck in the swamp of Washington politics: student loan interest rates.
It has a big impact in Florida. U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, said Monday as many as 500,000 students could face higher interest...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. This week, Elaine Pelc weighs in on eggs....
| May 5, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Test-tube babies have higher rates of birth defects, and doctors have long wondered: Is it because of certain fertility treatments or infertility itself? A large new study from Australia suggests both may play a role.
Compared to those conceived...
| May 7, 2012
| 7:31 AM
High amounts of lead, phthalates and the toxic chemical BPA were all found in the water of a new hose after sitting outside in the sun for just a few days, according to researchers at the Ann Arbor-based Ecology Center, who just completed a large study of...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:08 PM
When March of Dimes officials approached supermodel Niki Taylor and MTV’s 'Teen Mom' Farrah Abraham to hosts their annual March for Babies event in Miami's Tropical Park April 28, the compassionate pair instantly said yes. March of Dimes is a...
| May 11, 2012
| 11:54 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy may have a tougher time controlling their asthma than other kids do, a new study suggests.
The findings, from a study of nearly 2,500 U.S. kids, add to evidence that prenatal...
| May 24, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Eileen M. O'Hagan, a homemaker and advocate for children with cleft lips and cleft palates, died of cancer May 18 at her Cockeysville home. She was 73.
Born Eileen Gayo in Baltimore and raised on Eierman Avenue, she attended the Shrine of the Little...
| May 21, 2012
| 11:04 AM
One mother says she's been banned from Facebook for posting pictures of her infant son who was born with birth defects.
Heather walker says she was locked out of the social media site for 24 hours after sharing photos of her child who was born without...
| Mar 12, 2012
Last month we introduced you to 5-year-old Julia Villarta who flew to New Orleans from the Philippines for life saving surgery. Today she's back home, but she didn't leave this city before changing the lives of hundreds. Vanessa Bolano has more.