| Mar 16, 2013
| 6:42 AM
He's a one year old Bassett Hound/Spaniel mix.
He came to the RVSPCA as a stray.
He is on the smallish side of a medium sized dog, around 30 pounds.
Maverick is well behaved, walks well on the leash, and is housetrained.
| May 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
NO CANCER RISK FROM FOLIC ACID
High intake of folic acid is not associated with an increased or decreased incidence of cancers, according to a new meta-analysis of studies. For several years, researchers have been concerned about the potential for...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Tom Willis knows all about making the best of whatever life throws at you.
Born with no arms, he's had to make adjustments — about a million of them.
He writes with his feet, for one thing. Steers a car with his feet. Cooks with his feet. He...
| May 5, 2013
| 7:58 PM
It was all about the babies today in the Roanoke Valley.
Hundreds came out to the Salem Civic Center to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the March of Dimes. This year's goal is to raise $120,000.
This year, UnitedHealthCare of Roanoke donated 10-...
| May 6, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The Food and Drug Administration is warning physicians that women who suffer migraine headaches and are pregnant or may become pregnant should not use the drugs valproate or valproic acid to prevent the severe headaches, in light of new evidence showing...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:55 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who take the epilepsy drug valproate during pregnancy are three times more likely to have a child with an autism spectrum disorder, suggests new research based on close to 700,000 babies born in Denmark.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Ann Bartlinski placed the Eucharist and a pearl-beaded rosary blessed by the hands of the late Pope John Paul II on the chest of her 6-year-old daughter, Teresa, who lay Tuesday in a hospital bed, her tiny body rejecting a donor's heart.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:47 AM
More than 600 Harford County residents joined to support the nation's smallest citizens at the 2013 March for Babies on Sunday along Route 23 in Forest Hill, raising in excess of $100,000 to improve and protect the health of infants.
Now in its 43rd ...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:13 PM
About 10% of married couples suffer from infertility – the inability to conceive a child naturally. Through the better part of the 20th century, physicians considered this a minor and perhaps irrelevant problem, one that contributed overall to...
| Apr 17, 2013
The Pennel family of Edgewood, is serving as the 2013 Harford County March for Babies Ambassador Family to help raise awareness about the lifesaving research and support of the March of Dimes and their team, Two Tiny Blessings, will participate in the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Lentils have a long-time reputation as "the poor man's meat," and a history of more than 8,500 years of cultivation along with biblical and historical references. They were even prescribed by Hippocrates (ca. 460-370 BC) for the treatment of liver...