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  • Missing Edgewood woman, 5-year-old daughter found in Virginia

    Harford County Sheriff's Office detectives said Thursday they have found an Edgewood woman and her 5 year-old daughter, who were reported missing last month, in northern Virginia. Amanda Deeann Mitchell, 29, of the 2900 block of Siwanoy Drive in...
  • La Caņada area not hit hard by flu season

    Despite grim statistics released Friday by the California Department of Public Health that show a spike this year in flu-related deaths, local health officials say all seems to be well throughout the community and in the La Caņada schools. The state...
  • Health officials give warning about cheese

    Health officials give warning about cheese
    Maryland health officials are warning consumers not to eat any cheese products made by Roos Foods because they are “presumptively positive” for Listeria, a bacteria that can cause serious infection. Roos brands include Santa Rosa de Lima,...
  • The Kid's Doctor: Don't get too rattled about your child's health during 'sick season'

    Pediatric offices are swamped right now! In the first months of the new year, children always have colds, RSV, flu, vomiting, diarrhea, conjunctivitis and strep throat, just to name a few of the illnesses "lurking" around right now. What I don't...
  • When tinkering with our DNA, researchers should take it slow

     When tinkering with our DNA, researchers should take it slow
    The manipulation of human genes could lead to profound advances in our ability to cure or prevent terrible diseases. But in some cases, it might also mean introducing genetic material that could be passed from one generation to the next, changing the...
  • The Kid's Doctor: Make sure your teen is vaccinated for meningitis

    I was recently involved in the care of a 17-year-old boy who had meningococcal meningitis. This is a rare bacterial infection, but meningococcal disease continues to cause 75-125 deaths per year in the U.S. Meningococcal meningitis often begins with non-...
  • Anne Arundel County health brief

    Heart health February is American Heart month. The Anne Arundel Department of Health offers kits and fact sheets about heart disease, its risk factors and prevention on the website learntolivehealthy.org. Flu shots The Department of Health is...
  • New therapies offer bright hope against the darkness of depression

     New therapies offer bright hope against the darkness of depression
    The numbers are staggering: Almost 7% of the U.S. adult population — about 17.6 million people — is diagnosed with depression, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. The national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report...
  • Knowing signs of stroke saves lives

    Knowing signs of stroke saves lives
    The first time Steve Boorstein felt the sudden tingling numbness in his left arm, the fit 52-year-old assumed shoulder injuries from a 3-month-old skiing accident were to blame. When it happened again that week a second, third and fourth time,...
  • Will County deer cull aims to stop spread of illness

    Will County deer cull aims to stop spread of illness
    Sharpshooters will return to a Will County forest preserve to take out a few more deer in an effort to curb a fatal disease among the herd. Forest preserve officials discovered chronic wasting disease in the Kankakee Sands preservation area near...
  • Ehrlich's heartfelt, misguided caution on marijuana [Letter]

    Ehrlich's heartfelt, misguided caution on marijuana [Letter]
    While columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. has written some heartfelt words to his son that no doubt come from wanting nothing but the best for him, he has made some assertions that just don't hold water ("A letter to my son on marijuana," Feb. 16). Those...