| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:08 PM
As the temperature eclipsed 90 degrees for the sixth day in a row on Friday, and the heat index once again climbed into the mid-100s, the steamy mix is beginning to take a toll on the health of residents.
Dr. Neil Roy, vice chairman of the Meritus...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:43 PM
A 55-year-old woman suffering from heat exhaustion on a sailboat near Annapolis was taken by Medevac on Saturday to a nearby hospital for treatment, the Coast Guard said.
Around 12 p.m., someone aboard the sailboat, which was one mile south of the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I met you at a book signing and you said something that stuck. You told me that if I have allergies, fatigue and multiple chemical sensitivities that I may have a methylation difficulty. You also told me not to take green coffee bean...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:50 PM
A man with an underlying health condition died of heat-related complications in Howard County recently, marking the state's first death linked to hot weather so far this summer, health officials said Wednesday.
Health officials said he was between 45-64...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Sixty-five people were treated for heat-related illness at Baltimore's African American Festival over the weekend, as city health officials declared Sunday the first Code Red heat alert day of 2013.
The heat index topped 104 degrees Sunday, with...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Kim Miller and Shannon Dougherty, From Fit Mom Diet, are living proof that busy working moms can be fit, healthy, and full of positive energy. In this issue of Inspire Health, this dynamic duo shares their top secrets for maintaining fabulous health...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Picnics, pool parties, and endless days of outdoor activity can only mean one thing: summer is officially under way. While summer can be a fun-filled time for both children and adults, it also carries an increased risk of injury. So when you are out and...
| Jun 27, 2013
Taking care of several different animals all year round, Charlene Marriner said she understands the need to be watchful of pets during the summertime.
“It’s important because they can die if they’re not properly taken care of,”...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Her name, at this point, is almost onomatopoeic: the elegantly coiled, haute-American Sylvia, poised and serpentine, and then the Germanic exhalation of Plath, its fatal flatness like some ruptured surface resealing itself. Her whole history is in there...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Vaccination of horses has become a hot topic among equine veterinarians and owners. There is not one vaccination program that is appropriate for every horse, every time. The horse's immune system is not the same as ours. Therefore, we vaccinate yearly and...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:27 PM
Confession: After the first half of Virginia’s first-round NIT game against Norfolk State declined into an eyesore, I paid scant attention. The Cavaliers are better than the Spartans, and I presumed talent and pedigree would prevail.