| Sep 2, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Ravens rookie defensive lineman Brandon Williams is sidelined with a right foot injury and is in a walking boot.
The third-rounder from Missouri Southern said he got hurt against the St. Louis Rams in the preseason finale and he remains hopeful that...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Eugene Monroe is set to make his starting debut at left offensive tackle for the Ravens on Sunday against the Green Bay Packers at M&T Bank Stadium.
"Eugene did a heck of a job this week, he looks good," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. "I anticipate...
| Oct 13, 2013
Since she was a little girl, Sheri Prentiss knew she wanted to be a doctor.
"My parents would remind me — if you want to be a doctor, you have to work harder than the other kids," says Prentiss, 45 (whose name, until her Oct. 1 marriage to...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:06 PM
More than a decade after treatment, the average woman who has had breast cancer seems about as satisfied with her life as women who never had the disease, according to a recent Canadian study.
"It's been recognized for a long time that in the very short...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Our muscles and organs are divided into compartments held together by connective tissue. Damage to the compartments can cause a condition called compartment syndrome, which can cause painful swelling. Dr. Daryl Osbahr, an orthopedic surgeon at Union...
| Jul 10, 2013
The warmer weather brings out the bugs and flying insects — and some of them bite and sting. But how do you know if you need to take a Benadryl, rush to the emergency room or just put some ice on the sting or bite? We talked to Dr. David Zich, a...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Although Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (the alleged 9/11 mastermind) was waterboarded 183 times among several extreme interrogation techniques, he and his CIA captors eventually reached a moderated state. In 2003, though still housed in a “black site&...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:30 PM
A slew of nonsurgical body contouring treatments promising to zap inches on your lunch hour has taken off recently, ushering a flood of new patients — many of them men — into doctors' offices.
However not all of these treatments, touted on...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Many people know compression socks as those thick white tubes patients must wear after surgery to prevent blood clots when they are stuck in bed.
But a different type of compression sock, called graduated compression hosiery, is geared toward everyday...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:48 AM
THE PRESIDENT: To the King family, who have sacrificed and inspired so much; to President Clinton; President Carter; Vice President Biden and Jill; fellow Americans.
Five decades ago today, Americans came to this honored place to lay claim to a...