| Dec 4, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Sulfonylureas, the first family of oral drugs used for treating type 2 diabetes, increase the risk of death from all causes by as much as 61% compared with the newer drug metformin, British researchers have found. Some researchers have suspected......
| Sep 17, 2009
| 8:53 AM
Just because implantable defibrillators have been found to prevent sudden cardiac death in heart failure patients in general doesn't mean they reduce mortality in female patients specifically. In fact, they don't appear to do so at all. Such is the......
| Oct 12, 2009
| 4:32 PM
For even the most skeptical consumer of news on health and nutrition, the link between increased consumption of fish and better heart health seemed to be something one could take to the bank--a reliable, unassailable finding. No more. A major......
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:58 PM
UPDATED: James Gandolfini did boorish bravura brilliantly and transformed mob boss Tony Soprano into one of TV's greatest characters.
His death of cardiac arrest Wednesday while on vacation in Rome was tragic. At 51, Gandolfini had so many other...
| May 29, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Asked about his team’s chances back in March, Gloucester softball coach Red Lindsay didn’t paint a pretty picture. And though some doubted his sincerity, especially given the return of flame thrower Makayla Jenkins, Lindsay had good reason...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Robert V. Rood, a retired longshoreman and world champion powerlifter, died Tuesday of heart failure at his Pasadena home. He was 73.
Robert Vincent Rood was born in Berwick, Pa., and moved with his family to a home on East Hill Street in South Baltimore...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Margaret (Peggy) Gardner, devoted wife, loving mother, and accomplished artist passed away from heart failure on August 19th at the age of 81. She is survived by her husband David Gardner, daughters Georgette Parry, Becky Feltman, Pamela Green, Laurie...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Victor "Vic" Turyn, a retired Federal Bureau of Investigation and Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond official who had been an outstanding quarterback at College Park in the late 1940s, died Aug. 11 of heart failure at his Ellicott City home. He was 91....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Nancy P. "Polly" Deeley, a homemaker and volunteer, died Tuesday of heart failure at the Pickersgill Retirement Community in West Towson. She was 88.
The daughter of a businessman and a homemaker, Nancy Price was born in Baltimore and raised in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:30 PM
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Shirley D. Patterson, a retired chemist who taught at what is now Community College of Baltimore County at Essex, died July 15 of heart failure at her Chattanooga, Tenn., home. She was 68.
The daughter of an educator and a homemaker, Shirley Dale...