| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Third in five parts: Residents' weight-loss stories add up to 424 pounds.
For many obese Americans, a visit to the doctor's office is the catalyst for change. When patients learn that their obesity is causing other health problems — such as...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Q: I have been with my husband for nine years, married five years. We are very much in love. We are in our mid- to late-20s, and we just had our first child. I'm overweight since I had her, and I'm very sensitive about the way my body looks. My husband...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:39 PM
After last June's derecho — and Tropical Storms Irene and Isabel before it — Rodgers Forge resident Nancy Slaterback was fed up with power outages.
"The problem's getting worse. It's not getting better," she told members of the Public Service...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The Hagerstown Suns lost one of their biggest fans earlier this month when Gary DeWeerd passed away.
“I’m telling you, everything was planned around the Suns’ schedule,” said youngest daughter Christina Curry of Hagerstown.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:25 PM
My cousin sent me a list of five indicators that signify that old age is closing in. To say the least, it's a list that might have been applicable for generations past but certainly not to the vibrant, active, Baby Boomer generation. I only feel old...
| May 17, 2013
| 2:41 PM
When you think of snoring and sleep apnea you probably don't think of children, but studies show ten percent of kids snore and four percent suffer from sleep apnea.
Sleep apnea is more than occasional snoring. It happens when the airway is blocked....
| May 15, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| May 10, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Sanford Aberdeen’s Dr. Stewart Rendon will present a free weight loss surgery seminar Tuesday and May 21.
Both seminars start at 7 p.m.
The first is at the Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center conference room. The May 21 seminar is at Bethlehem...
| May 2, 2013
| 1:51 PM
In up-all-night, work-work-work America, a prescription medication like modafinil was sure to make major inroads from the get-go.
And, whether you call this novel stay-awake drug by its commercial names -- Provigil and Nuvigil -- or by its plain-Jane...