| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:46 AM
MIAMI -- Yet another Princess Cruises ship has returned to port with passengers sick from a severe stomach virus.
Last week, the Ruby and Crown Princess ships both had norovirus outbreaks involving nearly 500 people during Caribbean cruises.
| Feb 8, 2012
| 11:08 AM
When people come to the Reisterstown office of Drs. Eickhoff & Rowe for eye exams, the optometrists do more than simply ask which line of letters they can read on the eye chart.
Like other eye doctors, James Eickhoff starts with a "complete case history,...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 8:10 AM
EAST JORDAN — The East Jordan Family Health Center soon will host a multi-part workshop to help individuals manage chronic or long-term health conditions.
The Personal Action Toward Health (PATH) class will meet 9:30 a.m.-noon on Wednesdays from...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Our cherry tree was oozing sap all over and had dark dead patches on the trunk and branches. The tree service said it had a fungal root rot and we had to cut it down. Can we plant another fruit tree or a vegetable garden when that fungus is in the soil?...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 1:11 PM
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Officials with the Indiana State Department of Health have confirmed another case of measles in Central Indiana Monday.
The total number of confirmed cases has increased to 14.
Health officials said the most recent case was...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Coronary heart disease is caused by a buildup of plaque in the arteries to the heart, affecting the flow of blood and oxygen. It's the most common type of heart disease and affects more men than women."Half of the men who die suddenly of coronary heart...
| Mar 22, 2010
Danielle Gayden of Oakland, Calif., had to stick her face in front of a fan for almost an hour to cool down. Second to her intolerance for heat was the anxiety, which caused her heart to beat 200 times a minute and sent her to the emergency room a dozen...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Major depression is the leading undiagnosed illness among teenagers. Most don't seek help but that can change. The Easton-based Weller Health Education Center is pairing with Capital BlueCross to offer the Adolescent Depression Awareness Program to area...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 4:35 AM
Like any other young couple, Brandon Douglas, 30, and Meagan Jones, 25, are full of anticipation as they plan their fall wedding.
They've already ironed out some of the details: They'll tie the knot at her church, have the reception at Langley Air...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 3:44 AM
Dr. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong is an avid sports fan. He fondly remembers his days as a track star at Yale.
"I'm supposedly a friend of the NCAA," the University of Pennsylvania professor emeritus said. "I've received awards from the NCAA and I treasure them."...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 7:20 PM
Lead is a very strong poison. When a person swallows a lead object or breathes in lead dust, some of the poison can stay in the body and cause serious health problems.
Lead used to be very common in gasoline and house paint in the U.S....