| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Health officials continue to investigate how contaminated hot water sickened nearly two dozen people at the Johns Hopkins at Keswick complex Monday, but the case is similar to previous ones involving faulty water-heating systems that let chemicals mix...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:04 PM
At least 12 people with symptoms of illness were reported at Johns Hopkins at Keswick in North Baltimore on Monday, almost a week after nearly two dozen people fell ill from a contaminated water source at the hospital and university system's...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Officials on Tuesday continued investigating the second round of illnesses in less than a week at a North Baltimore office building but did not quickly find a link between the two bouts.
Still, officials overseeing the investigation are confident that...
| Jan 30, 2013
When a young child comes down with a cold — congestion, a scratchy sore throat and runny nose, maybe with greenish goo — many parents head straight for the drugstore for a bottle of children's cold medicine.
It's worth it...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Once you've experienced it you don't forget it, vertigo that is. Vertigo is a symptom of a balance disorder and it is most typically felt as brief, intense movement in the head or in many cases felt as "the spins" upon movement. It's a symptom that can...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Q: I tried putting Vicks VapoRub on the soles of my feet to calm a cough last night. It did absolutely nothing for me. If anything, my cough got worse. My feet felt like they were on fire, and the feeling of the Vicks between my toes was not pleasant....
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The tool to prevent altitude sickness is available over the counter....
| Mar 9, 2012
Soon after we finished our story on migraines, I came down with the worst headache of my life. For me, migraines began a few years ago, but it was a rare occasion. Now, I typically get a migraine once a month due to what I call, “the perfect...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:50 AM
GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN'S Food Markets announced that it has removed from sale Simply Enjoy Vanilla Cream Puffs. The product may contain milk, an undeclared allergen, not identified on the label. The following product is affected by this recall:...
| Feb 10, 2012
Jane Lynn worries about what is in the air she is breathing when she steps out her front door in Arlington because of the natural gas drill site that operates just 1500 feet away.
"I think if they are operating near homes and parks then we should have...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:02 PM
Giant FoodStores and Martin's Food Markets is recalling several varieties of Aunt Jemima Frozen Pancakes.
The products may have been cross contaminated with soy products, an undeclared allergen.The affected products all have a recommended use by date...