| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:01 PM
While there is no cure for acne, this chronic skin condition can be managed very effectively. Dermatologists have a wide range of treatment options, including medications, chemical peels and laser light applications. That’s important to...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Orioles starting pitcher Zach Britton is still experiencing inflammation in his left shoulder and will start spring trainingwith a progressive throwing program, but he and the team expect he'll be ready to compete for a rotation spot.
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter was encouraged by left-hander Zach Britton’s throwing session Thursday in Sarasota, Fla.
Britton, who has experienced left shoulder inflammation since he was placed on the disabled list last August, began a throwing...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Eastern Virginia Medical School has received a $1.8 million, 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to research the link between obesity and chronic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes.
The grant supports a multidisciplinary study...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A new study out of UCLA finds negative social interactions can actually cause you to get sick!
Everyday drama like gossip, rumors and cat fights with your room-mate can cause increased inflammation in the body.
So every time you're around a group of...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Wilson Betemit will not need surgery on his right wrist, which he reinjured during batting practice Friday in Oakland, according to Showalter.
Betemit saw a hand specialist in Sarasota on Monday, who determined from tests that Betemit, who was on the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Cheryl McGee has battled breast cancer. Twice. She's undergone surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and treatments for infection, but dietary management was never part of her treatment protocol.
"I don't know why nobody ever told me to go to a nutritionist...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:28 PM
The odds of catching West Nile Virus are very low, and the odds of suffering serious illness or death are enormously remote.
That's the message from Dr. Mohammed Bilgrami, infectious disease specialist with WillowWood Adult Medicine in...
| Aug 1, 2012
After learning she needed cataract surgery for her weakening eyesight, Merle Gordon decided to wait a few months until her ophthalmologist could offer laser surgery with more precision.
She's glad she did. Gordon received a new type of laser surgery on...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Sneezing, itching nose, watery eyes — it's the common cold, right?
Maybe not. While seasonal allergies or allergic rhinitis are typically associated with a younger crowd it is not unheard of for allergists to see older adults dealing with allergy...
| Aug 15, 2012
Northwestern University and University of Kentucky scientists have created a new drug that could successfully prevent harmful inflammation in brains of people suffering fromAlzheimer's disease.
The scientists, who published their findings in the July 25...