Dr. Robert M. Wah, a reproductive endocrinologist and ob-gyn in the Washington area, has been elected president-elect of the American Medical Association.
According to Orthopedist Dr. Victor Prisk, about 30 percent of people have a flat foot.
Your mother always told you to wash your hands, but she probably never mentioned your handbag.
A new report is highlighting the stress that military children face while their parents are deployed.
The newest trend in bikes for very young kids is the balance bike. It has no petals and no training wheels.
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As the official start to summer nears, Anne Arundel County health leaders are telling swimmers to stay away from three popular beaches.
A swim school is temporarily closing a Finksburg pool after the Carroll County Health Department announced it had been operating for more than a year without a valid permit.
Police in Washington say drivers should expect street closures this weekend because of a walk to benefit pancreatic cancer research.
Genetics can play a big role in getting cancer. A new study shows a breast cancer causing gene is surprisingly common in African American women with the disease.
More than 100 people got free dental care during an event in Hagerstown.
Michael Douglas is drawing worldwide attention after he revealed doctors have linked his throat cancer to oral sex and HPV, a sexually transmitted disease.
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.