Your Eating On The Job Problems SolvedFew meals may be less loved than the workday lunch. Pulled from a brown bag, yanked from a microwave in the middle of a shift or nabbed from a bland cafeteria between meetings, it’s more associated with frustration than nutrition.
Is Vitamin D Good For The Heart?Vitamin D plays an important role in overall health, but if you’ve been taking supplements to strengthen your heart, recent research may disappoint you.
Can Thyroid Problems Affect Your Unborn Baby?Thyroid problems, like any health scare encountered during a pregnancy, can be unsettling for expectant parents—especially when a lump is found.
Teen Who Contracted Flesh-Eating Bacteria Receives Treatment At SinaiA teenage boy is receiving treatment for flesh-eating bacteria at a Maryland hospital.
Arthritis And Exercise: Why It Helps To Be More Physically ActiveMore than 50 million U.S. adults have arthritis. Many experience severe joint pain and, likely because of their pain, don’t do much exercising if at all.
Foods For Healthy AgingEating healthy, less of a priority for many in their youthful years, becomes all the more necessary as the risk for heart disease, high blood pressure, Alzheimer’s and other age-related conditions increases as you get older.
Summer Danger: What You Can Do To Prevent Your Small Child Or Teen From DrowningWater safety is a must, especially during the summer months, the time for you and your family and friends to flock to pools, swimming holes and water parks for smiles and fun.
10 Tips For Keeping The Stress DownExercising and eating right are certainly primary components of wellness. But don’t underestimate the importance of keeping stress down. High stress really can interfere with your healthy eating and workout routines.
What You Should Know About Running Shoes Before Buying A PairIs running a regular part of your routine? Here are five things you need to know about purchasing running shoes.
Get Your Rest: Why Interrupted Sleep Affects More Than Your AlertnessDon’t take a good night’s sleep for granted. It’s more important for your overall health than you may think.
Tech Or Traditional Toys: Which Are Best For Your Children?Your kids are probably crazy about those interactive, flashy, customizable digital toys.
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease In ChildrenNonalcoholic fatty liver disease, excess buildup of fat in the liver (specifically in people who don’t regularly drink or abuse alcohol), doesn’t only affect adults. It happens to be the leading cause of chronic liver disease in children.
Lung Disease Cases In Teens Across US May Be Caused By Vaping, Doctors SayRecent reports show teenagers in other parts of the country are being treated for lung injuries that doctors say may be caused by vaping.
'Tomorrow's Not Promised' | Maryland Man Recovering After Contracting Brain-Eating Amoeba While Jet SkiingRyan Perry is adjusting to life at home after 90 days in hospitals and two months in a rehab facility.
Tyson Foods Recalling 39K Pounds Of Weaver Brand Ready-To-Eat Chicken Patty Due To Possible ContaminationTysons Foods Inc is recalling around 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patty product that may be possibly contaminated by foreign matter.
Crying On The Job? You're Not Alone, With 8 In 10 Workers Shedding TearsMore than 8 in 10 workers admit to crying at work, with almost half of those saying they were driven to tears because of their bosses or colleagues, according to a new survey from career site Monster.com.
Taking 'Miracle' Solution As Cure For Autism Or Cancer Is The 'Same As Drinking Bleach', FDA SaysPeople should stop using the "Miracle" or "Master" mineral solution products sold online as cures for autism, cancer, HIV, hepatitis, flu, acne and a host of other illnesses and diseases, the US Food and Drug Administration warned Monday.
Franciscan Friars' 'Little Portion Farm' Restores Land While Providing Produce For Those In NeedA little farm in Ellicott City has an ambitious goal: to grow fresh, organic fruits and vegetables for the people of west Baltimore and do it in a way that will restore tired farmland.
Social Media Use May Harm Teens' Mental Health By Disrupting Positive Activities, Study SaysSocial media use has been linked to depression, especially in teenage girls. But a new study argues that the issue may be more complex than experts think.
Eating More Gluten Early In Life Is Tied To Children's Higher Risk Of Celiac Disease, A Study SaysA study published Tuesday in the journal JAMA suggests that eating higher-than-normal levels of gluten during the first five years of life can increase a child's likelihood of developing celiac disease, a digestive disorder that damages the small intestine.
Harmful Toxic That Led To Dogs Deaths In N.C. Found In Maryland This SummerThe death of three dogs in North Carolina connected to a blue-green algae bloom in a pond they were swimming in is leading to renewed focus on water quality across the country, including in Maryland, where the same type of algae have been found this summer.
Brooklyn Park Farmers Market Creator Wins National Award For Summer Meal ProgramsThe farmers market offers kids the chance to earn free fruits and vegetables, learn about nutrition and have a little fun with local first responders.
Dole Recalls Baby Spinach After Random Sample Tests Positive For SalmonellaDole Fresh Vegetables is recalling baby spinach sold in 10 states, including Virginia, after a random sample tested positive for salmonella.
Doggy Playdate Turns Deadly After Pups Die From Toxic Algae In Pond. What You Need To Know About These Dangerous BloomsA doggy playdate in a North Carolina pond turned tragic after three pups died from toxic algae. Now, their owners say they hope their loss will educate fellow dog lovers about the dangerous blooms.