Four Tips to Stop Smoking from the FDA

What are your New Year’s resolutions? If you smoke, maybe this will be the year that you decide you want to quit. And you may not be alone: Nearly 70 percent of current adult smokers say they want to stop.

New Program Helping AA County Residents Get Free or Low-Cost Emergency Dental Care

REACH PLUS, an innovative program funded through a $200,000 grant from the Maryland Community Health Resources Commission, is helping low-income Anne Arundel County adults who need emergency dental services.

Prescription Medications: How to keep your family safe and healthy

Addiction to prescription medicine and narcotics is one of today’s leading health problems.

Four ways parents should comfort their kids after a tragedy

In an ever-dangerous world reported on by round-the-clock media, the emotional effects of major tragic events transcend local boundaries.

Study to look at new approach to alcoholism, other trauma affecting blacks

More than six million African-Americans drink heavily, and many black Baltimore residents struggle with the problem and are unable to control their drinking, according to new research.

Three fitness tips to put the boom back in baby boomers in 2018

Baby boomers whose exercise routines have gone bust may be thinking about putting the boom— and a little sweat— back into their lives as they ponder New Year’s resolutions for 2018.

Holiday Meals: Invitation to Sedation, True or False?

Holiday tables are loaded with traditional, family-favorite foods. Remarkably, it is the time of the year when the most calories are consumed!

Bearded Brothers of Baltimore create calendar to benefit cancer survivors

According to “Statistics at a Glance: The Burden of Cancer in the United States” from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health, an estimated 1,685,210 new cases of cancer would be diagnosed in the United States, and ...

Young woman uses Instagram to help her lose weight

Twenty-year-old Morgan Bartley always struggled with her weight.

Baby is first to be born in US after uterus transplant, hospital says

A baby born at a Texas hospital is the first in the US to be birthed from a mother who had received a uterus transplant, according to the Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.

Principal warns parents about growing trend called 'Juuling'

A high school principal in Oregon is warning students and families about an e-cigarette that's now popular with a lot of teens called "Juul." The small vaping devices are becoming a big problem all across the country, and at Sunset ...

Safety Information: The FDA Warns Against Injectable Silicone for Body Contouring and Enhancement

The FDA Warns Against Injectable Silicone for Body Contouring and Enhancement

Born before 22 weeks, 'most premature' baby is now thriving

Courtney Stensrud and her husband call their fun-loving, spunky daughter a miracle.

Bill Gates' newest mission: Curing Alzheimer's

It's one of the holy grails of science: a cure for Alzheimer's. Currently, there is no treatment to stop the disease, let alone slow its progression. And billionaire Bill Gates thinks he will change that.

Surrogate mom delivers two babies, one her own

The lives of Jessica Allen and her husband, Wardell Jasper, were changed permanently and for the better by a rare medical phenomenon. Their unique story begins with the hope of extending a lifeline to another couple around the globe.