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Powdered caffeine poses poison risk for unaware users

Poison experts say more and more adolescents are trying to boost workouts or balance school, jobs and sleep with homemade energy drinks made with caffeine powder that can provide lethal doses of caffeine to unaware users.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 05:06pm EDT

Tags: poison, caffeine, energy drinks, Paula Wolfson,

Dust mites contribute to tough allergy season

It's the time of year when allergy season is making many people miserable -- and one of the culprits may be a parasite lurking in your home.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 09:40am EDT

Tags: dust mites, allergies, allergy medications, Dr. Rachel Schreiber, Sarah Beth Hensley


Ways to beat spring allergy symptoms in the D.C. metro area

It's the time of year when people begin the battle against spring allergies -- and the D.C. area is particularly vulnerable, according to a local doctor.

Thursday - 04/03/2014, 08:53am EDT

Tags: seasonal allergies, allergies, allergic, spring allergies, Health, Rachel Schreiber, Sarah Beth Hensley

What to do when a heart attack strikes

If you're having a heart attack, or even think you are, don't mess around.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:46am EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, heart attack, Dr. Joel Buzy, emergency room,

62-year-old woman missing from local hospital

Montgomery County Police detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a woman reported missing from Shady Grove Adventist Hospital in Rockville, Md.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 09:57pm EST

Tags: Montgomery County Police, Elizabeth Jean Harris

New parking meters meant to encourage garage parking

Starting June 1, drivers going to Shady Grove Adventist Hospital and the surrounding medical buildings will have to pay to park on the street.

Saturday - 05/04/2013, 07:48am EDT

Tags: Rick Siebert, Montgomery County Division of Parking Management, Parkmobile

Area hospitals: 'Huge increase' in patients, staffing due to flu season

Area hospitals are calling for back up to handle a surge in patients related to one of the most severe flu seasons in years.

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 05:52pm EST

Tags: flu, MedStar Montgomery County, Andrew Mollenbeck


Tips to find the right bike helmet for kids

Bike helmets for kids are the law in the D.C. metro area. And while children may complain about wearing them, there is no doubt a properly worn and fitted helmet can save a child's life.

Monday - 05/14/2012, 05:18am EDT

Tags: bike helmet, bike safety, Scott Freedman,

'Really long pollen season' possible

"When you have an earlier start to the season, that doesn't necessarily mean that your season will end earlier," Dr. Rachel Schreiber of Shady Grove Adventist Hospital tells WTOP.

Tuesday - 03/13/2012, 07:52am EDT

Tags: Rachel Schreiber, allergies, Colleen Kelleher


First baby of 2012 born at 12:12

At Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Irja Bonafede gave birth to a baby girl at 12:12 a.m. She weighed 8 pounds, 10.2 ounces.

Sunday - 01/01/2012, 11:04am EST

Tags: babies, Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Washington Adventist Hospital, hospitals, New Year

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