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Local kids aim for record books by learning to swim

Prince George's County children packed into the Rollingham-Chillum Splash Pool Tuesday to take part in a world-wide swim lesson.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 10:11am EDT

Tags: swimming, USA Swimming, water safety, Paula Wolfson

2 forms of Gulf War illness affect different parts of brain

They served their country two decades ago, and more than 200,000 Gulf War vets are still dealing with the mysterious symptoms they brought home. Now, researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center have found the missing link of the puzzle.

Monday - 06/17/2013, 05:30am EDT

Tags: Gulf War, Paula Wolfson, Georgetown University, Georgetown University Medical Center, Gulf War Illness

Men's Health Week: Being proactive in health

One of the best ways to stay on top of your health is to pick a doctor you like and build a relationship of trust.

Wednesday - 06/12/2013, 05:42pm EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, doctor, health, Men

Walking cuts risk of Type 2 diabetes in seniors

Researchers at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services say a 15-minute walk, three times a day after meals, helps seniors keep their blood sugar levels in-check and cuts their risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.

Wednesday - 06/12/2013, 04:31am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, walking, Diabetes Care, george washington university, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, Loretta DiPietro, seniors

Selling lemonade to fight childhood cancer

Mix some lemons, sugar and water - that's a key recipe in the fight against childhood cancer.

Friday - 06/07/2013, 04:38am EDT

Tags: lemonade stand, lemonade, Paula Wolfson, Alex, cancer, cure

Living in Style: Shape up with Shapewear

If the image of Bridget Jones wrestling with her larger-than-life, tummy-sucking knickers pops into your head when you hear the word "shapewear," it's time to approach the subject with a more open mind.

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 09:18am EDT

Tags: Style for Hire, Living in Style, Rachel Nania, Paula Wolfson, shapewear

Free online course educates about hospital infections

Johns Hopkins University is offering a health care safety course free online.

Monday - 06/03/2013, 06:30am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, cdc, infection, hospitals, Johns Hopkins

Summer danger: The other 'lime disease'

It's a delicious way to spend a summer afternoon: Relaxing by a beach or pool with a refreshing beverage in your hand and a lime on the rim. But think twice before squeezing that lime into your drink. Your summer tan could turn into a nasty, itchy rash.

Friday - 05/31/2013, 11:31am EDT

Tags: lime, sun, rash, Paula Wolfson, phytophotodermatitis, margarita dematitis, Dr. Howard Brooks

5 ways to get energy without caffeine

Tired? We could hear you yawn all the way from here.

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 07:36am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, inc.com, coffee, caffeine, sleep, energy

Practice water safety and swim safe this summer

In the heat of summer, there are few thing better than jumping into refreshing water at a pool or beach. But with the joy comes lurking dangers for children and inexperienced swimmers.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 05:09am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, Red Cross, swimming, safety, water, water safety

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