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Enrollment at Maryland community colleges declining

There was a hike in enrollment at Maryland Community Colleges during the recession. Now things have changed.

Sunday - 08/25/2013, 09:19am EDT

Tags: community college, Maryland

Beer lands consumers in the ER often

There's a certain booze that lands people in the ER the most often.

Sunday - 08/18/2013, 08:11am EDT

Tags: Johns Hopkins, Beer, emergency room

Avocados may be the perfect food

Slimmer waist, healthier body all in one food.

Tuesday - 08/06/2013, 12:34pm EDT

Tags: avocado, Yahoo! Health, Hass Avocado, avocado recipe

Snail facials and other 'luxury' spa treatments

Doesn't a nice, cool gel on your sunburned face sound nice?

Monday - 08/05/2013, 05:48am EDT

Tags: Bird poop facial, Celebrity Escargot Course, The Geisha Facial, luxury spa treatments

Deadly bacteria could be lurking in your meat

A bacteria that kills more people than AIDS is lurking in the meat aisle in grocery stores around the U.S.

Tuesday - 07/23/2013, 07:18am EDT

Tags: meat, mrsa,

Hallelujah: Beer may be heart-healthy

Wine has long been touted as the heart-healthy alcohol of choice. But could its less fancy cousin, beer have some redeeming qualities in the health arena?

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 05:53am EDT

Tags: Beer, Wine, heart health,

Patience is a virtue: Catch last-minute hotel deals with smartphone apps

There are lots of discounts for travelers who have the stomach to wait until the day of their stay to make reservations.

Tuesday - 07/09/2013, 05:47am EDT

Tags: New York Times, WTOP Saves You Money, hotels, apps

Why you should buy a TV in July

If you're on the market for a new TV, July is the perfect time to buy a high-quality set at a great price.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 07:47am EDT

Tags: TV, television, sales, WTOP Saves You Money,

Massage offers wide range of benefits

Research suggests that massage can ease insomnia, boost immunity, prevent premenstrual syndrome. Many hospitals have started using massage as a standard therapy.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 04:26am EDT

Tags: massage, chronic illness, PMS, insomnia, depression, pain management, Tiffany Field, Group Health Research Institute

Va. public school teachers required to learn CPR

Any public school teacher in Virginia wanting to get or renew their license to teach must prove they've been trained in emergency first aid and CPR.

Sunday - 06/30/2013, 08:04am EDT

Tags: CPR, first aid, public schools, teachers, Virginia Department of Education,

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