Health and Fitness

Hopkins’ Magic Mushrooms Research Looks to Spread Peace to Cancer Patients

0 Written by: | Friday, Dec 02, 2016 4:31pm

Photo by Erik Fenderson, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo by Erik Fenderson, via Wikimedia Commons

Johns Hopkins’ research into magic mushrooms has already yielded meaning and music for people who are healthy. Now the psylocibin studies are bringing peace to patients. Read More →

,

Don’t Miss the Juvenile Diabetes Hope Gala, November 12

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 3:30pm

jdrf_md-gala-invitation_inside-ctr-panel-page-001-725x476

The Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Chapter of JDRF will honor Johns Hopkins Medicine November 12 at the “Hope Gala,” a fundraiser at the Baltimore Hilton for diabetes research.

The disease is a leading cause of death in the United States and costs our nation $322 billion annually. Read More →

Baltimore City Health Commissioner Leana Wen is Doing a Reddit AMA

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 2:30pm

Baltimore's new health commissioner

Dr. Leana Wen

Dr. Leana Wen is already a TED and NPR star. On Tuesday, the Baltimore City Health Commissioner is taking questions from anyone who wants to ask. Read More →

Tags:

,

Chart Shows Just How Much Maryland is Slacking on Its Medical Marijuana Rollout

0 Written by: | Monday, Oct 17, 2016 9:23am

Laurie Avocado CC BY 2.0

Laurie Avocado CC BY 2.0

Maryland is on pace to set a record for taking the longest time of any state to get its medical marijuana program up and running.

Read More →

Hopkins Researchers Create Program to Get Kids in ICU Up and Moving

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 4:10pm

Courtesy Sapna Kudchadkar, M.D.

Courtesy Sapna Kudchadkar, M.D.

According to a newly published study from JHU researchers, many children who remain sedated in hospitals are better off moving around if they want to become stronger and healthier.

Read More →

,

…and now a word from your SWEET TOOTH: Dear Owner of this Body,

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 10:00am

detox_sweettooth

24939628 - cupcake with "eat me" pick

I couldn’t help overhearing you and your friend chatting yesterday over lunch (a salad of all choices?!) about Dr. Emily’s Fall Detox. Read More →

,

Reset, Release, Transform: Dr. Emily’s Fall Detox Registration Ends Thursday, Oct. 13th

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 12, 2016 10:00am

dremilydetoxfacebookannouncement
It is time to feel better. Plain and simple. Clinging to coffee, sugar and chocolate may get your through the day, but they are a temporary fixes for deeper discomforts. Fatigue. Anxiety. Insomnia. Constipation. Cravings. Ringing any bells? Read More →

,

The Thing About Coffee Is… it Depends.

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 12:00pm

dremilysdetoxliver

“Is coffee good for you?” asked my Uber driver Read More →

,

Nonprofit Teaches Baltimore City School Students to Breathe Easy

1 Written by: | Monday, Oct 03, 2016 10:59am

Coutesy Holistic Life Foundation

Courtesy: Holistic Life Foundation

Some Baltimore City public schools are singling out students, bringing them into one room and…teaching them to refocus their negative energy.

Read More →

,

Hopkins Professors Distance Themselves From Colleague’s Report on Gender and Sexuality

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 30, 2016 3:42pm

Johns Hopkins UniversityA report on LGBTQ health authored by one current Hopkins professor and another former professor at the school is drawing rebukes from faculty members. Read More →

Tags:

Recent Comments

beestinger
City Officials Want to Tear Down Lexington Market and Build Another

"Agree but you could build the freaking Taj Mahal loaded with food and it still will be...

Lauren K.
City Officials Want to Tear Down Lexington Market and Build Another

"And I hope that Lexington Market will be respected for the jewel that it is after this...

Ethan McLeod
Harford Sheriff Prods, While Rep. Harris Warns Kamenetz About Immigration Stand

"Hi Scott, Thanks for your reply as well. I would say that in keeping with politically...

Scott Anderson
Harford Sheriff Prods, While Rep. Harris Warns Kamenetz About Immigration Stand

"Ethan - thanks for the helpful clarification although I would quibble with the idea that...

Scott Anderson
Battle of Letters Brews Between County Executive Kamenetz, Rep. Andy Harris

"I'm not a fan of Rep. Harris but I'm glad someone (in addition to Sheriff Gahler) is...