Growing concern from one doctor about what you feed your baby. He says white rice cereal, long recommended as a first solid food for babies, may lead to childhood obesity.
One doctor is calling it the tap root of the child obesity epidemic.
Doctor Alan Greene says that because white rice cereal is the number one source of calories from solid foods in a baby's first year he believes it conditions children to prefer sugary processed foods.
He wants parents to start their babies on pureed fruits and vegetables combined with a whole grain cereal.
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Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.
A new medical center is opening in Towson.
Harmless lung cancer? A provocative study found that nearly 1 in 5 lung tumors detected on CT scans are probably so slow-growing that they would never cause problems.
The Anne Arundel County Board of Education will host a public forum Wednesday in order to gather input in its search for a new schools superintendent.
A man escaped harm Tuesday after he used a gun to scared off an armed would-be invader from his Lochearn home, Baltimore County police said.
Two victim, killed when their car was hit by a train Tuesday, have been identified by police.
A pedestrian was hit by a car and killed in Dundalk Wednesday morning.