Articles in the Feature Category
(Why Do My Legs Bother Me? Varicose Veins)
Venous disease affects one quarter of the human population. So if your legs ache when you have been standing you may have venous disease, otherwise known as venous insufficiency or incompetence. Also if your legs itch, burn, swell, or you have restless legs, you may have venous disease. […]
One of the biggest questions Dermatologists get in our practice is “How can I look younger?” In our society, people are living longer, healthier lives; working longer, and finding partners later in life. Some patients ask for reversal of damage that is already done, and some ask to just “freeze time,” and not let any […]
Maryland’s Howard County Wine in the Woods Celebrates Its 25th Year!
Maryland’s Largest Wine Festival Returns May 20-21 at Symphony Woods (Howard County Recreation & Parks)
Join us at Symphony Woods for Wine in the Woods’ 25th year and celebrate the charm and character of an event that has aged to perfection! Wine in the Woods is […]
© Ian Allenden | Dreamstime.com – Mature Woman Experiencing Hot Flush From Menopause
Menopause is a season of transition within the female body. A coveted perk of menopause is no longer having the monthly, but this perk comes at a cost. Common and known menopause symptoms include hot flashes, forgetfulness, fatigue, weight gain, moodiness, and a […]
By Donna Koczaja, M.S., Herbalist
Why Herbs and Why see an Herbalist? Most people are aware that February is “Heart Health Month”, and much attention is given to how to maintain a healthy cardiovascular system. But what about the “spirit heart” – that which aches when we feel love and compassion, or melancholy and depression? With […]
Maryland Women’s Journal freelance writer Jeannie Finnegan interviews Dr. Edward Schaefer, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Sleep Medicine and is on staff with the Howard County Center for Lung and Sleep Medicine. – Healthy Sleep
Healthy Sleep Contributes to a Healthy Life… Jeannie Finnegan interview with Dr. Edward Schaefer
Why is healthy […]
Troubled By Your CPAP Mask?
Dr. Pat Stoker
Many people are surprised to learn that, as a dentist, I provide treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in cooperation with physicians specializing in sleep medicine. This type of sleep apnea occurs when the tongue and soft palate collapse on the back of the throat during sleep, reducing your body’s […]
Warren Ross, MD, Integrative Medicine at Crossroads on the nervous system
The nervous system is a complex network of nerves and cells that carry messages to and from the brain and spinal cord based on sensory input from our external and internal environments. Our understanding is growing about the interplay between these two settings and the […]
British American Auto Care gets your vehicle ready!
As the days become cooler and we start to turn on our car heaters it is time to think about keeping your car safe and reliable for the coming winter. (Is your vehicle ready?)
Start with getting a service, not just an oil change!
Is your vehicle ready?
Batteries tend to […]