Body and Spirit

Life

Beyond the Bell: Sophomore inspires Mercy High, one teddy bear at a time
Feb 19 2015
At the sweet age of 16, Lucie Amrhein dreams of ways that she can save the world.

How to keep your aging brain fit
Feb 09 2015
At one time or another, we have all forgotten an appointment, a person’s name or misplaced our keys.

Discussing death with your parents
Dec 09 2014
The death of a parent can be one of the most difficult times in a person or family’s life.

Diabetes doesn't make life easy, but can be controlled says Baltimore longshoreman
Nov 21 2014
The first time Boston Oliver experienced low blood sugar leading to hypoglycemia or “sugar shock,” he had no idea what was going on.

Dad’s kidney keeps daughter going
Nov 17 2014
Not that she wanted to, but Lindsey Duquette couldn’t eat a grapefruit.

Centenarian and pathology pioneer reflects on career and vocation
Nov 15 2014
Sister Paula Marie Phelan has spent most of her life in the same place it started – Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore.

Creativity and caring defined NDP senior, not the cancer that took her life
Oct 24 2014
“Consider me well prepared,” Claire Marie Wagonhurst wrote in her college admissions essay.

With midwife use on rise, SJMC adds second seasoned practice to OB-GYN care
Oct 21 2014
Despite a growing trend toward midwife use, it is not well understood by the general public.

St. Augustine parishioner fighting cancer: ‘I never walked alone’
Oct 11 2014
On New Year’s Eve, Tami Scovitch discovered a huge lump in her left armpit.

Parkville mom makes big strides in raising funds for people with autism
Sep 13 2014
In 2010, Trish Kane joined the board of the Abilities Network.