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2012-05-25 23:01:05

During its annual May observance of National Nurses Week, the Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System awarded four nurses with local and network VA Secretary Awards for Excellence in

2012-05-05 23:00:12

The Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System will observe National Nurses Week (May 6-12) with an awards ceremony on May 7, at 3 p.m.

2012-05-02 21:22:13

The delicate balance of microbes in the vagina can change drastically over short periods of time in some women, while remaining the same in others.

2012-03-28 01:00:05

The University of Maryland released details today of the most extensive full face transplant completed to date, including both jaws, teeth, and tongue.

2012-03-24 03:36:40

Preoperative treatment with aromatase inhibitors increases the likelihood that postmenopausal women with estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer will be able to have breast-conserving surgery rather than a mastectomy.

2011-12-15 12:08:47

More than half of the older, anemic patients in a New England Journal of Medicine study did not need blood transfusions as they recovered from hip surgery.

2011-12-12 23:36:01

Researchers from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Baltimore VA Medical Center have launched a study of exercise and computerized memory training to see if those activities may help people with Parkinson's disease prevent memory changes.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.