Body and Spirit

Life

Longtime Mercy volunteer concludes more than five decades of service
Jul 20 2014
A 1937 graduate of IND, Anna Hergenroeder volunteered for 52 years at Mercy Hospital.

Secret Service: Order of Malta quietly casts a long, spiritual shadow
Jul 17 2014
CORRECTED -- The lack of notoriety for the Knights of Malta, it seems, is by design.

Voters in two states to consider legalizing recreational pot in 2014
Jul 16 2014
Nationally, Florida may be on track to be the first Southern state to permit even wider use of medical marijuana.

Keep back pain at bay
Jul 14 2014
If you’re like me, you may suffer from frequent back pain that keeps you from doing the things you love.

Notre Dame of Maryland University receives $1.5 million gift from alumna
Jul 10 2014
Notre Dame of Maryland University announced July 10 it has received a $1.5 million gift from The Pitts Family Foundation

Gratitude motivates liver recipient to compete in national Transplant Games
Jul 10 2014
Daniel Nisonger, 32, is among 32 competitors representing Maryland in the Transplant Games of America

Archdiocese of Philadelphia sells nursing homes for $145 million
Jul 03 2014
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia announced July 1 that it is selling six nursing homes and one assisted living facility operated by archdiocesan Catholic Health Care Services.

Will you pray for me?
Jun 29 2014
Some have been diagnosed with cancer or other life-threatening diseases and don’t know where to turn.

Say ‘no’ to drugs, but ‘yes’ to life, love, job creation, pope says
Jun 20 2014
“No to every type of drug use. It is as simple as that,” Pope Francis said June 20.

John Carroll graduate doesn’t let limited eyesight hold her back
Jun 12 2014
Maggie Buckley was diagnosed with Stargardt disease, the juvenile onset of macular degeneration, at age 10.