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App Enables Self-Reporting Of Possible Ebola Symptoms In Md.

Maryland residents who have been to any of the three West African countries battling an Ebola outbreak now can use their smartphone or computer to report possible symptoms to the state health department, the agency and the application’s developer said Wednesday.

04/01/2015

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Baltimore Cancer Patients Experiment With Cutting Edge Treatment

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Some Baltimore area cancer patients are on the leading edge of treatment. As Mike Schuh reports if the experiment is successful, millions may later follow in their foot steps. Thanks to modern medicine, […]

03/13/2015

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Baltimore County Planning Drug Overdose Response Training

The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering a free, two-hour training course on how to prevent and respond to certain drug overdoses.

01/27/2015

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UMd. Event Highlights Infectious Disease Research

Some of the nation’s leading infectious-disease fighters are speaking at an event in Baltimore highlighting efforts to stop the spread of Ebola and AIDS.

12/12/2014

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Md. Army Reservists Deploying To West Africa To Assist In Ebola Efforts

Helping in the fight against Ebola. More than 100 Maryland Army reservists are heading to West Africa–where more than 5000 people have died from the disease.

11/21/2014