Cancer Comes Down To Luck More Often Than Not, Study FindsAccording to a study published in Science Magazine, two-thirds of cancer is completely random.
For Many Older Americans, Costs Rise Under GOP Health PlanAmong the groups hardest hit by the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act is one that swung for Donald Trump during last year's presidential race — older Americans who have not yet reached Medicare age.
Bill May Ban Foam To-Go Food Containers in MarylandAll expanded polystyrene products used for packaging food products, including foam carriers, could be banned from all Maryland food businesses if pending legislation is passed in the General Assembly this session.
Peanut Butter Substitute Recalled After E. Coli OutbreakA peanut butter substitute sold by an Illinois company is being recalled because 12 cases of E. coli have been linked to the product.
Md. Hospital Says Kids Under 12 Should Stay Home Amid Flu SurgeA local hospital is asking young visitors not to come to the hospital to prevent the flu from spreading to sick patients.
Baltimore Surgeon Gives Boy A New Hand Using His Foot BonesLal Ding was born with radial club hand, a genetic condition that left him without a thumb.
Center For Health Security Gets $16M GrantThe Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health's Center for Health Security has been awarded a three-year, $16 million grant.
Exercise May Not Be Completely Linked To Weight Loss, Study FindsA study conducted at Loyola University found that weight loss isn't directly tied to exercise.
Police, Health Agency To Offer Treatment Instead Of JailBaltimore Police and a mental health organization are launching a pilot program to offer some drug offenders treatment instead of jail.
The State's Uphill Battle Against Heroin AddictionGovernment and law enforcement are in an uphill battle against heroin addiction in Maryland and Governor Hogan signed an executive order Tuesday.
Sugar Free Kids Md. Proposes Bill For Healthier Vending MachinesSugar Free Kids Maryland announced a proposed bill that would require healthier options in vending machines on state property.
Harford Co. Officials Warn Of Synthetic Opiates More Deadly Than HeroinHarford County is grappling with a sudden spike in heroin overdose deaths.