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Fungal Disease Fatal To Bats Spreads To Half Of U.S.

A fungal disease that has killed millions of North American bats is spreading and now has been detected in half of the United States, officials said Thursday.

04/11/2014

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Possible Norovirus Reported On Board Baltimore-Based Cruise Ship

Cruise passengers on the Baltimore-based Grandeur of the Seas get more than they bargain for on their Bahamas vacation. More than 100 people get sick, and the cruise line believes the dreaded norovirus is to blame.

04/11/2014

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Health & Human Service Secretary Sebelius Stepping Down

A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.

04/10/2014

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Pimlico Attempting To Break Zumba Record At Black-Eyed Susan Day

Move over thoroughbreds: Zumba fans are taking over Pimlico, hoping to dance their way into the record books–and it’s all for a great cause.

04/09/2014

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General Assembly Candidates Asked To State Positions On Cigarette Tax Hike

Paying more to smoke. Candidates for seats in the General Assembly are being asked to state their positions on a cigarette tax hike.

04/09/2014

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Pimlico Race Course To Attempt Zumba Record At Black-Eyed Susan Day

Pimlico Race Course is attempting to break a world record at this year’s Black Eyed Susan Day. But it has nothing to do with horse racing.

04/08/2014

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Social Media Aided In Probe Of Md. Rabies Death

Public health investigators say they used Facebook and other social media to find people potentially exposed to the rabies virus after a Maryland man died from the disease last year in a rare case of transmission through a transplanted organ.

04/08/2014

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$37 Million Settlement Reached In Unnecessary Heart Stent Case

Thirty-seven million dollars. That’s how much the former owners of St. Joseph Medical Center have agreed to pay out in settlement to hundreds of patients who say they were given an unnecessary medical procedure there.

04/07/2014

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Activists Rally For Reform At Baltimore County Animal Shelter

Outrage, anger and allegations. A group of activists claims animals are living in deplorable conditions at Baltimore County’s animal shelter. Right now they are rallying, demanding change.

04/07/2014

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Lawmakers Reach Compromise On Medical Marijuana

The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available.

04/07/2014

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Woman Accused Of Posing As Physician’s Assistant

Maryland’s U.S. Attorney’s Office says a woman has been indicted of charges of posing as a licensed physician’s assistant, treating Medicaid patients and writing prescriptions.

04/04/2014

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Health Professionals Fear Tragedies Such As Fort Hood Stigmatize Mental Illness

Authorities in Fort Hood, Texas are trying to piece together what led an Iraq War veteran to kill three people and wound 16 others before taking his own life at an Army base in Texas.

04/03/2014

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Famous Women Who Underwent Double Mastectomies

These famous women have had double mastectomies.

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The Country’s Most Unique, Fun Diet-Busting Foods

These are some of the countries most tasty yet unhealthy food choices.

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10 Health Exams Women Need

The 10 health exams that women need.

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8 Germiest Surfaces To Avoid To Stay Healthy

Keep your hands to yourself! Or at least while you’re out in public. Here’s a list of eight surfaces to avoid if you want to stay healthy.

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Five Allergy Fighting Foods

These are five allergy-fighting foods

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Plastic Surgery Regrets

Here’s a list of celebs who openly admit they regret going under the knife to get that perfect body.

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Namaste: Yoga Poses For Beginners

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