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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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Md. Audit Released On Health Exchange Problems; State Health Secretary Testifies

Maryland auditors who examined the state’s badly flawed health exchange website were given redacted documents to review and produced a report that is limited and provides an incomplete understanding of the development of the site, the state’s legislative auditor wrote.

04/03/2014

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Md. Moves To Revamp Flawed Health Exchange

A Maryland board voted Tuesday to replace technology in the state’s badly flawed health-exchange website instead of fixing its current system or partnering with the federal health care exchange.

04/02/2014

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Settlements Near In Unnecessary Stents Lawsuits

Court documents show that settlements in two class-action lawsuits over unnecessary artery stents at a Towson hospital are awaiting court approval.

04/01/2014

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New Md. Health Exchange Site To Be Modeled After Connecticut’s

Hundreds of millions of dollars were invested into Maryland’s problem-plagued health care website. Now state officials have announced an upgrade to the site–but it comes with a hefty price tag.

04/01/2014

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It’s Deadline Day For Health Care Enrollment

Marylanders are just hours away from the deadline to enroll in affordable health care. It was a busy weekend for the Maryland Health Connection.

03/31/2014

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Tainted Food Suspected In Pa. School Trip Illness

Maryland public health officials are investigating the cause of nausea and vomiting that struck high school students aboard a bus returning to Uniontown, Pa., from Washington, D.C. over the weekend.

03/31/2014

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House Committee To Consider Marijuana Bill

A House committee is preparing to take up a bill that would eliminate criminal charges for possessing small amounts of marijuana.

03/31/2014

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Report Shows More Children Are Being Diagnosed With Autism

New numbers released this week show more and more children are being diagnosed with autism. It’s 30 percent higher than it was two years ago.

03/30/2014

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Deadline Approaching To Enroll In Md. Health Exchange

There are just a few hours left to enroll in private health insurance through the Maryland Health Connection.

03/30/2014

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Maryland Health Care Sign-Up Fair Draws Hundreds

The clock is ticking. As the deadline to enroll in Obamacare looms, many Marylanders still haven’t signed up.

03/29/2014

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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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