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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

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Spread Of Viral Meningitis A Concern At University Of Maryland, College Park

There have been 31 confirmed or suspected cases of viral meningitis among the University of Maryland student population, and the University Health Center says it is continuing to see levels of activity.

11/14/2014

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Things To Know For Maryland’s Health Care Sign Up

Thousands of Maryland residents already have started shopping for health care plans on the state’s extensively revamped exchange website, which opened last week for browsing without any reported problems.

11/14/2014