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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

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Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of Ebola

Gov. Martin O’Malley joined with some of the state’s top health officials to talk about how Maryland is responding and preparing for any possible cases of the Ebola virus.

10/17/2014

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Dallas Nurse Comes To Md. For Ebola Treatment

The Texas nurse who first contracted Ebola after treating an infected Liberian national in Dallas has been flown to Maryland to receive treatment.

10/16/2014

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University Of Maryland Plays Role In Ebola Vaccine Test In Africa

More than 4,000 people have now died in the worst Ebola outbreak in history, and officials with the United Nations say the number of cases is doubling every three to four weeks in West Africa. Now the first human trials of an Ebola vaccine are underway.

10/10/2014

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